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ZIP Code 20737

Primary City:Riverdale, MD (View All Cities)
County: Prince George's County
Timezone: Eastern (3:18pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.96, -76.91
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20737

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20737. 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 20737. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20737, 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:
Riverdale, MD
Acceptable:
Riverdale Park, Riverdale Pk

Stats and Demographics for the 20737 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20737 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20737 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20737 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,684
Population Density 4,995 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,227
Median Home Value $227,900
Land Area 4.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,758
Median Household Income $59,427

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0448317737761,0551,1651,010884749639595430321229132954827
Female96678270365380392281576170960661845536425816311781105
Total2,0101,6131,4761,4291,8582,0871,8251,6451,4581,2451,213885685487295212129132

Gender

 Male 10,803 52%
 Female 9,881 48%
Gender

Race

 White 5,407 26.1%
 Black Or African American 7,452 36.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 224 1.1%
 Asian 637 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 6,090 29.4%
 Two Or More Races 861 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3032662872563234715150
Renter260878763564266973110
Total2901,2041,3911,28989844418260

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,560 44%
 Single Guardian 1,695 29%
 Singles 1,032 18%
 Singles With Roommate 471 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 2,960 51%
 Households with Kids 2,798 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male210236215196170198141164158164148153137171146163151157159186
Female195201186190163159160158142140154145149115110141136146120140
Total405437401386333357301322300304302298286286256304287303279326

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20737 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 20737 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 20737 real estate data, the median home value of $227,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 20737. Rentals in 20737 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20737 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,532 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 129 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,463 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 426 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,869 46%
 Households Vacant 469 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 199 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 99 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 141 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 136 4%
 1 Bedroom 773 25%
 2 Bedroom 1,586 52%
 3+ Bedroom 577 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 $59,427 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20737 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. ZIP code 20737 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 20737 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 20737 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 8,391 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,026 20%
 No Earnings 3,514 24%
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 8,391 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,026 20%
 No Earnings 3,514 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,099 78.4%
 Public transportation 1,734 16.8%
 Taxicab 15 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 335 3.2%
 Worked at Home 144 1.4%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,320 35.8%
 High School Graduate 2,872 44.3%
 Associate's degree 322 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 573 8.8%
 Master's degree 247 3.8%
 Professional school degree 36 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 112 1.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,765 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 364 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 649 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20737

ZIP Code 20737 is in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20737.

Beacon Heights Elementary
6929 Furman Parkway
Riverdale, MD 20737
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Riverdale Elementary
5006 Riverdale Rd
Riverdale, MD 20737
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Templeton Elementary
6001 Carters Ln
Riverdale, MD 20737
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
William Wirt Middle School
6200 Tuckerman St
Riverdale, MD 20737
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Parkdale High School
6001 Good Luck Rd
Riverdale, MD 20737
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools

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