Waldorf, MD 20601 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 20601: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Waldorf, MD 20601

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Charles County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.628, Longitude -76.875
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 20601 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Charles, Prince Georges).

  • Businesses Addresses: 750
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 9,531
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 187
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,344

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Waldorf, MD 20601 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 26,018
Daytime Population: Workers 7,574
Daytime Population: Residents 12,033
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,607
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 25,992
Population in Familes 22,324
Population in Group Qrtrs 26
Population Density2 569
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $94,638
Average Household Income $110,499
Per Capita Income $38,506


Total Housing Units 9,556 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,048 (73.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,010 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 498 ( 5.2%)
Median Home Value $331,840
Average Home Value $350,450


Total Households 9,058
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 6,883
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.97% 1.03%
Households 1.0% 1.05%
Families 0.88% 0.97%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   2.33%

Waldorf, MD 20601 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20601 to the other 456 ZIP Codes in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 98 79th
Population Density # 196 57th
Diversity Index # 65 86th
Median Household Income # 148 68th
Per Capita Income # 197 57th

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