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ZIP Code 21009

Primary City:Abingdon, MD (View All Cities)
County: Harford County
Timezone: Eastern (1:02am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.47, -76.29
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21009

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21009. 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 21009. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21009, 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:
Abingdon, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21009 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21009 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 21009 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21009 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,766
Population Density 2,624 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,620
Median Home Value $255,000
Land Area 11.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,171
Median Household Income $85,510

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2141,1541,0739057381,1931,2861,1891,1541,1511,06182265237523214811868
Female1,1821,0709488117581,3031,3411,2541,2001,2421,091919678505306235223167
Total2,3962,2242,0211,7161,4962,4962,6272,4432,3542,3932,1521,7411,330880538383341235

Gender

 Male 14,533 49%
 Female 15,233 51%
Gender

Race

 White 23,720 79.7%
 Black Or African American 3,813 12.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 0.2%
 Asian 1,105 3.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 25 0.1%
 Other Race 266 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 768 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1231,8992,1872,3261,66772432480
Renter10349639129218516214765
Total2262,3952,5782,6181,852886471145

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,382 57%
 Single Guardian 1,559 14%
 Singles 2,522 23%
 Singles With Roommate 708 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,807 61%
 Households with Kids 4,364 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male238248251235257199244228226208232201212220192193187185148134
Female254255202219214216230206204203186200188171187147189174114144
Total492503453454471415474434430411418401400391379340376359262278

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21009 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21009 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 21009 real estate data, the median home value of $255,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 21009. Rentals in 21009 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21009 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,765 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,320 72%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,010 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,841 16%
 Households Vacant 449 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 131 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 159 35%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 110 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 1%
 1 Bedroom 568 36%
 2 Bedroom 439 27%
 3+ Bedroom 574 36%
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 $85,510 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21009 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. However, that is not the case in 21009. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,630 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,089 22%
 No Earnings 4,919 22%
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 12,630 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,089 22%
 No Earnings 4,919 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,084 94.4%
 Public transportation 366 2.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 0.6%
 Worked at Home 439 2.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 21009 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 390 4%
 High School Graduate 5,128 54%
 Associate's degree 638 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,141 22%
 Master's degree 954 10%
 Professional school degree 125 1%
 Doctorate degree 155 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,855 77.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 927 14.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 486 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21009

ZIP Code 21009 is in the Harford County Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21009.

Abingdon Elementary
399 Singer Rd
Abingdon, MD 21009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
William S. James Elementary
1 Laurentum Pkw
Abingdon, MD 21009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
William Paca/Old Post Road Elementary
2706 Old Philadelphia Rd
Abingdon, MD 21009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
New Covenant Christian School
128 Saint Marys Church Rd
Abingdon, MD 21009
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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