Income Statistics for District of Columbia by ZIP Code

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10 Richest District of Columbia ZIP Codes

The table below ranks the richest District of Columbia ZIP codes based on the mean income. We use the most recent Census data for areas with a population of at least 500 people and a reasonable margin of error.

Rank ZIP Code County Mean Income
1 20016 District of Columbia $241,564.00
2 20015 District of Columbia $229,481.00
3 20007 District of Columbia $215,482.00
4 20004 District of Columbia $181,149.00
5 20008 District of Columbia $180,636.00
6 20003 District of Columbia $164,767.00
7 20009 District of Columbia $145,500.00
8 20001 District of Columbia $144,383.00
9 20037 District of Columbia $137,313.00
10 20012 District of Columbia $129,898.00

To find the richest zip codes in District of Columbia, we look up the most recent income and demographic statistics from the US Census Bureau. Next, we exclude any zip codes that have a population fewer than 500 people and exclude zip codes with a margin of error greater than 50% of the estimate.

We do this to try and make the data less likely to be skewed by outliers with very small areas or estimates that are not very accurate.

To view more details on any of the District of Columbia zip codes, click the links in the table above.

District of Columbia Income Statistics

The income statistics for District of Columbia below are in 2019 inflation adjusted dollars, from the American Community Survey (ACS) 2019 5-year estimates.

  • Median Household Income: $86,420.00
  • Average Household Income: $127,890.00
  • Per Capita Income: $56,147.00
  • 18.28% of households in District of Columbia are classed as high income households (making $200,000+ per year)

District of Columbia Median Household Income by Age of Householder

Householder Age District of Columbia Median Household Income
Householder under 25 $39,391.00
Householder 25 to 44 $101,513.00
Householder 45 to 64 $89,041.00
Householder 65 and over $56,953.00

District of Columbia Household Earnings Tiers

The chart below shows the number of households in District of Columbia for each income tier listed, as well as the percentage of households that are in that income bracket.

The income tier earnings data can be very useful to analyze the distribution of income by household in District of Columbia.


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