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ZIP Code 20009

Primary City:Washington, DC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Kalorama Heights|Northwest
County: District of Columbia
Timezone: Eastern (7:45am)
Area code: 202 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.92, -77.04
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20009

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20009. 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 20009. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20009, 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 20009 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20009 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 20009 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 20009 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 47,992
Population Density 36,495 people per sq mi
Housing Units 29,093
Median Home Value $539,400
Land Area 1.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 26,825
Median Household Income $88,684

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9805254716141,9244,5273,8582,7001,9361,7681,4841,14389265338720312886
Female8815084478042,7155,3943,8882,1321,3681,031979880870649409281257220
Total1,8611,0339181,4184,6399,9217,7464,8323,3042,7992,4632,0231,7621,302796484385306

Gender

 Male 24,279 51%
 Female 23,713 49%
Gender

Race

 White 30,116 62.8%
 Black Or African American 10,276 21.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 176 0.4%
 Asian 2,465 5.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 33 0.1%
 Other Race 3,266 6.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,660 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner932,3582,5561,8301,35372724489
Renter1,7618,1533,0051,7971,358862464175
Total1,85410,5115,5613,6272,7111,589708264

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,292 16%
 Single Guardian 2,402 9%
 Singles 14,235 53%
 Singles With Roommate 5,896 22%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 24,119 90%
 Households with Kids 2,706 10%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1951801911401161219210591918299110899899115105197186
Female2071761381351119610810390948688839611210596187304258
Total402356329275227217200208181185168187193185210204211292501444

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20009 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 20009 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 20009 real estate data, the median home value of $539,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 20009. Rentals in 20009 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20009 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 46,778 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 23 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 4 0.0%
 College Student Housing 764 1.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 423 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,235 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,015 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 17,575 60%
 Households Vacant 2,268 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,201 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 86 4%
 For Sale Only 191 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 65 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 274 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 451 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3,770 22%
 1 Bedroom 8,128 47%
 2 Bedroom 4,269 25%
 3+ Bedroom 1,034 6%
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 $88,684 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20009 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 20009 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 20009 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 20009 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. Most commuters in 20009 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 29,255 64%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,678 21%
 No Earnings 6,629 15%
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 29,255 64%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,678 21%
 No Earnings 6,629 15%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,431 26.3%
 Public transportation 15,037 42.0%
 Taxicab 239 0.7%
 Motorcycle 56 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9,057 25.3%
 Worked at Home 1,986 5.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,796 8%
 High School Graduate 3,195 15%
 Associate's degree 335 2%
 Bachelor's degree 6,906 32%
 Master's degree 4,931 23%
 Professional school degree 2,894 14%
 Doctorate degree 1,295 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,342 68.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 814 23.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 265 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20009

ZIP Code 20009 is in the Carlos Rosario International Public Charter Schools. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20009.

Carlos Rosario International Pcs Harvard Street Ca
1100 Harvard St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Carlos Rosario International Public Charter Schools
Carlos Rosario International Pcs S Street Campus
1501 Columbia Rd NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Carlos Rosario International Public Charter Schools
Youthbuild Pcs
3014 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Youth Build Public Charter Schools
Meridian Pcs
2120 13th St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Public Charter Schools
Education Strengthens Families Esf Pcs
2333 Ontario Rd NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Education Strenghtens Families Public Charter Schools
Ross Elementary School
1730 R St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Marie Reed Elementary School
2201 18th St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
H D Cooke Elementary School
2525 17th St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Garrison Elementary School
1200 South St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
D C Bilingual Pcs
1420 Columbia Rd NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: DC Bilingual Public Charter Schools
Appletree Early Learning Center Pcs Columbia Heigh
2750 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appletree Early Learning Center Public Charter Schools
Inspired Teaching Demonstration Pcs
1328 Florida Ave NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Inspired Teaching Demonstration Public Charter Schools
Shining Stars Montessori Pcs
1328 Florida Ave NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shining Stars Montessori Public Charter Schools
Booker T Washington Pcs
1346 Florida Ave NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Booker T Washington Public Charter Schools
The Next Step Pcs
1419 Columbia Rd NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: The Next Step Public Charter Schools
The Next Step Pcs-Adult
1420 Columbia Rd NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: The Next Step Public Charter Schools
Cardozo Shs
2501 11th St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Latin America Youth Center Career Academy
3047 15th St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Latin America Youth Center Layc Career Academy
St Augustine Catholic School
1421 V St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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