Bowie, MD 20716 ZIP Code Profile

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Bowie, MD | Mitchellville, MD

ZIP Code 20716: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bowie, MD 20716

Acceptable Alternative
Mitchellville, MD 20716

Not Acceptable, USPS
S Bowie, MD 20716
South Bowie, MD 20716

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Prince Georges County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.925, Longitude -76.715
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 477
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 9,111
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,131
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,980

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

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Bowie, MD 20716 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 21,581
Daytime Population: Workers 10,070
Daytime Population: Residents 9,230
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,300
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 21,416
Population in Familes 17,295
Population in Group Qrtrs 165
Population Density2 1,912
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $100,078
Average Household Income $116,168
Per Capita Income $45,108


Total Housing Units 8,696 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,855 (67.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,473 (28.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 368 ( 4.2%)
Median Home Value $309,915
Average Home Value $332,229


Total Households 8,328
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 5,334
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 0.58% 0.47%
Households 0.45% 0.38%
Families 0.29% 0.28%
Median Household Income   1.16%
Per Capita Income   2.34%

Bowie, MD 20716 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20716 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 # 117 75th
Population Density # 116 75th
Diversity Index # 85 82nd
Median Household Income # 121 74th
Per Capita Income # 110 76th

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