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ZIP Code 20838

Primary City:Barnesville, MD (View All Cities)
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: Eastern (6:16pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.23, -77.36
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20838

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20838. 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 20838. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20838, 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:
Barnesville, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 20838 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20838 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20838 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20838 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 259
Population Density 96 people per sq mi
Housing Units 109
Median Home Value $625,000
Land Area 2.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 104
Median Household Income $132,344

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59110
5-95510
10-14101727
15-1941014
20-24189
25-29123
30-34336
35-39639
40-448816
45-49141125
50-54141933
55-59131427
60-64101121
65-69131023
70-746511
75-79437
80-84325
85 Plus213

Gender

 Male 126 49%
 Female 133 51%
Gender

Race

 White 244 94.2%
 Black Or African American 4 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 1.2%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24101
25-34112
35-44808
45-5433437
55-6418220
65-7422224
75-84729
85 Plus303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 66 63%
 Single Guardian 14 13%
 Singles 22 21%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 68 65%
 Households with Kids 36 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1101
2303
3011
4202
5011
6101
7224
8011
9213
10134
11358
12347
13325
14033
15156
16224
17101
18022
19011
20000

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20838 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20838 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 20838 real estate data, the median home value of $625,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 20838. Rentals in 20838 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20838 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 259 100%
 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 62 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 31 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 11 10%
 Households Vacant 5 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 20%
 For Sale Only 1 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 7 100%
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 $132,344 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20838 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. Residents in ZIP code 20838 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 20838. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 96 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 22%
 No Earnings 44 25%
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 96 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 22%
 No Earnings 44 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 98 78%
 Public transportation 11 9%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 5%
 Worked at Home 10 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 20838 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 3%
 High School Graduate 12 16%
 Associate's degree 8 11%
 Bachelor's degree 39 51%
 Master's degree 11 14%
 Professional school degree 4 5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 65 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20838

ZIP Code 20838 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20838.

The Barnesville School
21830 Peach Tree Rd
Barnesville, MD 20838
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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