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ZIP Code 20770

Primary City:Greenbelt, MD (View All Cities)
County: Prince George's County
Timezone: Eastern (7:10pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.00, -76.88
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20770

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20770. 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 20770. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20770, 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:
Greenbelt, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 20770 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20770 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20770 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20770 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,173
Population Density 3,064 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,407
Median Home Value $207,700
Land Area 8.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,653
Median Household Income $59,857

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59659041,869
5-97258061,531
10-147377091,446
15-198567831,639
20-249309471,877
25-291,1411,3232,464
30-341,0981,3132,411
35-399421,0061,948
40-448241,0371,861
45-497381,0541,792
50-547741,0181,792
55-596848671,551
60-645066631,169
65-69274369643
70-74189238427
75-79143209352
80-8474137211
85 Plus66124190

Gender

 Male 11,666 46%
 Female 13,507 54%
Gender

Race

 White 7,118 28.3%
 Black Or African American 12,757 50.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 0.3%
 Asian 2,250 8.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.1%
 Other Race 2,130 8.5%
 Two Or More Races 813 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2453413466
25-346151,7332,348
35-448341,5112,345
45-541,2031,1682,371
55-641,2136241,837
65-74565189754
75-84285112397
85 Plus9837135

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,206 30%
 Single Guardian 2,719 26%
 Singles 3,838 36%
 Singles With Roommate 890 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,243 68%
 Households with Kids 3,410 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1186189375
2188179367
3196162358
4149161310
5151180331
6147171318
7158146304
8136168304
9133141274
10147128275
11149146295
12145138283
13127150277
14169147316
15182145327
16179164343
17200168368
18156169325
19139137276
20158156314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20770 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 20770 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 20770 real estate data, the median home value of $207,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 20770 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 20770 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20770 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,173 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,883 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 983 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,787 51%
 Households Vacant 754 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 508 67.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 2.4%
 For Sale Only 88 11.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 2.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 118 15.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 108 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,941 35%
 2 Bedroom 2,778 50%
 3+ Bedroom 783 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 $59,857 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 20770 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 20770 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 20770 has very few people that work at home. 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 20770. 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 10,613 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,591 23%
 No Earnings 4,731 24%
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 10,613 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,591 23%
 No Earnings 4,731 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,941 78.5%
 Public transportation 1,992 14.3%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 43 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 761 5.5%
 Worked at Home 188 1.3%
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 792 11%
 High School Graduate 3,152 43%
 Associate's degree 584 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,718 23%
 Master's degree 721 10%
 Professional school degree 63 1%
 Doctorate degree 346 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,710 77.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 487 10.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 588 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20770

ZIP Code 20770 is in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20770.

Greenbelt Elementary
66 Ridge Rd
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Greenbelt Middle School
6301 Breezewood Dr
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Springhill Lake Elementary
6060 Springhill Dr
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools
Eleanor Roosevelt High School
7601 Hanover Parkway
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prince George'S County Public Schools

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