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ZIP Code 20623

Primary City:Cheltenham, MD (View All Cities)
County: Prince George's County
Timezone: Eastern (10:20pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.74, -76.84
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20623

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20623. 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 20623. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20623, 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:
Cheltenham, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 20623 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20623 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 20623 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20623 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,744
Population Density 1,425 people per sq mi
Housing Units 892
Median Home Value $302,900
Land Area 1.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 851
Median Household Income $139,960

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male75841142046641637712013512895773618862
Female6785114122706162991721431409768402512108
Total1421692283261361021251762922782681921457643201610

Gender

 Male 1,349 49%
 Female 1,395 51%
Gender

Race

 White 386 14.1%
 Black Or African American 2,208 80.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.5%
 Asian 38 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 24 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 72 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner24720329117970143
Renter01210612200
Total25921329719172143

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 550 65%
 Single Guardian 167 20%
 Singles 103 12%
 Singles With Roommate 31 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 439 52%
 Households with Kids 412 48%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1014192213171618201221253026466051331418
Female141681618131223192222162826352520251718
Total2430273831302841393443415852818571583136

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20623 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20623 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 20623 real estate data, the median home value of $302,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20623 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20623 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20623 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,674 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 70 3%
 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 757 85%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 52 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 5%
 Households Vacant 41 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 7%
 For Sale Only 22 54%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 33 100%
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 $139,960 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20623 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. ZIP code 20623 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 20623 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 1,314 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 441 19%
 No Earnings 536 23%
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 1,314 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 441 19%
 No Earnings 536 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,275 83%
 Public transportation 170 11%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 2%
 Worked at Home 50 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 46 5%
 High School Graduate 561 60%
 Associate's degree 70 7%
 Bachelor's degree 182 19%
 Master's degree 83 9%
 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 447 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 125 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 43 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20623

ZIP Code 20623 is in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20623.

Croom Vocational
9400 Surratts Rd
Cheltenham, MD 20623
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools

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