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ZIP Code 20781

Primary City:Hyattsville, MD (View All Cities)
County: Prince George's County
Timezone: Eastern (3:06am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.94, -76.94
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20781

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20781. 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 20781. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20781, 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:
Hyattsville, MD
Unacceptable:
Avondale, Cheverly, Edmonston, Rogers Heights, Tuxedo

Stats and Demographics for the 20781 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20781 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 20781 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20781 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,440
Population Density 4,694 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,093
Median Home Value $245,200
Land Area 2.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,805
Median Household Income $66,210

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male46341633538450359456745845242741832525213191493725
Female456364357347389481444427419399399350248154114585156
Total9197806927318921,0751,0118858718268176755002852051078881

Gender

 Male 5,927 52%
 Female 5,513 48%
Gender

Race

 White 3,888 34.0%
 Black Or African American 3,696 32.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 133 1.2%
 Asian 302 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 2,929 25.6%
 Two Or More Races 479 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner202544475655132069436
Renter1184803693172091084227
Total13873481688272231413663

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,512 40%
 Single Guardian 844 22%
 Singles 1,127 30%
 Singles With Roommate 322 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,375 62%
 Households with Kids 1,430 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9683949187918675776255567587726783719194
Female10491918580755861907375568370727666676673
Total200174185176167166144136167135130112158157144143149138157167

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20781 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20781 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 20781 real estate data, the median home value of $245,200 is high 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 20781. Rentals in 20781 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20781 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,269 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 4 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 160 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,807 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 328 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,670 41%
 Households Vacant 288 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 105 36.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 52 18.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 2.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 115 39.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 2%
 1 Bedroom 701 43%
 2 Bedroom 647 40%
 3+ Bedroom 238 15%
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 $66,210 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20781 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 20781 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 20781 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. However, that is not the case in 20781. 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 5,033 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,821 20%
 No Earnings 2,180 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 5,033 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,821 20%
 No Earnings 2,180 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,649 73.3%
 Public transportation 1,377 21.7%
 Taxicab 7 0.1%
 Motorcycle 10 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 226 3.6%
 Worked at Home 71 1.1%
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 1,178 32%
 High School Graduate 1,552 42%
 Associate's degree 100 3%
 Bachelor's degree 330 9%
 Master's degree 343 9%
 Professional school degree 41 1%
 Doctorate degree 160 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,702 73.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 277 12.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 332 14.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20781

ZIP Code 20781 is in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20781.

Hyattsville Elementary
5311 43rd Ave
Hyattsville, MD 20781
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Hyattsville Middle School
6001 42nd Ave
Hyattsville, MD 20781
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Dematha Catholic High School
4313 Madison St
Hyattsville, MD 20781
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Jerome Academy
5207 42nd Pl
Hyattsville, MD 20781
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hyattsville Hills Child & Family Center
5701 42nd Ave
Hyattsville, MD 20781
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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