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ZIP Code 20785

Primary City:Hyattsville, MD (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Hyattsville
County: Prince George's County
Timezone: Eastern (1:01am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.92, -76.89
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20785

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20785. 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 20785. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20785, 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:
Cheverly, Landover, N Englewood, North Englewood
Unacceptable:
Ardmore, Palmer Park

Stats and Demographics for the 20785 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20785 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 20785 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20785 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,052
Population Density 3,554 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,864
Median Home Value $224,900
Land Area 9.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,741
Median Household Income $60,324

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4201,3071,2201,4051,2401,2091,2761,1561,0901,1811,0147916734753722069759
Female1,4151,1531,2221,2691,3101,5191,5011,3831,3501,4501,3311,143962724475303179172
Total2,8352,4602,4422,6742,5502,7282,7772,5392,4402,6312,3451,9341,6351,199847509276231

Gender

 Male 16,191 46%
 Female 18,861 54%
Gender

Race

 White 3,000 8.6%
 Black Or African American 28,848 82.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 105 0.3%
 Asian 321 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 1,902 5.4%
 Two Or More Races 864 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner468501,3421,6861,504961359105
Renter3971,5931,4601,22066537214635
Total4432,4432,8022,9062,1691,333505140

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,942 31%
 Single Guardian 4,762 37%
 Singles 3,226 25%
 Singles With Roommate 811 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,621 60%
 Households with Kids 5,120 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male260300295267262260273258254250253235232250268267307283280283
Female292301259282258203212245235255222236263246253247274248247250
Total552601554549520463485503489505475471495496521514581531527533

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20785 has a slightly less than average 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 20785 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 20785 real estate data, the median home value of $224,900 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 20785. Rentals in 20785 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20785 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,900 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 70 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 82 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,120 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 733 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,888 40%
 Households Vacant 2,123 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 403 19.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 0.8%
 For Sale Only 184 8.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 0.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,481 69.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 1,572 24.9%
 2 Bedroom 2,875 45.5%
 3+ Bedroom 1,837 29.1%
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 $60,324 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20785 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 20785 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. However, that is not the case in 20785. 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 13,685 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,145 22%
 No Earnings 7,962 29%
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 13,685 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,145 22%
 No Earnings 7,962 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,999 69.4%
 Public transportation 4,357 25.2%
 Taxicab 104 0.6%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 405 2.3%
 Worked at Home 436 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,446 14.2%
 High School Graduate 6,176 60.6%
 Associate's degree 329 3.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,493 14.6%
 Master's degree 624 6.1%
 Professional school degree 91 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 35 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,034 76.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 854 10.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 976 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20785

ZIP Code 20785 is in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20785.

William Paca Elementary
7801 Sherriff Rd
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Columbia Park Elementary
1901 Kent Village Dr
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Kenmoor Elementary
3211 82nd Ave
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Oakcrest Elementary
929 Hill Rd
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Highland Park Elementary
6501 Lowland Dr
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Thomas G. Pullen School
700 Brightseat Rd
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Dodge Park Elementary
3401 Hubbard Rd
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Cora L. Rice Elementary
950 Nalley Rd
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Kenmoor Middle School
2500 Kenmoor Dr
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Excel Academy Public Charter
7910 Scott Rd
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Gladys Noon Spellman Elementary
3324 64th Ave
Cheverly, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
G. James Gholson Middle School
900 Nalley Rd
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
St Ambrose Elementary School
6310 Jason St
Cheverly, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shabach! Christian Academy
3600 Brightseat Rd
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Highland Park Christian Academy
6801 Sheriff Rd
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Jericho Christian Academy
8500 Jericho City Dr
Landover, MD 20785
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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