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ZIP Code 20716

Primary City:Bowie, MD (View All Cities)
County: Prince George's County
Timezone: Eastern (12:04am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.93, -76.71
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20716

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20716. 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 20716. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20716, 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
Acceptable:
Mitchellville
Unacceptable:
S Bowie, South Bowie

Stats and Demographics for the 20716 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20716 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 20716 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 small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20716 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,787
Population Density 1,802 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,469
Median Home Value $283,000
Land Area 11.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,087
Median Household Income $96,409

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6877587477644795946027958278057235344002962081198672
Female6866747216465327208549631,0351,018934667525380272222195247
Total1,3731,4321,4681,4101,0111,3141,4561,7581,8621,8231,6571,201925676480341281319

Gender

 Male 9,496 46%
 Female 11,291 54%
Gender

Race

 White 6,032 29.0%
 Black Or African American 12,636 60.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.3%
 Asian 934 4.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.1%
 Other Race 357 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 736 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner337551,5621,7631,11149720538
Renter86443517319192209209148
Total1191,1982,0792,0821,303706414186

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,541 44%
 Single Guardian 1,706 21%
 Singles 2,423 30%
 Singles With Roommate 417 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,135 63%
 Households with Kids 2,952 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13814016112515114513814418016314912413617516415519812112698
Female13312214513413713312214313913514117113713715414514599103108
Total271262306259288278260287319298290295273312318300343220229206

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20716 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 20716 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 20716 real estate data, the median home value of $283,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20716 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20716 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20716 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,628 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 116 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 40 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,490 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 474 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,123 25%
 Households Vacant 382 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 108 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 4%
 For Sale Only 117 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 125 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 1%
 1 Bedroom 625 32%
 2 Bedroom 680 35%
 3+ Bedroom 638 32%
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 $96,409 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20716 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. ZIP code 20716 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 20716 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,496 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,463 21%
 No Earnings 3,425 21%
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 9,496 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,463 21%
 No Earnings 3,425 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,646 82.2%
 Public transportation 1,372 11.7%
 Taxicab 1 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 298 2.5%
 Worked at Home 422 3.6%
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 293 5%
 High School Graduate 3,005 48%
 Associate's degree 368 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,476 24%
 Master's degree 811 13%
 Professional school degree 94 2%
 Doctorate degree 174 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,765 64.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,160 26.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 385 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20716

ZIP Code 20716 is in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20716.

C. Elizabeth Rieg Regional Center
15542 Peach Walker Dr
Mitchellville, MD 20716
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Heather Hills Elementary
12605 Heming Ln
Bowie, MD 20716
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Pointer Ridge Elementary
1110 Parkington Ln
Bowie, MD 20716
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Northview Elementary
3700 Northview Dr
Bowie, MD 20716
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Greater Mt Nebo Christian Academy
1001 Old Mitchellville Rd
Bowie, MD 20716
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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