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Zip Code 20001 - Washington, D.C.

Area of Zip Code 200012.237 sq mi
Male Population17,352 (47.6%)
Female Population19,138 (52.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +30%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +6.2%
Median Age30.5 years
Male Median Age31.8 years
Female Median Age29.4 years
Area Codes202301703
Associated CitiesWashington, D.C. | Shaw, Washington, D.C.
NeighborhoodsCardozo, Downtown, Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, Mount Vernon Square, Northwest Washington, Penn Quarter
Local TimeWednesday 6:44 PM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Coordinates38.91084443457609° / -77.0178168894112°
Related Zip Codes200022000320004200052000620007

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Zip Code 20001 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density12,548 / mi²14,139 / mi²15,353 / mi²16,308 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Racial demographics for Zip Code 20001

 Black Or African American: 78%
 White: 7.5%
 Hispanic or Latino: 7.1%
 Asian: 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native: 0.4%
 Other: 3.3%

20001 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 6.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 20001+30%+15.3%+6.2%
District of Columbia+30.3%+15.4%+6.3%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 20001 Median Age

Median Age: 30.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 2000130.5 years29.4 years31.8 years
Washington33.9 years34.1 years33.7 years
District of Columbia33.9 years34 years33.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 20001 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 57957961,592
85 Plus121316438
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 20001 Population Density

Population Density: 16,308 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 2000136,4902.237 sq mi16,308 / mi²
Washington613,04868.51 sq mi8,948 / mi²
District of Columbia610,47268.34 sq mi8,932 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 20001 Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 20001
 Northwest Washington: 53.8%
 Downtown: 8.1%
 Mount Vernon Square: 6.8%
 Other: 31.4%

Stats and Demographics for Zip Code 20001

Households in 2000114,079
People per Household2.38
Average House Value$135,400
Income per Household$25,095

Business Concentration in Zip Code 20001

20001 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Professional Services: 18.2%
 Restaurants: 12.9%
 Shopping: 10.2%
 Community & Government: 9.8%
 Industry: 8.9%
 Medical: 6.9%
 Home Services: 6.4%
 Other: 26.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons4019 years4.11.1
Hairdressers4719.8 years4.11.3
Government agencies7938.7 years4.12.2
Public administration23534.8 years4.36.4
Social work8842.7 years3.82.4
Finance other3542 years3.71.0
Loan companies4923.9 years3.91.3
Apartments4119.6 years3.81.1
General contractors4823.8 years4.71.3
Real estate15125.2 years4.04.1
All membership organizations12646.7 years4.33.5
Construction of buildings4639 years3.81.3
Other membership organizations15543.5 years4.34.2
Professional membership organizations8351 years3.82.3
Health and medical20229.4 years4.25.5
Physicians and surgeons4927.8 years4.41.3
Advertising and marketing4830.2 years3.91.3
Architects3624.5 years4.41.0
Computer programming, web design3920.5 years1.1
Corporate management17726.9 years3.84.9
Lawyers legal29230.2 years4.58.0
Public relations and communications agencies4125.5 years3.51.1
Scientific and technical services7726.5 years3.82.1
Churches7373.5 years4.72.0
American restaurants6631.9 years4.31.8
Bars, pubs and taverns10019.5 years4.22.7
Electronics stores5722.6 years3.61.6
Office supplies and stationery stores5632.2 years4.31.5

Business distribution by price for Zip Code 20001

 Moderate: 51.5%
 Inexpensive: 29.1%
 Expensive: 14.9%
 Very Expensive: 4.4%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Zip Code 20001 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 20001452,493 t12.4 t202,234 t/mi²
Washington9,298,300 t15.2 t135,718 t/mi²
District of Columbia9,259,229 t15.2 t135,487 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Zip Code 20001 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)452,493 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita12.4 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
1/17/1611:12 AM3.0383.5 km4,740 m3km NE of Ranson, West
7/16/102:04 AM3.651.6 km7,030 m1km NW of Germantown,

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