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Zip Code 20005 - Washington, D.C.

Area of Zip Code 200050.437 sq mi
Male Population6,671 (54.7%)
Female Population5,518 (45.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +30%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +6.2%
Median Age32.2 years
Male Median Age33.4 years
Female Median Age30.7 years
Area Codes202301703
Associated CitiesWashington, D.C. | Thomas Circle
NeighborhoodsDowntown, Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, Mount Vernon Square, Northwest Washington
Local TimeWednesday 3:33 AM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Coordinates38.90467557881808° / -77.03149756885348°
Related Zip Codes200012000220003200042000620007

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Zip Code 20005 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density21,438 / mi²24,162 / mi²26,236 / mi²27,871 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Racial demographics for Zip Code 20005

 White: 37.8%
 Black Or African American: 23.5%
 Hispanic or Latino: 21.5%
 Asian: 6.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native: 0.5%
 Other: 10.3%

20005 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 6.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 20005+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 20005 Median Age

Median Age: 32.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 2000532.2 years30.7 years33.4 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 20005 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5198204403
85 Plus53155209
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 20005 Population Density

Population Density: 27,871 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 2000512,1890.437 sq mi27,871 / 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 20005 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 20005
 Downtown: 43.6%
 Northwest Washington: 30.8%
 Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown: 9.9%
 Mount Vernon Square: 8.1%
 Other: 7.6%

Stats and Demographics for Zip Code 20005

Households in 200056,850
People per Household1.67
Average House Value$348,700
Income per Household$31,352

Business Concentration in Zip Code 20005

20005 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Professional Services: 32.4%
 Industry: 13.2%
 Shopping: 9.8%
 Community & Government: 7.7%
 Financial Services: 5.9%
 Restaurants: 5.5%
 Home Services: 5.4%
 Other: 20%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Government agencies14137.6 years4.511.6
Public administration12038 years3.89.8
Social work18433.3 years4.415.1
Finance other8351.9 years4.06.8
Loan companies8535.5 years4.57.0
Real estate18931 years4.115.5
All membership organizations29841.3 years4.224.4
Construction of buildings5427.1 years3.94.4
Other membership organizations34538.2 years4.428.3
Professional membership organizations23841.9 years4.219.5
Telecommunications5628.2 years4.14.6
Newspapers6437.7 years4.15.3
Health and medical23530.2 years4.019.3
Advertising and marketing12129.6 years4.69.9
Business services5225.8 years4.44.3
Computer programming, web design7120.9 years3.85.8
Corporate management42126 years4.134.5
Employment agencies6928.1 years3.25.7
Lawyers legal75928.2 years4.362.3
Public relations and communications agencies11528.2 years4.39.4
Research, development and testing services7942.3 years4.56.5
Scientific and technical services14524.4 years4.011.9
Technical construction services5831.1 years5.04.8
Bars, pubs and taverns5126.1 years4.14.2
Electronics stores11126.7 years4.49.1
Office supplies and stationery stores10537.9 years3.98.6

Business distribution by price for Zip Code 20005

 Moderate: 54.5%
 Inexpensive: 26.3%
 Expensive: 14.4%
 Very Expensive: 4.8%

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 20005 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 20005176,514 t14.5 t403,615 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 20005 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)176,514 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita14.5 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 AM3.0382.9 km4,740 m3km NE of Ranson, West Virginiausgs.gov
7/16/102:04 AM3.651.3 km7,030 m1km NW of Germantown, Marylandusgs.gov

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