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ZIP Code 20637

Primary City:Hughesville, MD (View All Cities)
County: Charles County
Timezone: Eastern (2:40pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.5, -76.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20637

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20637. 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 20637. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20637, 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:
Hughesville, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 20637 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20637 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20637 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20637 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,423
Population Density 175 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,882
Median Home Value $378,500
Land Area 30.95 sq mi
Water Area 1.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,799
Median Household Income $128,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5134118252
5-9174161335
10-14209199408
15-19229209438
20-24171155326
25-29110104214
30-3410095195
35-39144188332
40-44240245485
45-49302311613
50-54286242528
55-59187210397
60-64156152308
65-69124123247
70-747074144
75-794860108
80-84222951
85 Plus142842

Gender

 Male 2,720 50%
 Female 2,703 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,127 76.1%
 Black Or African American 982 18.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.5%
 Asian 95 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 37 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 151 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2414822
25-348330113
35-4432735362
45-5454741588
55-6435323376
65-742159224
75-8489695
85 Plus14519

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,273 71%
 Single Guardian 223 12%
 Singles 220 12%
 Singles With Roommate 83 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,081 60%
 Households with Kids 718 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1282250
2262753
3312556
4222547
5302858
6383169
7263864
8472976
9333568
10383775
11444993
12403575
13384482
14493483
15543488
165755112
17435295
18363571
19393372
20353671

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20637 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20637 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 20637 real estate data, the median home value of $378,500 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 20637. Rentals in 20637 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20637 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,389 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 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 34 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,364 72%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 278 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 157 8%
 Households Vacant 83 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 19 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 62 39%
 2 Bedroom 16 10%
 3+ Bedroom 82 51%
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 $128,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20637 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 20637 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 2,070 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 990 25%
 No Earnings 933 23%
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 2,070 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 990 25%
 No Earnings 933 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,380 89.7%
 Public transportation 115 4.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 0.3%
 Worked at Home 135 5.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 206 13%
 High School Graduate 924 56%
 Associate's degree 45 3%
 Bachelor's degree 277 17%
 Master's degree 89 5%
 Professional school degree 89 5%
 Doctorate degree 16 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 612 84.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 106 14.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 1.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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