Washington, DC 20015 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 20015: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Washington, DC 20015

Acceptable Alternative
Chevy Chase, DC 20015

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 448
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,772
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,816
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.963, Longitude -77.065
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Washington, D.C. 20015 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 16,278
Population in Households 15,909
Population in Familes 11,980
Population in Group Qrtrs 369
Population Density1 5,101
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 6,827
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 4,023
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,096 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,748 (66.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,079 (29.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 269 ( 3.8%)
Median Home Value $958,911
Average Home Value $989,543


Median Household Income $180,110
Average Household Income $244,518
Per Capita Income $102,876
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.64% 0.79%
Households 0.56% 0.72%
Families 0.39% 0.61%
Median Household Income   1.05%
Per Capita Income   1.78%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Washington, DC 20015 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20015 to the other 30 ZIP Codes in Washington, D.C. 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 # 16 50th
Population Density1 # 22 30th
Diversity Index2 # 22 33rd
Median Household Income # 1 100th
Per Capita Income # 2 97th

Nearby Cities, Towns & Census Designated Places

Barnaby Woods, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Chevy Chase Village, MD (< 0.1 mile)
Chevy Chase, MD (< 0.1 mile)
Tenleytown, DC (1.4 miles SW)
Hawthorne, DC (1.4 miles NNE)
Friendship Village, MD (1.4 miles W)
Chevy Chase Section Three, MD (1.4 miles NNW)
Martins Additions, MD (1.4 miles NNW)
Chevy Chase Section Five, MD (1.4 miles NNW)
Somerset, MD (1.4 miles W)

Nearby Neighborhoods, Subdivisions & Other Small Populated Places

North Cleveland Park, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Chevy Chase, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Chevy Chase Heights, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Forest Hills, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Friendship Heights, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Pinehurst Circle, DC (1.4 miles WNW)
American University Park, DC (1.4 miles WSW)
Reno, DC (1.4 miles SW)
Martins Addition, MD (1.4 miles N)
Somerset Heights, MD (1.4 miles WNW)

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