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ZIP Code 20037

Primary City:Washington, DC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Mall|Southeast
County: District of Columbia
Timezone: Eastern (4:22am)
Area code: 202 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.89, -77.05
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20037

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20037. 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 20037. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20037, 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 20037 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20037 is located in west 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 20037 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 20037 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,642
Population Density 22,724 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,154
Median Home Value $562,300
Land Area 0.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,667
Median Household Income $76,948

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 25


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59492186
5-9172441
10-1471118
15-195379481,485
20-242,2032,9965,199
25-299561,1212,077
30-345845601,144
35-39355278633
40-44237181418
45-49261177438
50-54254194448
55-59258220478
60-64254298552
65-69223216439
70-74159162321
75-79113131244
80-8490159249
85 Plus97175272

Gender

 Male 6,699 46%
 Female 7,943 54%
Gender

Race

 White 11,467 78.3%
 Black Or African American 958 6.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.2%
 Asian 1,559 10.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 167 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 468 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24921,3151,407
25-344301,6982,128
35-44290449739
45-54300289589
55-64432291723
65-74366180546
75-84238113351
85 Plus11569184

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,044 16%
 Single Guardian 177 3%
 Singles 4,209 63%
 Singles With Roommate 1,237 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 6,461 97%
 Households with Kids 206 3%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1262248
2192140
311819
47613
5549
67916
7369
8235
9022
10112
11246
12303
13033
14134
153811
16707
17459
18106227333
194177081,125
205948391,433

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20037 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 20037 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 20037 real estate data, the median home value of $562,300 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 20037. Rentals in 20037 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20037 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,773 67%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 177 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 4,398 30%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 294 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,599 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 664 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,404 54%
 Households Vacant 1,487 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 472 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 51 3%
 For Sale Only 143 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 44 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 708 48%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 69 5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,332 29%
 1 Bedroom 2,596 56%
 2 Bedroom 641 14%
 3+ Bedroom 79 2%
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 $76,948 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20037 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 20037 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 20037 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 20037 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 20037 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,994 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,301 30%
 No Earnings 4,905 35%
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 4,994 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,301 30%
 No Earnings 4,905 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,432 19.7%
 Public transportation 1,865 25.6%
 Taxicab 74 1.0%
 Motorcycle 30 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,571 49.1%
 Worked at Home 302 4.2%
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 216 5%
 High School Graduate 368 9%
 Associate's degree 44 1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,044 24%
 Master's degree 1,300 30%
 Professional school degree 840 20%
 Doctorate degree 483 11%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 104 66.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 33.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20037

ZIP Code 20037 is in the District of Columbia Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20037.

Francis Stevens Ec
2425 North St NW
Washington, DC 20037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
School Without Walls Shs
2130 G St NW
Washington, DC 20037
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools

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