Official Zip Code NameBeltsville
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:26188
Racial Majority:White 21.52%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 45.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.20%
Median Household Income$73183
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53602
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time32.5 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Prince Georges
Elevation Range157 - 243 ft.
Area17 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.04999924, -76.89984894

Zip Code 20705 Description

Zip Code 20705 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20705 is primarily located in Prince Georges County. The official US Postal Service name for 20705 is BELTSVILLE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20705 are contained within or border the city limits of Beltsville, MD, Calverton, MD, Goddard, MD, South Laurel, MD, Greenbelt, MD, and College Park, MD. Zip code 20705 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 20705 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20705 is 4.20% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 20705 increased to 26188 from 22802 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20705 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20705 public schools is Hispanic. 66.4% of students in 20705 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5737 21.52% 6094 -6%
 Black Or African American 9356 35.1% 10065 -7%
 Hispanic 6550 24.57% 6169 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.05% 46 -70%
 Asian 4080 15.3% 3022 +35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 135 0.88% 135 +74%
 Two Or More Races 650 2.57% 650 +6%

Zip Code 20705 Race/Ethnicity

 White 5.2%
 Black Or African American 39.3%
 Hispanic 45.7%
 Asian 7.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 20705 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2618822802
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households8700
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
66.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
60.0%
Median Household Income$73183
Income Under $50K Per Year29.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year31.60%
114 US Congressional DistrictMaryland 5
RepresentativeSteny Hoyer
PartyDemocrat
114 US Congressional DistrictMaryland 4
RepresentativeDonna Edwards
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$225018
Average Real Estate Sale Price$209963
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.20%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.98%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.09%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65n - Chesapeake Rolling Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 20705 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263442526266655845372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465566758387867968574666
Avg Precip (In.)3.422.833.913.354.583.74.113.814.243.513.443.3644.25
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20705
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours