Zip Code 20737 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRiverdale
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Prince Georges
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:20684
Racial Majority:African American 35.51%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 58.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.8%
Median Household Income$55134
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40150
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time33.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range92 - 121 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.96240000, -76.91540000

Zip Code 20737 Description

Zip Code 20737 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20737 is primarily located in Prince Georges County. The official US Postal Service name for 20737 is RIVERDALE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20737 are contained within or border the city limits of Riverdale Park, MD, East Riverdale, MD, Woodlawn, MD, Greenbelt, MD, Edmonston, MD, Bladensburg, MD, College Park, MD, Hyattsville, MD, New Carrollton, MD, and University Park, MD. Zip code 20737 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 20737 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20737 is 6.8% 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 20737 increased to 20684 from 19938 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20737 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 20737 public schools is Hispanic. 79.9% of students in 20737 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2817 13.26% 2449 +15%
 Black Or African American 7545 35.51% 7202 +5%
 Hispanic 9658 45.45% 9939 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 209 0.98% 47 +345%
 Asian 634 2.98% 619 +2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 48 0.23% 8 +500%
 Other Race 52 0.08% 52 -67%
 Two Or More Races 368 1.51% 368 -13%

Zip Code 20737 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.8%
 Black Or African American 32.5%
 Hispanic 58.2%
 Asian 3.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 20737 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2068419938
Male Population52.20%
Female Population47.80%
Total Households5758
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
79.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$55134
Income Under $50K Per Year44.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.50%
20737 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 5Steny HoyerDemocrat
Maryland District 4Anthony G. BrownDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$170239
Average Real Estate Sale Price$171031
Current Unemployment Level 6.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
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 20737 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263442536267655845372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)43465566758388867969574766
Avg Precip (In.)3.442.843.843.274.483.74.223.954.133.483.343.343.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20737
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 20737
Parkdale High SchoolPrince Georges