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ZIP Code 20603

Primary City:Waldorf, MD (View All Cities)
County: Charles County
Timezone: Eastern (12:44pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.63, -76.97
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20603

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20603. 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 20603. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20603, 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:
Waldorf, MD
Acceptable:
Saint Charles

Stats and Demographics for the 20603 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20603 is located in central Maryland and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20603 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20603 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,967
Population Density 1,696 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,317
Median Home Value $300,700
Land Area 17.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,766
Median Household Income $102,605

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0381,1751,3301,2697967608191,1051,2491,3251,021713481254139845726
Female9751,1521,3591,2738468531,0601,4301,6051,4561,12382353129919015010695
Total2,0132,3272,6892,5421,6421,6131,8792,5352,8542,7812,1441,5361,012553329234163121

Gender

 Male 13,641 47%
 Female 15,326 53%
Gender

Race

 White 10,298 35.6%
 Black Or African American 15,291 52.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 114 0.4%
 Asian 1,482 5.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.1%
 Other Race 431 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,320 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner468562,3372,4621,29040013537
Renter1366016623912021087627
Total1821,4572,9992,8531,49250821164

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,454 56%
 Single Guardian 2,173 22%
 Singles 1,728 18%
 Singles With Roommate 411 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,964 51%
 Households with Kids 4,802 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male196213209219225230237227256264239269269289294282264248181181
Female174208206197201236237220258273251275272288286266287256178178
Total370421415416426466474447514537490544541577580548551504359359

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20603 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20603 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 20603 real estate data, the median home value of $300,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20603 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20603 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20603 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,953 100.0%
 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 14 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,208 70%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 355 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,203 21%
 Households Vacant 551 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 212 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 163 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 125 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 1%
 1 Bedroom 429 18%
 2 Bedroom 753 32%
 3+ Bedroom 1,142 49%
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 $102,605 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20603 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 20603 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 20603 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,641 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,639 16%
 No Earnings 5,489 24%
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 13,641 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,639 16%
 No Earnings 5,489 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,340 89%
 Public transportation 1,070 7%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 200 1%
 Worked at Home 460 3%
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 497 6%
 High School Graduate 4,372 51%
 Associate's degree 515 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,961 23%
 Master's degree 912 11%
 Professional school degree 93 1%
 Doctorate degree 201 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,471 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 844 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,143 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20603

ZIP Code 20603 is in the Charles County Public Schools. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20603.

C. Paul Barnhart Elementary School
4800 Lancaster Circle
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charles County Public Schools
Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer Elementary School
2820 Jenifer School Ln
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charles County Public Schools
Mattawoman Middle School
10145 Berry Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charles County Public Schools
Berry Elementary School
10155 Berry Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charles County Public Schools
William B. Wade Elementary School
2300 Smallwood Dr West
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charles County Public Schools
William A. Diggs Elementary
2615 Davis Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charles County Public Schools
Theodore G. Davis Middle School
2495 Davis Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charles County Public Schools
Westlake High School
3300 Middletown Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Charles County Public Schools
North Point High School
2500 Davis Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Charles County Public Schools
Goddard School of Waldorf
7005 Saint Florian Dr
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Waldorf Baptist Kindergarten & Preschool
10045 Bunker Hill Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Beddow School - Waldorf Campus
6008 Hampshire Cir
Waldorf, MD 20603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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