Zip Code 20716 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBowie
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Prince Georges
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Alternate Zip Code NamesMITCHELLVILLE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesS BOWIE
Current Population:20787
Racial Majority:African American 60.98%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 73.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$88942
Average Adjusted Gross Income$75380
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time39 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range75 - 121 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.92725300, -76.71481000

Zip Code 20716 Description

Zip Code 20716 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20716 is primarily located in Prince Georges County. The official US Postal Service name for 20716 is BOWIE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20716 are contained within or border the city limits of Bowie, MD, Woodmore, MD, and Greater Upper Marlboro, MD. Zip code 20716 is within area code 240, area code 301 and area code 443. 20716 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20716 is 5.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% 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 20716 increased to 20787 from 19595 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20716 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 20716 public schools is Black. 32.9% of students in 20716 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5131 24.22% 5572 -8%
 Black Or African American 12917 60.98% 12428 +4%
 Hispanic 1371 6.47% 1087 +26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 54 -100%
 Asian 878 4.14% 920 -5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 12 -100%
 Other Race 83 0.36% 83 -7%
 Two Or More Races 631 3.82% 631 +28%

Zip Code 20716 Race/Ethnicity

 White 9.7%
 Black Or African American 73.7%
 Hispanic 6.5%
 Asian 5.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 20716 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2078719595
Male Population45.70%
Female Population54.30%
Total Households8087
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$88942
Income Under $50K Per Year17.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year42.30%
20716 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 5Steny HoyerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$231723
Average Real Estate Sale Price$219324
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.4%
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 20716 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23253342516165645744352844
Avg Max Temp (°F)43465566758387867968574766
Avg Precip (In.)3.472.83.873.344.443.774.143.964.073.593.373.2844.1
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20716
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours