Zip Code 20017 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWashington
Zip Code StateDistrict Of Columbia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: District of Columbia
Area Code202
Current Population:17735
Racial Majority:African American 70.27%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 81.7%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$53670
Average Adjusted Gross Income$75560
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range108 - 125 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.93811000, -76.99265200

Zip Code 20017 Description

Zip Code 20017 is located in the state of District Of Columbia in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20017 is primarily located in District of Columbia County. The official US Postal Service name for 20017 is WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia. Portions of zip code 20017 are contained within or border the city limits of Washington, DC, Chillum, MD, . The area code for zip code 20017 is 202. 20017 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in District Of Columbia.

The current unemployment level in 20017 is 6.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 20017 decreased to 17735 from 19170 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20017 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 20017 public schools is Black. 99.2% of students in 20017 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3304 17.06% 3116 +6%
 Black Or African American 13608 70.27% 12666 +7%
 Hispanic 1742 9% 1151 +51%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.04% 32 -78%
 Asian 415 2.14% 309 +34%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.04% 1 +600%
 Other Race 44 0% 44 -100%
 Two Or More Races 416 1.45% 416 -32%

Zip Code 20017 Race/Ethnicity

 White 6%
 Black Or African American 81.7%
 Hispanic 7.2%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 20017 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1773519170
Male Population45.50%
Female Population54.50%
Total Households7278
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$53670
Income Under $50K Per Year45.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.00%
20017 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
District Of Columbia District 0
Related Maps: Map of All District Of Columbia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$340729
Average Real Estate Sale Price$301013
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.8%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 20017 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)25273443536267655846372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)43465566758388867968574766
Avg Precip (In.)3.452.863.853.274.423.694.183.934.113.453.353.343.84
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20017
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours