Zip Code 20895 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKensington
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montgomery
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:19054
Racial Majority:White 70.8%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 35.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$100659
Average Adjusted Gross Income$153400
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time30.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range315 - 341 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.02764000, -77.07744100

Zip Code 20895 Description

Zip Code 20895 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20895 is primarily located in Montgomery County. The official US Postal Service name for 20895 is KENSINGTON, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20895 are contained within or border the city limits of South Kensington, MD, North Kensington, MD, North Bethesda, MD, Kensington, MD, Chevy Chase View, MD, Wheaton-Glenmont, MD, Garrett Park, MD, Silver Spring, MD, Bethesda, MD, Chevy Chase, MD, and Forest Glen, MD. Zip code 20895 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 20895 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20895 is 6.5% 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 20895 increased to 19054 from 18713 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20895 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20895 public schools is Hispanic. 34.9% of students in 20895 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13654 70.8% 14038 -3%
 Black Or African American 862 4.47% 1206 -29%
 Hispanic 2994 15.53% 2108 +42%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.19% 25 +44%
 Asian 1018 5.28% 1125 -10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 75 0.81% 75 +109%
 Two Or More Races 473 2.92% 473 +19%

Zip Code 20895 Race/Ethnicity

 White 33.3%
 Black Or African American 16.2%
 Hispanic 35.1%
 Asian 11.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4%

Zip Code 20895 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1905418713
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households7165
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
34.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$100659
Income Under $50K Per Year20.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year50.50%
20895 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$555000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$548114
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 20895 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23263342516065635744362844
Avg Max Temp (°F)42455566748286857867564665
Avg Precip (In.)3.352.863.893.294.413.733.983.84.143.463.413.2543.58
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20895
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 20895
Walter Johnson High SchoolMontgomery
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 20895
North Bethesda Middle SchoolMontgomery
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 20895
Kensington Parkwood Elementary SchoolMontgomery