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ZIP Code 21036

Primary City:Dayton, MD (View All Cities)
County: Howard County
Timezone: Eastern (7:29am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.24, -77.00
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21036

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21036. 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 21036. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21036, 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:
Dayton, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21036 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21036 is located in north 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 21036 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21036 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,114
Population Density 347 people per sq mi
Housing Units 717
Median Home Value $703,200
Land Area 6.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 698
Median Household Income $143,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male416811510444261734741069598726736371913
Female41479282452525467912910889766127341230
Total821152071868951428015323520318714812863713143

Gender

 Male 1,066 50%
 Female 1,048 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,761 83.3%
 Black Or African American 94 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 183 8.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 34 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 37 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner010100202177924720
Renter28995359
Total218109211182955229

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 548 79%
 Single Guardian 47 7%
 Singles 81 12%
 Singles With Roommate 22 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 410 59%
 Households with Kids 288 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male810810811171616222820242129202616137
Female67111021012111291725192225132311107
Total1417192010212927283145454343543349272314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21036 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21036 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 21036 real estate data, the median home value of $703,200 is extremely 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 21036. Rentals in 21036 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21036 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,090 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 484 68%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 164 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 50 7%
 Households Vacant 19 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 11%
 For Sale Only 6 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 26%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 46 54%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 11%
 3+ Bedroom 30 35%
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 $143,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21036 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 21036 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 21036. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 747 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 508 27%
 No Earnings 601 32%
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 747 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 508 27%
 No Earnings 601 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 961 82%
 Public transportation 27 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 4%
 Worked at Home 143 12%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 21036 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 11 2%
 High School Graduate 179 28%
 Associate's degree 26 4%
 Bachelor's degree 109 17%
 Master's degree 182 28%
 Professional school degree 45 7%
 Doctorate degree 95 15%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 363 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 112 23%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21036

ZIP Code 21036 is in the Howard County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21036.

Dayton Oaks
4691 Ten Oaks Rd
Dayton, MD 21036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Howard County Public Schools

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