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ZIP Code 20877

Primary City:Gaithersburg, MD (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Gaithersburg
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: Eastern (1:04am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.14, -77.18
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20877

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20877. 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 20877. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20877, 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:
Gaithersburg, MD
Acceptable:
Montgomery Village, Montgomry Vlg

Stats and Demographics for the 20877 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20877 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20877 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20877 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,321
Population Density 5,940 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,249
Median Home Value $318,900
Land Area 5.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,498
Median Household Income $64,976

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5201,1481,0231,0541,2911,6071,6411,3721,2241,1401,145885650394272216202262
Female1,3931,0869989701,1481,5361,3891,2771,1991,2331,129961654442389366415690
Total2,9132,2342,0212,0242,4393,1433,0302,6492,4232,3732,2741,8461,304836661582617952

Gender

 Male 17,046 50%
 Female 17,275 50%
Gender

Race

 White 14,658 42.7%
 Black Or African American 7,112 20.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 200 0.6%
 Asian 4,599 13.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 0.1%
 Other Race 5,940 17.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,790 5.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner566601,0701,4721,213513253107
Renter3351,5441,3261,101616337456439
Total3912,2042,3962,5731,829850709546

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,249 46%
 Single Guardian 2,514 22%
 Singles 2,889 25%
 Singles With Roommate 846 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,057 61%
 Households with Kids 4,441 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male341316293269264236206218224186207216217197225230210214175236
Female290284262257248209218200211220186175216201176180211213190187
Total631600555526512445424418435406393391433398401410421427365423

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20877 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 20877 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 20877 real estate data, the median home value of $318,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20877 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20877 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20877 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,865 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 366 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 90 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,555 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 789 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,154 50%
 Households Vacant 751 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 461 61%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 113 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 98 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 149 2%
 1 Bedroom 2,358 38%
 2 Bedroom 2,329 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,323 21%
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 $64,976 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20877 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 20877 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 20877. 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 12,294 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,910 25%
 No Earnings 8,137 30%
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 12,294 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,910 25%
 No Earnings 8,137 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,788 80.0%
 Public transportation 2,398 13.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 640 3.7%
 Worked at Home 398 2.3%
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 2,172 20%
 High School Graduate 4,238 38%
 Associate's degree 586 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,439 22%
 Master's degree 907 8%
 Professional school degree 275 2%
 Doctorate degree 438 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,249 79.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 613 9.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 749 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20877

ZIP Code 20877 is in the Montgomery County Public Schools. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20877.

Forest Oak Middle School
651 Saybrooke Oaks Blvd
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Gaithersburg Elementary
35 North Summit Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Gaithersburg Middle School
2 Teachers' Way
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Rosemont Elementary
16400 Alden Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
South Lake Elementary
18201 Contour Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Summit Hall Elementary
101 West Deer Park Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Washington Grove Elementary
8712 Oakmont St
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Shady Grove Middle School
8100 Midcounty Hgwy
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Gaithersburg High School
314 South Frederick Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
St Martin of Tours School
115 S Frederick Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Avalon School
200 W Diamond Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Forbush School at Oakmont Upper School the
610 E Diamond Ave Ste E
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Marcia D Smith School
9075 Comprint Ct
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Yang Academy
111 Central Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Jefferson School
8507 Emory Grove Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Covenant Life School
7503 Muncaster Mill Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Epworth Preschool & Kindergarten
9008 Rosemont Dr
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gaithersburg Presbyterian Preschool & Kdgn
610 S Frederick Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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