Suitland, MD 20746 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 20746: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Suitland, MD 20746

Acceptable Alternative
Camp Springs, MD 20746
Hillcrest Hgts, MD 20746
Hillcrest Hts, MD 20746
Morningside, MD 20746

Not Acceptable, USPS
Marlow Heights, MD 20746
Silver Hill, MD 20746

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 536
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,170
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 7,113
  • County: Prince Georges County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.837, Longitude -76.919
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Suitland, MD 20746 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 28,061
Population in Households 27,969
Population in Familes 21,399
Population in Group Qrtrs 92
Population Density1 3,674
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 11,141
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 6,856
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 12,293 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,197 (34.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,944 (56.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,152 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $198,571
Average Home Value $224,089


Median Household Income $59,278
Average Household Income $69,933
Per Capita Income $27,822
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.03% 0.28%
Households -0.04% 0.26%
Families -0.23% 0.12%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   2.16%
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.


Suitland, MD 20746 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20746 to the other 440 ZIP Codes in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 85 81st
Population Density1 # 67 85th
Diversity Index2 # 216 51st
Median Household Income # 312 29th
Per Capita Income # 324 27th

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