Zip Code 20853 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRockville
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montgomery
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:29673
Racial Majority:White 51.47%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 34.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$103681
Average Adjusted Gross Income$93950
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time32.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range361 - 466 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.10243300, -77.09498300

Zip Code 20853 Description

Zip Code 20853 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20853 is primarily located in Montgomery County. The official US Postal Service name for 20853 is ROCKVILLE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20853 are contained within or border the city limits of Aspen Hill, MD, Olney, MD, Rockville, MD, Wheaton-Glenmont, MD, and Rossmoor, MD. Zip code 20853 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 20853 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20853 is 5.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 20853 increased to 29673 from 27768 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20853 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20853 public schools is Hispanic. 38.3% of students in 20853 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15479 51.47% 15086 +3%
 Black Or African American 3637 12.09% 3188 +14%
 Hispanic 6589 21.91% 7115 -7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.07% 67 -69%
 Asian 3542 11.78% 3508 +1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 91 0.3% 10 +810%
 Other Race 130 0% 130 -100%
 Two Or More Races 569 2.37% 569 +25%

Zip Code 20853 Race/Ethnicity

 White 30.4%
 Black Or African American 16.4%
 Hispanic 34.6%
 Asian 13.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.5%

Zip Code 20853 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2967327768
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households9740
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
38.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
55.6%
Median Household Income$103681
Income Under $50K Per Year15.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year53.10%
20853 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$434861
Average Real Estate Sale Price$364118
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.3%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 20853 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23253341516065635644352844
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455465748286847766564565
Avg Precip (In.)3.342.873.913.284.453.763.953.764.123.463.423.2443.55
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20853
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
East Rockville