Zip Code 20601 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaldorf
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Charles
Secondary County: Prince Georges
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:24156
Racial Majority:White 39.19%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 52.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$81213
Average Adjusted Gross Income$69880
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time41.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range141 - 200 ft.
Area46 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.61445800, -76.85213500

Zip Code 20601 Description

Zip Code 20601 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20601 is primarily located in Charles County. Portions of 20601 are also located in Prince Georges County. The official US Postal Service name for 20601 is WALDORF, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20601 are contained within or border the city limits of Waldorf, MD, Accokeek, MD, Hughesville, MD, St. Charles, MD, and Bennsville, MD. Zip code 20601 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 20601 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20601 is 6.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 20601 increased to 24156 from 22279 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20601 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20601 public schools is Black. 40.3% of students in 20601 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10142 39.19% 9785 +4%
 Black Or African American 12595 48.67% 11146 +13%
 Hispanic 1101 4.25% 1282 -14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 165 0.64% 155 +6%
 Asian 715 2.76% 880 -19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 48 0.58% 48 +210%
 Two Or More Races 849 3.92% 849 +19%

Zip Code 20601 Race/Ethnicity

 White 32.4%
 Black Or African American 52.6%
 Hispanic 7.3%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 5.8%

Zip Code 20601 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2415622279
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households8336
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
40.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$81213
Income Under $50K Per Year20.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year36.70%
20601 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 5Steny HoyerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$248339
Average Real Estate Sale Price$255701
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65n - Chesapeake Rolling Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 20601 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25273442526165645845372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495969778488878069584868
Avg Precip (In.)3.532.883.963.224.223.84.174.034.153.443.313.2543.96
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20601
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours