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ZIP Code 20876

Primary City:Germantown, MD (View All Cities)
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: Eastern (11:07pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.21, -77.24
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20876

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20876. 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 20876. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20876, 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:
Germantown, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 20876 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20876 is located in north 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 20876 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 single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20876 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,496
Population Density 2,187 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,738
Median Home Value $350,000
Land Area 11.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,401
Median Household Income $90,702

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
Male1,0559839659418458949401,0041,0141,012918679464261167954629
Female9969969738838419701,1141,1091,1191,1451,0147585083141731288558
Total2,0511,9791,9381,8241,6861,8642,0542,1132,1332,1571,9321,43797257534022313187

Gender

 Male 12,312 48%
 Female 13,184 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,103 43.5%
 Black Or African American 5,790 22.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 110 0.4%
 Asian 5,210 20.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 1,956 7.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,313 5.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner407451,4891,8211,19037811727
Renter21079573849722589355
Total2501,5402,2272,3181,41546715232

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,693 56%
 Single Guardian 1,679 20%
 Singles 1,545 18%
 Singles With Roommate 484 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,525 54%
 Households with Kids 3,876 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male231198206200191194195223180194190196191194199192199178173171
Female196190211213205203188201199200196166216195191205200162125138
Total427388417413396397383424379394386362407389390397399340298309

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20876 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20876 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 20876 real estate data, the median home value of $350,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20876 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20876 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20876 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,473 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,258 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 549 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,594 30%
 Households Vacant 337 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 103 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 90 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 109 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 480 17%
 2 Bedroom 1,352 48%
 3+ Bedroom 977 35%
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 $90,702 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20876 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 20876 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. In 20876 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,454 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,905 25%
 No Earnings 4,108 21%
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 10,454 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,905 25%
 No Earnings 4,108 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,882 84.3%
 Public transportation 1,485 10.5%
 Taxicab 11 0.1%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 440 3.1%
 Worked at Home 273 1.9%
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 588 8%
 High School Graduate 2,860 38%
 Associate's degree 389 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,985 27%
 Master's degree 1,163 16%
 Professional school degree 227 3%
 Doctorate degree 273 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,278 83.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 604 9.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 408 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20876

ZIP Code 20876 is in the Montgomery County Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20876.

Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary
21301 Seneca Crossing Dr
Germantown, MD 20876
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Neelsville Middle School
11700 Neelsville Church Rd
Germantown, MD 20876
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Cedar Grove Elementary
24001 Ridge Rd
Germantown, MD 20876
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Fox Chapel Elementary
19315 Archdale Rd
Germantown, MD 20876
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Captain James E. Daly Elementary
20301 Brandermill Dr
Germantown, MD 20876
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
William B. Gibbs, Junior
12615 Royal Crown Dr
Germantown, MD 20876
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools

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