Zip Code 20882 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGaithersburg
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montgomery
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:14063
Racial Majority:White 76.26%
Public School Racial Majority:White 44.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$126600
Average Adjusted Gross Income$133710
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time37.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range463 - 709 ft.
Area38 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.23133100, -77.14786500

Zip Code 20882 Description

Zip Code 20882 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20882 is primarily located in Montgomery County. The official US Postal Service name for 20882 is GAITHERSBURG, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20882 are contained within or border the city limits of Damascus, MD, Laytonsville, MD, Montgomery Village, MD, and Olney, MD. Zip code 20882 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 20882 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20882 is 5.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 20882 increased to 14063 from 12175 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20882 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20882 public schools is White. 26.3% of students in 20882 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10979 76.26% 10837 +1%
 Black Or African American 941 6.54% 920 +2%
 Hispanic 1174 8.15% 1059 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 28 -100%
 Asian 717 4.98% 854 -16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.14% 14 +43%
 Other Race 33 0% 33 -100%
 Two Or More Races 318 3.93% 318 +78%

Zip Code 20882 Race/Ethnicity

 White 44.3%
 Black Or African American 17.3%
 Hispanic 22.8%
 Asian 9.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 6%

Zip Code 20882 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1406312175
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households4534
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
26.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$126600
Income Under $50K Per Year9.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year63.70%
20882 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$554218
Average Real Estate Sale Price$492559
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64c - Piedmont Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 20882 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24273442526065645745372844
Avg Max Temp (°F)39445365738186847766554464
Avg Precip (In.)3.322.843.983.334.533.933.843.544.13.463.463.2843.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20882
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours