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ZIP Code 20715

Primary City:Bowie, MD (View All Cities)
County: Prince George's County
Timezone: Eastern (2:55pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.99, -76.74
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20715

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20715. 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 20715. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20715, 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:
Bowie, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 20715 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20715 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 20715 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20715 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,382
Population Density 1,815 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,357
Median Home Value $299,300
Land Area 14.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,071
Median Household Income $107,361

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7487858651,0969726375847399241,0891,006854636459427357231126
Female6577738351,2069935896888351,0631,1771,137941727623542452322287
Total1,4051,5581,7002,3021,9651,2261,2721,5741,9872,2662,1431,7951,3631,082969809553413

Gender

 Male 12,535 48%
 Female 13,847 52%
Gender

Race

 White 15,818 60.0%
 Black Or African American 7,866 29.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 63 0.2%
 Asian 952 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 657 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,017 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner546011,5402,1771,6361,150852198
Renter29157208213103594153
Total837581,7482,3901,7391,209893251

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,225 58%
 Single Guardian 1,487 16%
 Singles 1,859 20%
 Singles With Roommate 500 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,000 66%
 Households with Kids 3,071 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male142152156148148165147171154163162188188164190189199294224230
Female133124136135143144154164168156175164174166158186178353331307
Total275276292283291309301335322319337352362330348375377647555537

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20715 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 20715 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 20715 real estate data, the median home value of $299,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20715 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20715 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20715 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,005 94.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 29 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,290 4.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 58 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,585 70%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,623 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 863 9%
 Households Vacant 286 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Sale Only 101 35%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 121 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 29 4%
 3+ Bedroom 654 96%
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 $107,361 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20715 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. Residents in ZIP code 20715 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 20715. 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 10,657 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,640 25%
 No Earnings 5,847 26%
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 10,657 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,640 25%
 No Earnings 5,847 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,813 84.0%
 Public transportation 1,223 8.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 46 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 438 3.1%
 Worked at Home 549 3.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 20715 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 331 4%
 High School Graduate 3,873 45%
 Associate's degree 442 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,272 27%
 Master's degree 1,156 14%
 Professional school degree 221 3%
 Doctorate degree 256 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,787 68.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,317 23.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 434 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20715

ZIP Code 20715 is in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20715.

Yorktown Elementary
7301 Race Track Rd
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Benjamin Tasker Middle School
4901 Collington Rd
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Chapel Forge Early Childhood Center
12711 Milan Way
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Kenilworth Elementary
12520 Kembridge Dr
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Rockledge Elementary
7701 Laurel Bowie Rd
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Samuel Ogle Middle School
4111 Chelmont Ln
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Tulip Grove Elementary
2909 Trainor Ln
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Whitehall Elementary
3901 Woodhaven Ln
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Bowie High School
15200 Annapolis Rd
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Bowie Montessori Childrens House
5004 Randonstone Ln
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Pius X School
14710 Annapolis Rd
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Belair Baptist Christian Academy
2801 Belair Dr
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Cornerstone Christian Academy
16010 Annapolis Rd
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Matthew'S Early Education Center
14900 Annapolis Rd
Bowie, MD 20715
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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