Zip Code 20623 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCheltenham
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Prince Georges
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:2744
Racial Majority:African American 66.07%
Unemployment Rate:9.0%
Median Household Income$106678
Average Adjusted Gross Income$80930
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time40.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range190 - 197 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.74256500, -76.83739500

Zip Code 20623 Description

Zip Code 20623 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20623 is primarily located in Prince Georges County. The official US Postal Service name for 20623 is CHELTENHAM, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20623 are contained within or border the city limits of Rosaryville, MD, Marlton, MD, . Zip code 20623 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 20623 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20623 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 20623 increased to 2744 from 2702 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20623 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 20623 public schools is . % of students in 20623 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 545 19.65% 370 +47%
 Black Or African American 1832 66.07% 2187 -16%
 Hispanic 59 2.13% 58 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 15 -100%
 Asian 31 1.12% 38 -18%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 65 11.03% 65 +371%

Zip Code 20623 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 20623 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population27442702
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households851
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$106678
Income Under $50K Per Year6.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year58.30%
20623 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 5Steny HoyerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$283259
Average Real Estate Sale Price$276913
Current Unemployment Level 9.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
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 20623 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263442526165645745362945
Avg Max Temp (°F)44485767768488868069584867
Avg Precip (In.)3.52.813.883.264.33.734.133.884.073.483.353.2643.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20623
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 20623
Frederick Douglass High SchoolPrince Georges
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 20623
Gwynn Park Middle SchoolPrince Georges
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 20623
Rosaryville Elementary SchoolPrince Georges