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ZIP Code 20705

Primary City:Beltsville, MD (View All Cities)
County: Prince George's County
Timezone: Eastern (6:54am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.04, -76.90
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20705

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20705. 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 20705. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20705, 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:
Beltsville, MD
Acceptable:
Calverton

Stats and Demographics for the 20705 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20705 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 20705 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20705 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,188
Population Density 1,657 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,281
Median Home Value $272,900
Land Area 15.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,700
Median Household Income $76,486

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9668578748258771,1431,0059559471,020959769566341269185127146
Female9299058047698421,0399981,0059231,0301,013876647488301244196348
Total1,8951,7621,6781,5941,7192,1822,0031,9601,8702,0501,9721,6451,213829570429323494

Gender

 Male 12,831 49%
 Female 13,357 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,346 31.9%
 Black Or African American 10,386 39.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 126 0.5%
 Asian 3,035 11.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 3,218 12.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,069 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner545471,1071,6081,309665386121
Renter20483271955831210852118
Total2581,3791,8262,1661,621773438239

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,158 48%
 Single Guardian 1,934 22%
 Singles 2,041 23%
 Singles With Roommate 567 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,348 61%
 Households with Kids 3,352 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male197181218172181171153156196192175169174164163174181152155167
Female194170200181179178201167180160160153174157148161161139160127
Total391351418353360349354323376352335322348321311335342291315294

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20705 has a small 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 20705 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 20705 real estate data, the median home value of $272,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20705 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20705 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 20705 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,890 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 236 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 62 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,867 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 930 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,903 31%
 Households Vacant 581 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 219 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 141 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 173 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 212 7%
 1 Bedroom 870 31%
 2 Bedroom 1,099 39%
 3+ Bedroom 667 23%
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 $76,486 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20705 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. Residents in ZIP code 20705 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. However, that is not the case in 20705. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,781 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,425 22%
 No Earnings 4,507 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 10,781 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,425 22%
 No Earnings 4,507 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,183 88%
 Public transportation 1,011 7%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 253 2%
 Worked at Home 323 2%
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 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 1,410 17%
 High School Graduate 3,807 46%
 Associate's degree 375 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,619 19%
 Master's degree 779 9%
 Professional school degree 113 1%
 Doctorate degree 251 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,216 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 692 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 414 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20705

ZIP Code 20705 is in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20705.

James E. Duckworth Regional Center
11201 Evans Trl
Beltsville, MD 20705
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Beltsville Academy
4300 Wicomico Ave
Beltsville, MD 20705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Calverton Elementary
3400 Beltsville Rd
Beltsville, MD 20705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School
4545 Ammendale Rd
Beltsville, MD 20705
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Frances Fuchs Early Childhood Center
11011 Cherry Hill Rd
Beltsville, MD 20705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Vansville Elementary
6813 Ammendale Rd
Beltsville, MD 20705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
High Point High School
3601 Powder Mill Rd
Beltsville, MD 20705
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Beltsville Sda School
4230 Ammendale Rd
Beltsville, MD 20705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Joseph Catholic School
11011 Montgomery Rd
Beltsville, MD 20705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hope Christian Academy
11416 Cedar Ln
Beltsville, MD 20705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Princeton Day Academy
6251-a Ammendale Rd
Beltsville, MD 20705
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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