Germantown, MD 20874 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Darnestown, MD | Germantown, MD
Advertisement

Camera Icon Photos of the local Germantown, MD area

ZIP Code 20874: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Germantown, MD 20874

Acceptable Alternative
Darnestown, MD 20874

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Montgomery County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.168, Longitude -77.268
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 664
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 22,742
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 5,630
    • Single Family Addresses: 17,112

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.



EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


Advertisement

20874 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:
Advertisement

Germantown, MD 20874 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 61,204
Daytime Population: Workers 11,803
Daytime Population: Residents 26,570
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 38,373
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.63
Population in Households 61,186
Population in Familes 50,176
Population in Group Qrtrs 18
Population Density2 2,514
Diversity Index3 81
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $88,727
Average Household Income $105,333
Per Capita Income $38,692

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 23,312 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,852 (63.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,624 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 836 ( 3.6%)
Median Home Value $324,837
Average Home Value $372,751
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 22,476
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 15,321
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.88% 0.87%
Households 0.74% 0.76%
Families 0.65% 0.7%
Median Household Income   1.88%
Per Capita Income   2.32%

Germantown, MD 20874 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20874 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 # 5 99th
Population Density # 97 79th
Diversity Index # 21 95th
Median Household Income # 172 63rd
Per Capita Income # 192 58th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.


Maryland Research Tools

Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Maryland Census Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:

Advertisement