Bowie, MD 20715 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 20715: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bowie, MD 20715

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Prince Georges County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.989, Longitude -76.739
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 401
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 9,250
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,250

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

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Bowie, MD 20715 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 25,995
Daytime Population: Workers 7,263
Daytime Population: Residents 12,353
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,616
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 25,569
Population in Familes 21,617
Population in Group Qrtrs 426
Population Density2 1,873
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $107,163
Average Household Income $121,909
Per Capita Income $43,565


Total Housing Units 9,425 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,157 (86.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,005 (10.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 263 ( 2.8%)
Median Home Value $330,424
Average Home Value $347,916


Total Households 9,162
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 6,703
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 0.31% 0.29%
Households 0.14% 0.16%
Families 0.01% 0.07%
Median Household Income   0.92%
Per Capita Income   1.97%

Bowie, MD 20715 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20715 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 # 99 79th
Population Density # 117 75th
Diversity Index # 68 85th
Median Household Income # 87 81st
Per Capita Income # 135 71st

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