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ZIP Code 20782

Primary City:Hyattsville, MD (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Hyattsville
County: Prince George's County
Timezone: Eastern (5:12am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.97, -76.97
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20782

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20782. 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 20782. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20782, 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
Acceptable:
Chillum, University Pa, University Park, W Hyattsville, West Hyattsville
Unacceptable:
Avondale, Green Meadow, Lewisdale, Prince Georges Metro Ctr

Stats and Demographics for the 20782 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20782 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 20782 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20782 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,560
Population Density 7,213 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,552
Median Home Value $268,300
Land Area 4.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,798
Median Household Income $59,574

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
Male1,1319169211,0031,4251,5691,4231,193973983884820658446277222137110
Female1,0879268148991,5261,5731,2341,0939771,086928901732509390283238273
Total2,2181,8421,7351,9022,9513,1422,6572,2861,9502,0691,8121,7211,390955667505375383

Gender

 Male 15,091 49%
 Female 15,469 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,378 24.1%
 Black Or African American 14,417 47.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 191 0.6%
 Asian 966 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.1%
 Other Race 6,358 20.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,220 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner544708191,0791,172679353147
Renter6471,7341,2571,03468836221885
Total7012,2042,0762,1131,8601,041571232

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,888 36%
 Single Guardian 2,736 25%
 Singles 3,114 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,060 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,105 66%
 Households with Kids 3,693 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male237206247212211190195148172183173199186180176215182209221261
Female219261206177196190185187168169148148184165135163203208190251
Total456467453389407380380335340352321347370345311378385417411512

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20782 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 20782 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 20782 real estate data, the median home value of $268,300 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 20782. Rentals in 20782 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20782 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,912 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 41 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 250 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 278 0.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 79 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,905 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 868 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,025 52%
 Households Vacant 754 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 412 55%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 3%
 For Sale Only 110 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 182 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 135 2%
 1 Bedroom 2,048 32%
 2 Bedroom 3,369 53%
 3+ Bedroom 860 13%
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 $59,574 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20782 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 20782 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 20782 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 20782 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 13,120 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,521 28%
 No Earnings 6,523 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 13,120 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,521 28%
 No Earnings 6,523 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,264 62.2%
 Public transportation 5,706 31.5%
 Taxicab 59 0.3%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 775 4.3%
 Worked at Home 303 1.7%
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 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 3,266 30%
 High School Graduate 4,029 37%
 Associate's degree 671 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,532 14%
 Master's degree 763 7%
 Professional school degree 166 2%
 Doctorate degree 363 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,517 79.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 489 8.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 713 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20782

ZIP Code 20782 is in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20782.

Chillum Elementary
1420 Chillum Rd
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Nicholas Orem Middle School
6100 Editors Park Dr
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Cesar Chavez Elementary
6609 Riggs Rd
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
University Park Elementary
4315 Underwood St
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Rosa L. Parks Elementary
6111 Ager Rd
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Northwestern Evening/Saturday High School
7000 Adelphi Rd
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Northwestern High School
7000 Adelphi Rd
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Concordia Lutheran School
3799 East West Hwy
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Children'S Guild
5702 Sargent Rd
Chillum, MD 20782
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Washington United Christian Academy
1517 Johnathan St
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Greenwood School
6525 Belcrest Rd G90
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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