20755 Zip Code Income, Population and Demographics

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20755 is a zip code in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, which covers District 1 and District 4, with a total population of 11,340 people.

Median Household Income

According to the latest ACS 5-year survey in 2020, the median household income in 20755 is $80,438.00.

The chart below shows the average household income by age in 20755.

  • Under 25
    $47,647.00
  • 25 to 44
    $71,377.00
  • 45 to 64
    $112,500.00
  • 65 and over
    $204,643.00

Average Household Income

A very commonly asked question is "what is the average household income in the 20755 zip code?". The official term for the average household income is the mean household income. The mean household income is the total income of all households divided by the number of households.

The average (or mean) household income in 20755 is $96,827.00.

6.23% of households in the 20755 zip code are classed as high income households (making $200,000+ per year).

The difference between a median and an average income

The difference between a median and mean household income is that the median income is the middle point of the set of numbers whereas the mean income is an average of all numbers.

Both metrics are important when looking at the income statistics for 20755 but because the median value doesn't depend on other numbers in the dataset, it doesn't change as much when some of the values are extremely low or extremely high.

Household Income Tiers for 20755

We can also look at the household income tiers. This lets you see how many households fall into each of the earnings brackets and what percentage that bracket is of the total number of households.

The chart below shows the household income brackets to see which age groups have the highest median income. The actual data is more granular than these brackets, but we've simplified them into bigger categories to make reviewing the data for the 20755 zip code easier to view.

You can purchase the raw data above, which will have the full income tiers with smaller jumps in household income.

  • Less than $24,999
    4.72%
  • $25,000 to $49,999
    22.62%
  • $50,000 to $74,999
    19.38%
  • $75,000 to $99,999
    14.42%
  • $100,000 to $149,999
    22.44%
  • $150,000 to $199,999
    10.19%
  • $200,000 or more
    6.23%

Per Capita Income

The per capita income is the average income of all people in the 20755 zip code. This is calculated by dividing the total income of all people in 20755 by the total number of people in 20755.

It differs from the average or mean household income because it includes all people in 20755 and not just the people who earn an income (i.e. children, retirees, unemployed, etc.).

The per capita income in the 20755 zip code is $27,749.00.

Population in 20755 by Race and Ethnicity

The total population in 20755 is currently 11,340 people.

The race and ethnicity of the population in 20755 can be very important for social research, economics, and marketing to a multi-culturial society.

Whether you want to target products or services to a particular race or ethnicity, or provide housing and new businesses to improve areas with a larger ethnic minority population, this data is very valuable for discovering suitable areas.

The chart below breaks down the population and percentage for each race and ethnicity in the 20755 zip code.

  • 46.60% White
    5,288
  • 21.80% Black/African American
    2,471
  • 0.20% Native
    24
  • 14.50% Hispanic
    1,645
  • 7.40% Asian
    843
  • 0.20% Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
    25
  • 8.40% Two or more races
    950
  • 0.80% Other
    94

Population of 20755 by Age and Gender

Another very important demographics statistic for the 20755 zip code is the age and gender of the population. The age and gender of the population can be used to track trends in population growth or decline, and for businesses, the data can be used to identify people important to you and your business need.

In the table below, we show age groups at a 10 year granularity for ease of use. The raw data, which can be purchased above, includes age and gender at a 5 year granularity.

Age Group Male Female
0 to 9 Years 1,133 1,124
10 to 19 Years 797 974
20 to 29 Years 1,988 939
30 to 39 Years 1,214 1,123
40 to 49 Years 643 569
50 to 59 Years 246 182
60 to 69 Years 161 164
70 Years and over 55 28

Education Levels

Educational attainment is a very useful statistic that can give insights into other data such as the average household income, unemployment levels, and literacy.

What this means is that it is likely for areas that have higher levels of education to have higher average household incomes, lower unemployment rates, and higher literacy rates.

The chart below shows the educational attainment of the population in the 20755 zip code.

  • Master's degree or higher
    21.38%
  • Bachelor's degree
    43.77%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    13.94%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17.95%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2.96%

Unemployment Rates

The unemployment rate is the percentage of the population that is actively looking for work but is unable to find a job. The unemployment rate is a very important statistic for 20755 because it can show how many people are actively looking for work and how many people are unable to find a job.

Lower levels of unemployment is generally seen as a positive sign for the economy. It also makes the government in 20755 look good because it shows that they are doing a good job of creating jobs, working to capacity, being efficient, and keeping the economy strong.

The unemployment rate is calculated using the total population in the 20755 zip code that are over the age of 16.

The current population in 20755 that are over the age of 16 is 8,106 people.

The unemployment rate in 20755 is 29.80%, which means 2,415 people are unemployed.

Median Age in 20755

The median age is an interesting metric because it gives us an idea of the age distribution of people in the 20755 zip code. You know when you see a median age that it is the age where half of the population is older and half is younger than it.

