Indian Head, MD 20640 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 20640: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Indian Head, MD 20640

Acceptable Alternative
Pisgah, MD 20640

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 138
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,713
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 19
  • County: Charles County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.572, Longitude -77.153
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Indian Head, MD 20640 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 9,735
Population in Households 9,578
Population in Familes 7,982
Population in Group Qrtrs 157
Population Density1 240
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 3,494
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 2,477
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,904 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,541 (65.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 953 (24.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 410 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $230,477
Average Home Value $257,202


Median Household Income $68,232
Average Household Income $85,718
Per Capita Income $31,355
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.0% 0.99%
Households 0.92% 0.97%
Families 0.84% 0.93%
Median Household Income   2.4%
Per Capita Income   1.62%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Indian Head, MD 20640 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20640 to the other 455 ZIP Codes in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 185 60th
Population Density1 # 275 40th
Diversity Index2 # 80 83rd
Median Household Income # 258 44th
Per Capita Income # 279 39th

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