Zip Code 20759 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFulton
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Howard
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:3355
Racial Majority:White 76%
Public School Racial Majority:White 43.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$149214
Average Adjusted Gross Income$251060
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time32.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range381 - 443 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.15652900, -76.93043400

Zip Code 20759 Description

Zip Code 20759 is located in the state of Maryland in the Baltimore metro area. Zip code 20759 is primarily located in Howard County. The official US Postal Service name for 20759 is FULTON, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20759 are contained within or border the city limits of North Laurel, MD, . Zip code 20759 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 20759 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20759 is 3.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 20759 increased to 3355 from 1684 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20759 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20759 public schools is White. 14.7% of students in 20759 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2597 76% 2396 +8%
 Black Or African American 283 8.28% 273 +4%
 Hispanic 35 1.02% 109 -68%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 371 10.86% 456 -19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 109 3.83% 109 +20%

Zip Code 20759 Race/Ethnicity

 White 43.8%
 Black Or African American 21.5%
 Hispanic 9.3%
 Asian 18.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 6.7%

Zip Code 20759 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population33551684
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households1080
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$149214
Income Under $50K Per Year6.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year74.30%
20759 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 3John SarbanesDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$765242
Average Real Estate Sale Price$608909
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 64c - Piedmont Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 20759 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23253342526165645745362844
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455566758387867968564666
Avg Precip (In.)3.422.984.13.414.663.84.013.674.193.553.743.4744.98
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Baltimore-Towson, MD
CBSA Type20759
CBSA Population2699667
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 20759
Atholton High SchoolHoward
Reservoir High SchoolHoward
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 20759
Lime Kiln Middle SchoolHoward
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 20759
Fulton Elementary SchoolHoward
Pointers Run Elementary SchoolHoward