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ZIP Code 20036

Primary City:Washington, DC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Dupont Circle|Northwest
County: District of Columbia
Timezone: Eastern (5:51am)
Area code: 202 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.907, -77.042
ZIP (~800 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20036

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20036. 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 20036. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20036, 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 20036 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20036 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 20036 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 20036 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,435
Population Density 16,327 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,269
Median Home Value $388,600
Land Area 0.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,876
Median Household Income $78,935

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2611420206614463277190206195164146944823236
Female25154104268354722131151061161011016837322617
Total51268306321,44993549030531231126524716285554923

Gender

 Male 2,716 50%
 Female 2,719 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,185 77.0%
 Black Or African American 432 7.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 543 10.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 82 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 180 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner20351281230229133567
Renter3871,417332190131653512
Total4071,7686134203601989119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 391 10%
 Single Guardian 68 2%
 Singles 2,839 73%
 Singles With Roommate 578 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 3,810 98%
 Households with Kids 66 2%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male64624502000121424827
Female44133811220110211245
Total108757131322023163510612

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20036 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 20036 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 20036 real estate data, the median home value of $388,600 is extremely high 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 20036. Rentals in 20036 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20036 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,108 94.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 315 5.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,052 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 255 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,569 60%
 Households Vacant 393 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 90 22.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 4.8%
 For Sale Only 22 5.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 128 32.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 120 30.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 864 33.7%
 1 Bedroom 1,382 53.9%
 2 Bedroom 300 11.7%
 3+ Bedroom 16 0.6%
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 $78,935 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20036 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 20036 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 20036 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 20036 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 20036 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 3,372 67%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 978 19%
 No Earnings 701 14%
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 3,372 67%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 978 19%
 No Earnings 701 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 785 19.5%
 Public transportation 1,339 33.3%
 Taxicab 22 0.5%
 Motorcycle 27 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,617 40.2%
 Worked at Home 233 5.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 20036 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 1 0.0%
 High School Graduate 270 13.4%
 Associate's degree 30 1.5%
 Bachelor's degree 741 36.7%
 Master's degree 527 26.1%
 Professional school degree 322 15.9%
 Doctorate degree 128 6.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 58 43.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 75 55.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 1.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20036

ZIP Code 20036 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20036.

The School for Ethics and Global Leadership
1528 18th St NW
Washington, DC 20036
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private

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