Hyattsville, MD 20781 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 20781: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hyattsville, MD 20781

Not Acceptable, USPS
Avondale, MD 20781
Cheverly, MD 20781
Edmonston, MD 20781
Rogers Heights, MD 20781
Tuxedo, MD 20781

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Prince Georges County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.941, Longitude -76.928
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 711
  • PO Box Addresses: 158
  • Residential Addresses: 4,592
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,721
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,871

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

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  1. 20781 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 20781 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Maryland Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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Hyattsville, MD 20781 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 12,708
Population in Households 12,645
Population in Familes 9,563
Population in Group Qrtrs 63
Population Density2 5,171
Diversity Index3 91


Median Household Income $72,187
Average Household Income $86,904
Per Capita Income $28,664


Total Housing Units 4,507 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,184 (48.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,981 (44.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 342 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $284,105
Average Home Value $296,005


Total Households 4,165
Average Household Size 3.04
Family Households 2,594
Average Family Size 4
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.25% 0.77%
Households 1.1% 0.67%
Families 0.9% 0.53%
Median Household Income   3.29%
Per Capita Income   3.65%

Hyattsville, MD 20781 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20781 to the other 448 ZIP Codes in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 163 64th
Population Density # 41 91st
Diversity Index # 4 99th
Median Household Income # 266 41st
Per Capita Income # 340 24th

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