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ZIP Code 20024

Primary City:Washington, DC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Washington
County: District of Columbia
Timezone: Eastern (3:39pm)
Area code: 202 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.87, -77.03
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20024

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20024. 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 20024. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20024, 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
Acceptable:
Fort Lesley J Mcnair, Fort Mcnair, Ft L J Mcnair

Stats and Demographics for the 20024 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20024 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 a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20024 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. 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 20024 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,510
Population Density 4,403 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,732
Median Home Value $317,200
Land Area 2.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,790
Median Household Income $72,870

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2251762192194036105024173593783824113522361521268677
Female246178187252449692588435370429437514409284260181126143
Total4713544064718521,3021,090852729807819925761520412307212220

Gender

 Male 5,330 46%
 Female 6,180 54%
Gender

Race

 White 3,941 34.2%
 Black Or African American 6,370 55.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 76 0.7%
 Asian 526 4.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 188 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 405 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22403424450638432260123
Renter2821,09665776968132516365
Total3041,4991,0811,2191,319757423188

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 974 14%
 Single Guardian 1,081 16%
 Singles 3,968 58%
 Singles With Roommate 767 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,926 87%
 Households with Kids 864 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4350484134333541334241395146433857404154
Female6261503130373242373039404731535256424951
Total10511198726470678370728079987796901138290105

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20024 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 20024 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 20024 real estate data, the median home value of $317,200 is 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 20024. Rentals in 20024 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20024 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,490 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,121 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 631 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,038 52%
 Households Vacant 942 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 273 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 319 34%
 Sold & Unoccupied 51 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 195 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 601 15%
 1 Bedroom 1,675 41%
 2 Bedroom 1,312 32%
 3+ Bedroom 479 12%
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 $72,870 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20024 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 20024 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 20024 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 20024 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 20024. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,865 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,927 18%
 No Earnings 2,927 27%
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 5,865 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,927 18%
 No Earnings 2,927 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,512 35.6%
 Public transportation 3,254 46.1%
 Taxicab 113 1.6%
 Motorcycle 28 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 902 12.8%
 Worked at Home 247 3.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 20024 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 173 4%
 High School Graduate 872 21%
 Associate's degree 142 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,394 33%
 Master's degree 1,045 25%
 Professional school degree 314 7%
 Doctorate degree 291 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 757 95.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 2.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 1.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20024

ZIP Code 20024 is in the District of Columbia Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20024.

Amidon Bowen Elementary School
401 Eye St SW
Washington, DC 20024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Jefferson Ms
801 7th St SW
Washington, DC 20024
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Jefferson Middle School 6th Grade Academy
801 7th St SW
Washington, DC 20024
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Appletree Early Learning Center Pcs Riverside
680 I St SW
Washington, DC 20024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appletree Early Learning Center Public Charter Schools
Appletree Early Learning Center Pcs Amidon
401 I St SW
Washington, DC 20024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appletree Early Learning Center Public Charter Schools
High Road School
1530 1st St SW
Washington, DC 20024
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Private

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