ZIP Code 20747 - District Heights Maryland

ZIP Code 20747 is located in District Heights Maryland. Portions of 20747 are also in Forestville and Suitland and Walker Mill. 20747 is entirely within Prince Georges County. Regionally, it is located in Metro DC.

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ZIP Code 20747 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameDistrict Heights
Primary CountyPrince Georges County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)39,279
Area Code(s)240 / 301
Current Time

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20747 Demographics

20747 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Maryland based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 20747 is African American. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 20747 is African American. The current unemployment level in 20747 is 3.7%.

Population Growth Rate7.64%
Population Density5,295 People per Square Mile
Total Households15,288
Percentage High Income Households1.7%
Median Household Income (2021)$67,136
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$271,550
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)3.7%
Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 87.45%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 79.11%

20747 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American3960.96%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander1210.29%

20747 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American30.08%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander110.31%

20747 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,4906.45%
Bachelor Degree3,00112.99%
High School Diploma8,92438.63%
No High School Diploma4501.95%
GED or Alternate1,2155.26%
1 or More Years of College5,27922.85%
Associates Degree1,3355.78%
Masters Degree1,1835.12%
Professional Degree1800.78%
Doctorate Degree430.19%

20747 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 20747
RegionMetro DC
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaWashington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area7 Square Miles

20747 Politics

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20747 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion65n - Chesapeake Rolling Coastal Plain

20747 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263442526166645745362845
Avg Max Temp (°F)43465666758388867968574766
Avg Precip (In.)3.452.83.843.244.323.

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