Washington, DC 20018 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 20018: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Washington, DC 20018

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 645
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,543
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,842
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.927, Longitude -76.976
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Washington, D.C. 20018 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 19,230
Population in Households 18,495
Population in Familes 13,045
Population in Group Qrtrs 735
Population Density1 6,916
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 8,099
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 4,060
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,692 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,482 (51.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,617 (41.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 593 ( 6.8%)
Median Home Value $386,333
Average Home Value $425,680


Median Household Income $44,459
Average Household Income $75,033
Per Capita Income $32,150
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.86% 1.69%
Households 2.1% 1.84%
Families 1.68% 1.59%
Median Household Income   0.62%
Per Capita Income   2.54%
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 20018 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20018 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 # 14 57th
Population Density1 # 18 43rd
Diversity Index2 # 19 40th
Median Household Income # 19 40th
Per Capita Income # 19 40th

Nearby Cities, Towns & Census Designated Places

Langdon, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Woodridge, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Brookland, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Fort Lincoln New Town, DC (1.4 miles ESE)
Trinidad, DC (1.4 miles SSW)
Ivy City, DC (1.4 miles SSW)
Mount Rainier, MD (1.4 miles NNE)
Kaywood Gardens, MD (1.4 miles NNE)
Colmar Manor, MD (1.4 miles ENE)
Cottage City, MD (1.4 miles ENE)

Nearby Neighborhoods, Subdivisions & Other Small Populated Places

Edgewood Terrace, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Gateway, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Brentwood Village, DC (< 0.1 mile)
Metropolis View, DC (1.4 miles W)
North Michigan Park, DC (1.4 miles N)
The Cloisters, DC (1.4 miles W)
Park Place, DC (1.4 miles W)
Edgewood, DC (1.4 miles WSW)
Michigan Park, DC (1.4 miles NNW)
University Heights, DC (1.4 miles NW)

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