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ZIP Code 20608

Primary City:Aquasco, MD (View All Cities)
County: Prince George's County
Timezone: Eastern (2:45am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.58, -76.71
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20608

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20608. 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 20608. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20608, 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:
Aquasco, MD
Acceptable:
Eagle Harbor

Stats and Demographics for the 20608 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20608 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20608 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20608 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 919
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 426
Median Home Value $337,800
Land Area 17.60 sq mi
Water Area 2.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 346
Median Household Income $63,274

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2925312733231411354947303023331394
Female2318183114301016455039412726272198
Total524349584753242780998671574960341812

Gender

 Male 466 51%
 Female 453 49%
Gender

Race

 White 446 48.5%
 Black Or African American 453 49.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.5%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01937776364256
Renter399156733
Total32846926971289

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 208 60%
 Single Guardian 47 14%
 Singles 71 21%
 Singles With Roommate 20 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 236 68%
 Households with Kids 110 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male696494543734143758437
Female83433453343425877542
Total141210712810761168168151215979

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20608 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20608 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1980s. Looking at 20608 real estate data, the median home value of $337,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20608 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20608 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20608 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 919 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 209 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 82 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 13%
 Households Vacant 80 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 51%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 11%
 2 Bedroom 10 28%
 3+ Bedroom 22 61%
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 $63,274 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20608 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 20608 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 20608 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 281 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 129 20%
 No Earnings 226 36%
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 281 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 129 20%
 No Earnings 226 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 322 93.6%
 Public transportation 2 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 4.4%
 Worked at Home 5 1.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 84 32%
 High School Graduate 147 55%
 Associate's degree 11 4%
 Bachelor's degree 23 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 106 68.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 25.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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