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ZIP Code 20707

Primary City:Laurel, MD (View All Cities)
County: Prince George's County
Timezone: Eastern (12:23pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.10, -76.88
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20707

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20707. 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 20707. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20707, 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:
Laurel, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 20707 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20707 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 20707 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20707 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,538
Population Density 2,827 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,576
Median Home Value $285,800
Land Area 11.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,643
Median Household Income $76,549

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1409778868801,1261,3141,3181,2771,1111,1501,08390669146032022613189
Female1,1449578957889991,4591,4891,3401,2441,2471,266996857583440318207224
Total2,2841,9341,7811,6682,1252,7732,8072,6172,3552,3972,3491,9021,5481,043760544338313

Gender

 Male 15,085 48%
 Female 16,453 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,405 36.2%
 Black Or African American 13,710 43.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 124 0.4%
 Asian 2,862 9.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.1%
 Other Race 2,255 7.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,162 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner601,0561,7701,8911,556876414122
Renter3781,4661,09391156923814994
Total4382,5222,8632,8022,1251,114563216

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,002 40%
 Single Guardian 2,466 20%
 Singles 4,283 34%
 Singles With Roommate 892 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,756 69%
 Households with Kids 3,887 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male222261216204232196176183190195172172177170174169171180186205
Female236237233229214188190183182175184184181171166174171132145143
Total458498449433446384366366372370356356358341340343342312331348

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20707 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20707 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 20707 real estate data, the median home value of $285,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20707 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20707 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 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 20707 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,332 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.0%
 Other Institutional 3 0.0%
 College Student Housing 132 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 65 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,776 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 969 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,898 36%
 Households Vacant 933 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 467 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Sale Only 154 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 213 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 228 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,889 39%
 2 Bedroom 1,738 36%
 3+ Bedroom 930 19%
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 $76,549 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20707 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 20707 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 20707. 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 13,630 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,009 24%
 No Earnings 5,804 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 13,630 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,009 24%
 No Earnings 5,804 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,988 84.4%
 Public transportation 1,195 6.7%
 Taxicab 59 0.3%
 Motorcycle 20 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 862 4.9%
 Worked at Home 644 3.6%
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 1,530 15%
 High School Graduate 4,262 41%
 Associate's degree 598 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,344 22%
 Master's degree 1,295 12%
 Professional school degree 209 2%
 Doctorate degree 224 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,812 67.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,140 20.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 662 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20707

ZIP Code 20707 is in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20707.

Scotchtown Hills Elementary
15950 Dorset Rd
Laurel, MD 20707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Bond Mill Elementary
16001 Sherwood Ave
Laurel, MD 20707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Laurel Elementary
516 Montgomery St
Laurel, MD 20707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Chesapeake Math and It Public Charter
6100 Frost Place
Laurel, MD 20707
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Laurel High School
8000 Cherry Ln
Laurel, MD 20707
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
St Mary of the Mills School
106 Saint Marys Pl
Laurel, MD 20707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Baptist School of Laurel
15002 First Baptist Ln
Laurel, MD 20707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Vincent Pallotti High School
113 Saint Marys Pl
Laurel, MD 20707
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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