Zip Code 20715 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBowie
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Prince Georges
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:26382
Racial Majority:White 56.32%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 60.4%
Unemployment Rate:7.3%
Median Household Income$89997
Average Adjusted Gross Income$82800
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time34.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range62 - 118 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.98614600, -76.73910600

Zip Code 20715 Description

Zip Code 20715 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20715 is primarily located in Prince Georges County. The official US Postal Service name for 20715 is BOWIE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20715 are contained within or border the city limits of Bowie, MD, Woodmore, MD, Glenn Dale, MD, and Crofton, MD. Zip code 20715 is within area code 301, area code 240 and area code 443. 20715 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20715 is 7.3% 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 20715 increased to 26382 from 25226 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20715 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20715 public schools is Black. 27.6% of students in 20715 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15154 56.32% 14978 +1%
 Black Or African American 7084 26.33% 7746 -9%
 Hispanic 2416 8.98% 1772 +36%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 166 0.62% 48 +246%
 Asian 1058 3.93% 931 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.06% 4 +300%
 Other Race 56 0.16% 56 -25%
 Two Or More Races 847 3.61% 847 +15%

Zip Code 20715 Race/Ethnicity

 White 19.7%
 Black Or African American 60.4%
 Hispanic 10.1%
 Asian 4.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4.6%

Zip Code 20715 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2638225226
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households9071
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
27.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$89997
Income Under $50K Per Year15.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year42.90%
20715 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 5Steny HoyerDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Maryland Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$270304
Average Real Estate Sale Price$235834
Current Unemployment Level 7.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
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 20715 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24253341516065645744362844
Avg Max Temp (°F)43465566758387867968574766
Avg Precip (In.)3.442.843.893.354.543.734.143.984.113.553.43.3244.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20715
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours