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ZIP Code 20882

Primary City:Gaithersburg, MD (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Gaithersburg
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: Eastern (9:30pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.23, -77.15
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20882

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20882. 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 20882. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20882, 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:
Gaithersburg, MD
Acceptable:
Laytonsville

Stats and Demographics for the 20882 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20882 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 20882 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 slightly higher than average. 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 20882 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,063
Population Density 364 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,654
Median Home Value $540,600
Land Area 38.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,534
Median Household Income $141,648

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5319311630
5-9523474997
10-146316381,269
15-196005391,139
20-24371344715
25-29275229504
30-34209232441
35-39281351632
40-444705421,012
45-496987881,486
50-547957691,564
55-596246381,262
60-64499463962
65-69305288593
70-74193165358
75-79103109212
80-846891159
85 Plus4286128

Gender

 Male 7,006 50%
 Female 7,057 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,476 81.6%
 Black Or African American 938 6.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.3%
 Asian 869 6.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 311 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 408 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24121325
25-3416848216
35-4467363736
45-541,492661,558
55-641,169361,205
65-7453110541
75-8419312205
85 Plus44448

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,444 76%
 Single Guardian 455 10%
 Singles 480 11%
 Singles With Roommate 155 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,629 58%
 Households with Kids 1,905 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17060130
25557112
37371144
46772139
510086186
69281173
7108101209
895102197
9128104232
10112123235
11126117243
12114115229
13129151280
14150132282
15142140282
16151110261
17134154288
1810685191
196750117
208855143

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20882 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 20882 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 20882 real estate data, the median home value of $540,600 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 20882. Rentals in 20882 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20882 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,055 99.9%
 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 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,638 78%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 644 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 252 5%
 Households Vacant 120 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 38 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 13%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 13 9%
 2 Bedroom 25 18%
 3+ Bedroom 102 73%
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 $141,648 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20882 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 20882 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. In 20882 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 5,469 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,108 28%
 No Earnings 2,621 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 5,469 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,108 28%
 No Earnings 2,621 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,388 85.0%
 Public transportation 392 5.2%
 Taxicab 10 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 66 0.9%
 Worked at Home 656 8.7%
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 239 5%
 High School Graduate 1,537 33%
 Associate's degree 263 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,334 29%
 Master's degree 762 16%
 Professional school degree 266 6%
 Doctorate degree 276 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,267 71.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 709 22.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 192 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20882

ZIP Code 20882 is in the Montgomery County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20882.

Laytonsville Elementary
21401 Laytonsville Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20882
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Woodfield Elementary
24200 Woodfield Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20882
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
Goshen Elementary
8701 Warfield Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20882
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montgomery County Public Schools

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