Zip Code 20707 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLaurel
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Prince Georges
Secondary County: Montgomery
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:31538
Racial Majority:White 30.03%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 58%
Unemployment Rate:10.7%
Median Household Income$65480
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64800
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time33.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range184 - 331 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.09547500, -76.88509800

Zip Code 20707 Description

Zip Code 20707 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20707 is primarily located in Prince Georges County. Portions of 20707 are also located in Montgomery County. The official US Postal Service name for 20707 is LAUREL, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20707 are contained within or border the city limits of West Laurel, MD, Laurel, MD, South Laurel, MD, Burtonsville, MD, Calverton, MD, North Laurel, MD, Maryland City, MD, and Fairland, MD. Zip code 20707 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 20707 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20707 is 10.7% 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 20707 increased to 31538 from 25637 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20707 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20707 public schools is Black. 51% of students in 20707 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9638 30.03% 9599 +0%
 Black Or African American 13693 42.66% 13425 +2%
 Hispanic 5069 15.79% 4671 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 105 0.33% 72 +46%
 Asian 2731 8.51% 2849 -4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 15 -100%
 Other Race 111 0.09% 111 -73%
 Two Or More Races 796 2.6% 796 +5%

Zip Code 20707 Race/Ethnicity

 White 8.1%
 Black Or African American 58%
 Hispanic 24.7%
 Asian 5.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 20707 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3153825637
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households12643
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
51%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
40.0%
Median Household Income$65480
Income Under $50K Per Year33.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year26.00%
20707 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 4Anthony G. BrownDemocrat
Maryland District 3John SarbanesDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$190031
Average Real Estate Sale Price$247643
Current Unemployment Level 10.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 20707 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263443536166655846372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465566758388867968574666
Avg Precip (In.)3.442.883.993.414.633.754.063.764.283.553.73.4544.89
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20707
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours