Zip Code 20608 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAquasco
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Prince Georges
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:919
Racial Majority:White 49.06%
Unemployment Rate:9.0%
Median Household Income$77863
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68080
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time52.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range46 - 121 ft.
Area18 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.58626100, -76.70674200

Zip Code 20608 Description

Zip Code 20608 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20608 is primarily located in Prince Georges County. The official US Postal Service name for 20608 is AQUASCO, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20608 are contained within or border the city limits of Eagle Harbor, MD, Hughesville, MD, . Zip code 20608 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 20608 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20608 is 9.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 20608 decreased to 919 from 1015 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20608 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20608 public schools is . % of students in 20608 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 365 49.06% 438 -17%
 Black Or African American 344 46.24% 453 -24%
 Hispanic 11 1.48% 12 -8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 1.75% 5 +160%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.48% 9 +22%

Zip Code 20608 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 20608 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population9191015
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households346
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$77863
Income Under $50K Per Year28.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year33.40%
20608 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 5Steny HoyerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$237710
Average Real Estate Sale Price$232500
Current Unemployment Level 9.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 20608 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)25273543536166645846373045
Avg Max Temp (°F)44485767768387857968584867
Avg Precip (In.)3.672.964.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20608
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 20608
Gwynn Park High SchoolPrince Georges
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 20608
Gwynn Park Middle SchoolPrince Georges
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 20608
Baden Elementary SchoolPrince Georges