Zip Code 20816 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBethesda
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montgomery
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:16208
Racial Majority:White 83.88%
Public School Racial Majority:White 67.5%
Unemployment Rate:11.1%
Median Household Income$152038
Average Adjusted Gross Income$264870
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time27.7 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range213 - 269 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.95479965, -77.13558197

Zip Code 20816 Description

Zip Code 20816 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20816 is primarily located in Montgomery County. The official US Postal Service name for 20816 is BETHESDA, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20816 are contained within or border the city limits of Bethesda, MD, Brookmont, MD, Cabin John, MD, Somerset, MD, McLean, VA, Washington, DC, and Glen Echo, MD. Zip code 20816 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 20816 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20816 is 11.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 11.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 20816 increased to 16208 from 15231 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20816 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20816 public schools is White. 6.8% of students in 20816 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13934 83.88% 13426 +4%
 Black Or African American 262 1.58% 366 -28%
 Hispanic 1016 6.12% 1056 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 14 -100%
 Asian 962 5.79% 902 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 61 0.12% 61 -67%
 Two Or More Races 377 2.51% 377 +11%

Zip Code 20816 Race/Ethnicity

 White 67.5%
 Black Or African American 6.9%
 Hispanic 12.2%
 Asian 6.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 6.5%

Zip Code 20816 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1620815231
Male Population46.90%
Female Population53.10%
Total Households6339
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
6.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$152038
Income Under $50K Per Year9.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year70.20%
20816 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1315719
Average Real Estate Sale Price$941754
Current Unemployment Level 11.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
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 20816 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263342526166655845362845
Avg Max Temp (°F)43475667768488867969574767
Avg Precip (In.)3.392.913.973.414.373.714.123.924.213.473.413.3244.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20816
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 20816
Walt Whitman High SchoolMontgomery
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 20816
Pyle Middle SchoolMontgomery
Westland Middle SchoolMontgomery