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ZIP Code 20688

Primary City:Solomons, MD (View All Cities)
County: Calvert County
Timezone: Eastern (6:40am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.33, -76.47
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20688

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20688. 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 20688. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20688, 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:
Solomons, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 20688 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20688 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20688 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 20688 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,828
Population Density 1,277 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,188
Median Home Value $398,100
Land Area 1.43 sq mi
Water Area 2.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 970
Median Household Income $61,458

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 62Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 68

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male223226373334282154384161525338455884
Female25233525244030283153595667586588134230
Total47556162577458498591100117119111103133192314

Gender

 Male 757 41%
 Female 1,071 59%
Gender

Race

 White 1,632 89.3%
 Black Or African American 128 7.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 25 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 31 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7175765105969664
Renter135232383641108143
Total206989103141137204207

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 354 36%
 Single Guardian 64 7%
 Singles 503 52%
 Singles With Roommate 49 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 851 88%
 Households with Kids 119 12%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2682754610628731295562
Female373846436510569973243
Total5131110111189161112131312211687105

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20688 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20688 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 20688 real estate data, the median home value of $398,100 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 20688. Rentals in 20688 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20688 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,692 92.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 133 7.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 300 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 207 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 463 39%
 Households Vacant 218 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 28.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1.4%
 For Sale Only 15 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 114 52.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 7.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 78 12%
 1 Bedroom 175 27%
 2 Bedroom 238 37%
 3+ Bedroom 158 24%
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 $61,458 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20688 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. Most commuters in 20688 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 370 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 196 13%
 No Earnings 979 63%
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 370 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 196 13%
 No Earnings 979 63%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 407 88.7%
 Public transportation 1 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2.0%
 Worked at Home 42 9.2%
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 59 9%
 High School Graduate 165 24%
 Associate's degree 36 5%
 Bachelor's degree 279 41%
 Master's degree 106 16%
 Professional school degree 6 1%
 Doctorate degree 27 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 0 0.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 59.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 40.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20688

ZIP Code 20688 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20688.

Our Lady Star of the Sea School
90 Alexander Ln
Solomons, MD 20688
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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