Highland, MD 20777 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 20777: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Highland, MD 20777

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 163
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,127
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Howard County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.183, Longitude -76.969
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 20777 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Howard, Montgomery).

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Highland, MD 20777 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,850
Population in Households 3,849
Population in Familes 3,573
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 443
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 1,234
Average Household Size 3.12
Family Households 1,062
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,265 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,169 (92.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 65 ( 5.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 ( 2.5%)
Median Home Value $773,056
Average Home Value $767,322


Median Household Income $167,495
Average Household Income $230,754
Per Capita Income $73,967
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.49% 1.81%
Households 1.33% 1.71%
Families 1.31% 1.64%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   1.59%
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.

Highland, MD 20777 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20777 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 # 255 44th
Population Density1 # 217 53rd
Diversity Index2 # 195 57th
Median Household Income # 8 98th
Per Capita Income # 12 98th

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