Zip Code 20603 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaldorf
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Charles
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:28967
Racial Majority:White 29.08%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 64.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$89593
Average Adjusted Gross Income$78230
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time44.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range184 - 197 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.63058600, -76.97386100

Zip Code 20603 Description

Zip Code 20603 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20603 is primarily located in Charles County. The official US Postal Service name for 20603 is WALDORF, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20603 are contained within or border the city limits of Bennsville, MD, St. Charles, MD, Waldorf, MD, and Accokeek, MD. Zip code 20603 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 20603 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20603 is 5.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 20603 increased to 28967 from 20750 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20603 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20603 public schools is Black. 27.6% of students in 20603 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9228 29.08% 9625 -4%
 Black Or African American 17168 54.1% 15025 +14%
 Hispanic 2145 6.76% 1593 +35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.09% 98 -70%
 Asian 1782 5.62% 1446 +23%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 154 0.49% 24 +542%
 Other Race 65 0.09% 65 -55%
 Two Or More Races 1091 3.78% 1091 +10%

Zip Code 20603 Race/Ethnicity

 White 16.7%
 Black Or African American 64.8%
 Hispanic 7.1%
 Asian 4.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 5.9%

Zip Code 20603 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2896720750
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households9766
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
27.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$89593
Income Under $50K Per Year17.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year43.20%
20603 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 5Steny HoyerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$296198
Average Real Estate Sale Price$242887
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 20603 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25273542526166645846372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495969768387868069584867
Avg Precip (In.)3.482.873.943.24.193.784.164.184.23.423.293.2343.93
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20603
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours