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ZIP Code 20850

Primary City:Rockville, MD (View All Cities)
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: Eastern (2:58pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.09, -77.19
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20850

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20850. 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 20850. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20850, 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:
Rockville, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 20850 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20850 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 20850 are primarily white. 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 slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20850 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,340
Population Density 3,286 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,085
Median Home Value $536,700
Land Area 14.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,088
Median Household Income $107,459

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4011,5281,4101,3141,1951,6231,5421,6831,7191,8681,6581,3361,166763572459390329
Female1,3891,4361,4261,2311,2001,6951,8571,8061,9502,0261,7651,5041,3391,007749637558809
Total2,7902,9642,8362,5452,3953,3183,3993,4893,6693,8943,4232,8402,5051,7701,3211,0969481,138

Gender

 Male 21,956 47%
 Female 24,384 53%
Gender

Race

 White 27,269 58.8%
 Black Or African American 4,887 10.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 117 0.3%
 Asian 10,944 23.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.0%
 Other Race 1,433 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,672 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner399562,1952,9032,4371,414758265
Renter4422,0951,5691,262661358446288
Total4813,0513,7644,1653,0981,7721,204553

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,471 52%
 Single Guardian 2,321 13%
 Singles 4,972 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,324 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,162 67%
 Households with Kids 5,926 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male311255280305299318299296316291287283269280291307306236174196
Female246295273285277289278303289291260281297297298261308214150161
Total557550553590576607577599605582547564566577589568614450324357

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20850 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20850 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 20850 real estate data, the median home value of $536,700 is extremely 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 20850. Rentals in 20850 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20850 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,080 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 93 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 714 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 453 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,001 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,966 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,121 37%
 Households Vacant 997 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 347 34.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 3.1%
 For Sale Only 164 16.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 66 6.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 173 17.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 215 21.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 117 2%
 1 Bedroom 2,139 30%
 2 Bedroom 3,197 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,713 24%
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 $107,459 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20850 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 20850 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 20850. 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 19,153 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,511 23%
 No Earnings 9,770 26%
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 19,153 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,511 23%
 No Earnings 9,770 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,576 70.9%
 Public transportation 4,499 18.1%
 Taxicab 56 0.2%
 Motorcycle 37 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 913 3.7%
 Worked at Home 1,725 7.0%
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 982 6%
 High School Graduate 3,335 21%
 Associate's degree 577 4%
 Bachelor's degree 3,924 25%
 Master's degree 3,293 21%
 Professional school degree 1,286 8%
 Doctorate degree 2,133 14%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,544 74.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,563 17.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 723 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20850

ZIP Code 20850 is in the Montgomery County Public Schools. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20850.

Montgomery County Evening High School Centers
850 Hungerford Dr Cesc Rm 167
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Regional Institute for Children & Adolescents
15000 Broschart Rd
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Rock Terrace School
390 Martins Ln
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
College Gardens Elementary
1700 Yale Place
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Fallsmead Elementary
1800 Greenplace Ter
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Julius West Middle School
651 Great Falls Rd
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Lakewood Elementary
2534 Lindley Terrace
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Maryvale Elementary
1000 First St
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Beall Elementary
451 Beall Ave
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Robert Frost Middle School
9201 Scott Dr
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Thomas S. Wootton High School
2100 Wootton Parkway
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Gateway to College Program
850 Hungerford Dr
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Christ Episcopal School
109 S Washington St
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Katherine Thomas School
9975 Medical Center Dr
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Primary Montessori Day School
14138 Travilah Rd
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Franklin Schools
10500 Darnestown Rd
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Academy Primary School & Child Development Center
10107 Darnestown Rd
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Ridge School of Montgomery County
14915 Broschart Rd Ste 200
Rockville, MD 20850
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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