Zip Code 20912 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTakoma Park
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montgomery
Secondary County: Prince Georges
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:24807
Racial Majority:White 34.94%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 43.6%
Unemployment Rate:7.6%
Median Household Income$54979
Average Adjusted Gross Income$73640
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time35 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range194 - 194 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.98204400, -77.00001700

Zip Code 20912 Description

Zip Code 20912 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 20912 is primarily located in Montgomery County. Portions of 20912 are also located in Prince Georges County. The official US Postal Service name for 20912 is TAKOMA PARK, Maryland. Portions of zip code 20912 are contained within or border the city limits of Takoma Park, MD, Silver Spring, MD, Chillum, MD, Washington, DC, and Langley Park, MD. Zip code 20912 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 20912 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 20912 is 7.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 20912 increased to 24807 from 24498 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 20912 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 20912 public schools is Hispanic. 59.2% of students in 20912 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 8732 34.94% 8432 +4%
 Black Or African American 9833 39.34% 9230 +7%
 Hispanic 4736 18.95% 5323 -11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.03% 30 -73%
 Asian 1010 4.04% 946 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 14 -100%
 Other Race 92 0.17% 92 -54%
 Two Or More Races 740 2.53% 740 -15%

Zip Code 20912 Race/Ethnicity

 White 20.8%
 Black Or African American 28.2%
 Hispanic 43.6%
 Asian 3.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4%

Zip Code 20912 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2480724498
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households9508
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$54979
Income Under $50K Per Year44.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.60%
20912 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
Maryland District 4Anthony G. BrownDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$424636
Average Real Estate Sale Price$473623
Current Unemployment Level 7.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65n - Chesapeake Rolling Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 20912 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263442526166655845362945
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465566758387857968574666
Avg Precip (In.)3.432.863.863.284.53.714.173.934.153.473.383.3144.05
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type20912
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 20912
Montgomery Blair High SchoolMontgomery
Fort Totten - Riggs Park