Temple Hills, MD 20748 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 20748: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Temple Hills, MD 20748

Acceptable Alternative
Camp Springs, MD 20748
Hillcrest Heights, MD 20748
Hillcrest Hts, MD 20748
Marlow Heights, MD 20748
Marlow Hgts, MD 20748

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,014
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,179
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 6,022
  • County: Prince Georges County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.816, Longitude -76.94
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Temple Hills, MD 20748 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 38,267
Population in Households 38,124
Population in Familes 29,705
Population in Group Qrtrs 143
Population Density1 4,259
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 15,095
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 9,341
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16,403 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,011 (48.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,084 (43.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,308 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $253,006
Average Home Value $263,703


Median Household Income $61,800
Average Household Income $75,189
Per Capita Income $29,796
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.35% 0.6%
Households 0.19% 0.45%
Families 0.01% 0.35%
Median Household Income   1.69%
Per Capita Income   1.34%
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.

Temple Hills, MD 20748 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20748 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 # 45 90th
Population Density1 # 55 88th
Diversity Index2 # 254 45th
Median Household Income # 299 35th
Per Capita Income # 299 35th

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