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ZIP Code 20653

Primary City:Lexington Park, MD (View All Cities)
County: St. Mary's County
Timezone: Eastern (6:48pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.2, -76.4
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20653

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20653. 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 20653. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20653, 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:
Lexington Park, MD
Acceptable:
Lexington Pk
Unacceptable:
Lex Pk

Stats and Demographics for the 20653 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20653 is located in southeast 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 20653 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20653 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,481
Population Density 753 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,066
Median Home Value $261,000
Land Area 32.53 sq mi
Water Area 3.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,194
Median Household Income $73,958

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1299158128411,0371,2069607348759538265704492911851158372
Female1,1319478108461,1441,17494382286494280063247630022717711380
Total2,2601,8621,6221,6872,1812,3801,9031,5561,7391,8951,6261,202925591412292196152

Gender

 Male 12,053 49%
 Female 12,428 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,780 60.4%
 Black Or African American 6,723 27.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 132 0.5%
 Asian 1,029 4.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 29 0.1%
 Other Race 567 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,221 5.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner918021,0501,37288449318874
Renter6161,4698116993681519729
Total7072,2711,8612,0711,252644285103

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,031 44%
 Single Guardian 1,986 22%
 Singles 2,432 26%
 Singles With Roommate 745 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,652 61%
 Households with Kids 3,542 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male226246231188218169160190178170155151174162189166172153161201
Female212241214243209180191166201163164196157130160169180159178225
Total438487445431427349351356379333319347331292349335352312339426

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20653 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20653 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 20653 real estate data, the median home value of $261,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20653 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20653 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ 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 20653 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,960 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 108 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 347 1.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 66 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,990 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 964 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,240 42%
 Households Vacant 872 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 452 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 153 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 106 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 125 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 82 2%
 1 Bedroom 615 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,565 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,664 42%
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 $73,958 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20653 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 20653 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,962 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,871 20%
 No Earnings 5,572 29%
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 9,962 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,871 20%
 No Earnings 5,572 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,474 91.5%
 Public transportation 277 2.2%
 Taxicab 16 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 505 4.0%
 Worked at Home 269 2.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 872 11%
 High School Graduate 3,564 46%
 Associate's degree 530 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,654 21%
 Master's degree 889 12%
 Professional school degree 93 1%
 Doctorate degree 97 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,360 76.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 590 10.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 765 13.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20653

ZIP Code 20653 is in the St. Mary'S County Public Schools. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20653.

Esperanza Middle School
22790 Maple Rd
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Mary'S County Public Schools
Green Holly Elementary School
46060 Millstone Landing Rd
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Mary'S County Public Schools
Lexington Park Elementary
46763 Shangri La Dr
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Mary'S County Public Schools
Spring Ridge Middle School
19856 Three Notch Rd
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Mary'S County Public Schools
Town Creek Elementary
45805 Dent Dr
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Mary'S County Public Schools
Chesapeake Charter School
20945 Great Mills Rd
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Mary'S County Public Schools
St Michaels School
16560 Three Notch Rd
Ridge, MD 20653
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bay Montessori School
20525 Willows Rd
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lexington Park Baptist Preschool
46855 S Shangri La Dr Ste 100
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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