Zip Code 20602 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaldorf
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Charles
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:24955
Racial Majority:White 32.68%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 67.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$63957
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59190
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time40.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range154 - 197 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.58183100, -76.89580600

Zip Code 20602 Description

Zip Code 20602 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20602 is primarily located in Charles County. The official US Postal Service name for 20602 is WALDORF, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20602 are contained within or border the city limits of St. Charles, MD, Waldorf, MD, . Zip code 20602 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 20602 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20602 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 20602 increased to 24955 from 21572 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20602 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20602 public schools is Black. 50.6% of students in 20602 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8707 32.68% 8466 +3%
 Black Or African American 13710 51.45% 13054 +5%
 Hispanic 1899 7.13% 1516 +25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 244 0.92% 116 +110%
 Asian 824 3.09% 731 +13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 15 -100%
 Other Race 58 0.17% 58 -24%
 Two Or More Races 999 4.57% 999 +22%

Zip Code 20602 Race/Ethnicity

 White 13%
 Black Or African American 67.2%
 Hispanic 8.3%
 Asian 3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 7.9%

Zip Code 20602 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2495521572
Male Population46.70%
Female Population53.30%
Total Households8960
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
50.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
83.3%
Median Household Income$63957
Income Under $50K Per Year36.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.60%
20602 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 5Steny HoyerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$180770
Average Real Estate Sale Price$173238
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 20602 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25273542526166645846372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495969768387867969594867
Avg Precip (In.)3.52.893.983.24.173.84.174.214.213.413.33.2344.05
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20602
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours