Zip Code 20902 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSilver Spring
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montgomery
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:48841
Racial Majority:White 34.53%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 51.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$75317
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68080
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time35.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range354 - 394 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.04389900, -77.04193500

Zip Code 20902 Description

Zip Code 20902 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20902 is primarily located in Montgomery County. The official US Postal Service name for 20902 is SILVER SPRING, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20902 are contained within or border the city limits of Wheaton-Glenmont, MD, Kemp Mill, MD, Forest Glen, MD, North Kensington, MD, Colesville, MD, White Oak, MD, and South Kensington, MD. Zip code 20902 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 20902 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20902 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 20902 increased to 48841 from 42503 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20902 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20902 public schools is Hispanic. 60% of students in 20902 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 17603 34.53% 17141 +3%
 Black Or African American 8904 17.47% 8722 +2%
 Hispanic 17154 33.65% 16532 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 86 0.17% 100 -14%
 Asian 5524 10.84% 4909 +13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 30 -100%
 Other Race 224 0.38% 224 -13%
 Two Or More Races 1183 2.97% 1183 +28%

Zip Code 20902 Race/Ethnicity

 White 12.6%
 Black Or African American 24.1%
 Hispanic 51.6%
 Asian 8.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 20902 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4884142503
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households16271
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
60%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
90.0%
Median Household Income$75317
Income Under $50K Per Year29.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year33.80%
20902 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$324183
Average Real Estate Sale Price$314192
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 20902 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23253341516065645744362844
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465566758286857867564665
Avg Precip (In.)3.382.873.93.314.493.734.033.824.153.483.423.2943.88
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20902
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours