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ZIP Code 20006

Primary City:Washington, DC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West End|Northwest
County: District of Columbia
Timezone: Eastern (9:12am)
Area code: 202 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.90, -77.04
ZIP (~1300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20006

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20006. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 20006. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20006, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Washington, DC

Stats and Demographics for the 20006 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20006 is located in central District of Columbia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20006 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20006 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,227
Population Density 9,518 people per sq mi
Housing Units 940
Median Home Value $231,700
Land Area 0.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 874
Median Household Income $30,208

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 20Female Median Age: 20

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6116955271475838212915251769035
Female2227895611244315148717596578
Total8331,4841,088271101533537224222151551013

Gender

 Male 1,603 50%
 Female 1,624 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,474 76.7%
 Black Or African American 189 5.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 393 12.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 39 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 126 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner412928932
Renter40827261292214811
Total412284703130231113

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 31 4%
 Single Guardian 14 2%
 Singles 687 79%
 Singles With Roommate 142 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 863 99%
 Households with Kids 11 1%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11011000010000433264421184
Female00100010100020104333451202
Total11111010110020537597872386

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20006 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 20006 were primarily built in the 1960s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 20006 real estate data, the median home value of $231,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 20006. Rentals in 20006 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20006 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,120 35%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 2,017 63%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 90 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 30 3%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 19 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 825 88%
 Households Vacant 66 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 46 70%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 298 48%
 1 Bedroom 219 36%
 2 Bedroom 71 12%
 3+ Bedroom 27 4%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $30,208 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20006 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 20006 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 20006 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 20006 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 20006 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 287 9%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,540 51%
 No Earnings 1,222 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 287 9%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,540 51%
 No Earnings 1,222 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 42 4%
 Public transportation 304 32%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 551 58%
 Worked at Home 52 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 20006 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0.0%
 High School Graduate 23 8.2%
 Associate's degree 8 2.9%
 Bachelor's degree 100 35.8%
 Master's degree 132 47.3%
 Professional school degree 15 5.4%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7 33%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 67%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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