For demographic studies, this can be used to infer and compare date to things such as birth rates, the age of parents, and so on.

An increasing median age can be a sign of an aging population, which can be a sign of a declining population. This is because older people tend to have fewer children and die more often than younger people.

The median age in 20755 is 26.1 years old.

We can also look at the median age by gender to compare the see how each group compares to the total median age:

Median age by gender in 20755

26.1

Total

25.8

Male

26.8

Female

Households and Families

There are a total of 2,905 households in 20755, and the average household size is 3.34 people.

For families, the total number is 2,411, and the average family size is 3.68 people.

4.90% of those families in the 20755 zip code are living below the poverty line.

The table below shows the poverty thresholds for 20755 in 2022.

Household Size Poverty Threshold
1 Person $13,590.00
2 People $18,310.00
3 People $23,030.00
4 People $27,750.00
5 People $32,470.00
6 People $37,190.00
7 People $41,910.00
8 People $46,630.00

Please note that the poverty thresholds shown above are from 2022, while the latest demographics data we have is from 2020.

Households and Families by Marital Status

There are four types of household and family, as defined by the Census Bureau:

  • Married-couple
  • Male householder, no spouse present
  • Female householder, no spouse present
  • Nonfamily household

In the table below, you can see the total households and families in the 20755 zip code for each type, as well as the average sizes.

Married Male Female Nonfamily
Total Households 2,160 76 175 494
Average Household Size 3.77 2.93 3.16 1.58
Total Families 2,160 76 175 0
Average Household Size 3.76 2.72 3.16 0

Housing Data in 20755

There are total of 3,198 housing units in the 20755 zip code. Of those units, 2,905 (90.84%) are occupied, and 293 (9.16%) are vacant.

Rental Rates

Of the 3,198 housing units in 20755, 2,801 (87.59%) are occupied by renters. The median rent paid by renters is $2,148.00.

Owner occupied housing units make up the remaining 2.16% of housing units, with 69 housing units in total.

The table below breaks down how much rent is paid by renters in the 20755 zip code.

  • No rent paid
    35
  • Less than $500
    21
  • $500 to $999
    33
  • $1,000 to $1,499
    163
  • $1,500 to $1,999
    855
  • $2,000 to $2,499
    1,109
  • $2,500 to $2,999
    513
  • $3,000 or more
    107

Property Values

The median value of a property in 20755 is $421,600.00.

The table below breaks down the range of valuations for all properties in 20755.

  • Less than $50,000
    11
  • $50,000 to $99,999
    8
  • $100,000 to $149,999
    0
  • $150,000 to $199,999
    0
  • $200,000 to $299,999
    6
  • $300,000 to $499,999
    44
  • $500,000 to $999,999
    0
  • $1,000,000 or more
    0

Property Age

We can also look at the number of properties built in a given year to see the spread of property age in the 20755 zip code.

  • 1939 or earlier
    203
  • 1940 to 1949
    19
  • 1950 to 1959
    104
  • 1960 to 1969
    289
  • 1970 to 1979
    525
  • 1980 to 1989
    290
  • 1990 to 1999
    508
  • 2000 to 2009
    720
  • 2010 to 2013
    208
  • 2014 or later
    332

Vehicles Available per Household

Finally, we have data on how many vehicles each household in 20755 has. The table below breaks down the number of vehicles available per household.

  • No vehicles available
    84
  • 1 vehicle available
    658
  • 2 vehicles available
    1,899
  • 3 or more vehicles available
    264

Commuting to Work in 20755

The time and means of commuting to work are useful metrics to look at because they can be correlated against other data such as income and education level.

Does a longer commuting time indicate a higher average income? If so, has the huge increase in home working during the pandemic changed this?

Using these metrics, we can get a better understanding of the demographics of the 20755 zip code, how they commute, and how that correlates to other data points.

The average travel time is 18.1 minutes, and the chart below covers the range of travel times across the population of 20755.

  • Less than 5 minutes
    233
  • 5 to 9 minutes
    977
  • 10 to 14 minutes
    1,290
  • 15 to 19 minutes
    1,004
  • 20 to 24 minutes
    690
  • 25 to 29 minutes
    96
  • 30 to 34 minutes
    335
  • 35 to 39 minutes
    84
  • 40 to 44 minutes
    104
  • 45 to 59 minutes
    130
  • 60 to 89 minutes
    176
  • 90 or more minutes
    86

We can also look at the means of transport in 20755 to see which modes of transport people are using to commute to work.

  • Drove alone
    4,091
  • Carpooled
    347
  • Public transportation
    134
  • Walked
    533
  • Other means
    100
  • Worked from home
    239

Conclusion

Hopefully this article has given you the demographics data you were looking for in the 20755 zip code.

If you need more demographics data, or you need the data listed above in spreadsheet form with more granular grouping, head back to the top of this page where you can purchase the complete demographics data for 20755.

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