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ZIP Code 20010

Primary City:Washington, DC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Columbia Heights|Northwest
County: District of Columbia
Timezone: Eastern (2:56pm)
Area code: 202 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.93, -77.03
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20010

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20010. 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 20010. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20010, 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:
Washington, DC

Stats and Demographics for the 20010 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20010 is located in north District of Columbia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20010 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 small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20010 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,138
Population Density 27,801 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,861
Median Home Value $474,500
Land Area 1.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,639
Median Household Income $65,287

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8156115035971,5932,6842,0621,5191,1581,00180168063434022514710177
Female8265604915171,6392,5791,7171,196881825694643549439335227218254
Total1,6411,1719941,1143,2325,2633,7792,7152,0391,8261,4951,3231,183779560374319331

Gender

 Male 15,548 52%
 Female 14,590 48%
Gender

Race

 White 12,981 43.1%
 Black Or African American 9,696 32.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 206 0.7%
 Asian 1,102 3.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1%
 Other Race 4,809 16.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,327 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner518201,059748745446252107
Renter9223,2561,5011,07987346923774
Total9734,0762,5601,8271,618915489181

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,537 20%
 Single Guardian 2,351 19%
 Singles 5,078 40%
 Singles With Roommate 2,673 21%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,209 81%
 Households with Kids 2,430 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male158153165152133118120109131107107879810410196129146125168
Female160177158152126102120111101969094951169590112107113133
Total318330323304259220240220232203197181193220196186241253238301

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20010 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 20010 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 20010 real estate data, the median home value of $474,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 20010. Rentals in 20010 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20010 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,472 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 19 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 260 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 387 1.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,629 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 599 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,411 61%
 Households Vacant 1,222 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 616 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 2%
 For Sale Only 84 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 422 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2,039 24%
 1 Bedroom 3,624 43%
 2 Bedroom 1,608 19%
 3+ Bedroom 1,143 14%
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 $65,287 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20010 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 20010 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 20010 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 20010 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 20010. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15,258 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,676 24%
 No Earnings 5,797 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 15,258 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,676 24%
 No Earnings 5,797 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,839 28.9%
 Public transportation 9,988 49.5%
 Taxicab 238 1.2%
 Motorcycle 160 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,841 14.1%
 Worked at Home 1,109 5.5%
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 2,098 17%
 High School Graduate 3,290 27%
 Associate's degree 262 2%
 Bachelor's degree 3,009 25%
 Master's degree 2,118 18%
 Professional school degree 864 7%
 Doctorate degree 363 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,571 74.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 497 14.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 386 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20010

ZIP Code 20010 is in the Cesar Chavez Public Public Charter Schools. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20010.

Cesar Chavez Pcs Chavez Prep
770 Kenyon St NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Cesar Chavez Public Public Charter Schools
Columbia Heights Ec
3101 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
E L Haynes Pcs Kansas Avenue Campus
4501 Kansas Ave NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: El Haynes Public Charter Schools
Sela Pcs
3333 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sela Public Charter Schools
Somerset Pcs
3333 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Somerset Public Charter Schools
Ingenuity Preparatory Pcs
3333 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Ingenuity Preparatory Public Charter Schools
Raymond Elementary School
915 Spring Rd NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Tubman Elementary School
3101 13th St NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Bruce Monroe Es at Park View
3560 Warder St NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Bancroft Elementary School
1755 Newton St NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
E L Haynes Pcs
3600 Georgia Ave NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Haynes Public Charter Schools
Creative Minds Pcs
3224 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Creative Minds International Public Charter Schools
Mundo Verde Bilingual Pcs
3220 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter Schools
Sacred Heart School
1625 Park Rd NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Nation House
770 Park Rd NW
Washington, DC 20010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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