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ZIP Code 21001

Primary City:Aberdeen, MD (View All Cities)
County: Harford County
Timezone: Eastern (7:19pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.5, -76.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21001

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21001. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 21001. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21001, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Aberdeen, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21001 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21001 is located in northeast Maryland and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 21001 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21001 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,487
Population Density 719 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,942
Median Home Value $226,100
Land Area 29.90 sq mi
Water Area 1.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,352
Median Household Income $58,060

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male784707700780625708660612620822825713606368288214150107
Female738657703720728769693694718900887713607519357310263222
Total1,5221,3641,4031,5001,3531,4771,3531,3061,3381,7221,7121,4261,213887645524413329

Gender

 Male 10,289 48%
 Female 11,198 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,759 64.0%
 Black Or African American 5,756 26.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 84 0.4%
 Asian 555 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 57 0.3%
 Other Race 308 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 968 4.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner946628481,3831,194717477172
Renter28760953653436725815955
Total3811,2711,3841,9171,561975636227

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,788 45%
 Single Guardian 1,934 23%
 Singles 2,111 25%
 Singles With Roommate 519 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,489 66%
 Households with Kids 2,863 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male164159152151139140143135150157139145136123156155154168147130
Female173134156138126116135138142124141139142157140157146158119123
Total337293308289265256278273292281280284278280296312300326266253

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21001 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21001 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 2000s. Looking at 21001 real estate data, the median home value of $226,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 21001. Rentals in 21001 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21001 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,406 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 7 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 74 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,181 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,366 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,805 31%
 Households Vacant 590 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 205 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 157 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 167 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 1%
 1 Bedroom 670 25%
 2 Bedroom 1,157 44%
 3+ Bedroom 801 30%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $58,060 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21001 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 21001 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,447 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,987 23%
 No Earnings 5,873 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,447 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,987 23%
 No Earnings 5,873 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,389 92.6%
 Public transportation 226 2.2%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 274 2.7%
 Worked at Home 232 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 993 14.4%
 High School Graduate 3,914 56.6%
 Associate's degree 569 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 873 12.6%
 Master's degree 536 7.7%
 Professional school degree 14 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,285 75.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 682 15.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 397 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21001

ZIP Code 21001 is in the Harford County Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21001.

Aberdeen Middle School
111 Mount Royal Ave
Aberdeen, MD 21001
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
Bakerfield Elementary
36 Baker St
Aberdeen, MD 21001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
Halls Cross Roads Elementary
203 East Bel Air Ave
Aberdeen, MD 21001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
G. Lisby Elementary at Hillsdale
810 Edmund St
Aberdeen, MD 21001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
Center for Educational Opportunity
253 Paradise Rd
Aberdeen, MD 21001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harford County Public Schools
Aberdeen High School
251 Paradise Rd
Aberdeen, MD 21001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harford County Public Schools
St Joan of Arc School
230 S Law St
Aberdeen, MD 21001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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