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ZIP Code 21056

Primary City:Gibson Island, MD (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Anne Arundel County
Timezone: Eastern (11:20am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.07, -76.43
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21056

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21056. 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 21056. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21056, 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:
Gibson Island, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21056 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21056 is located in east 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 21056 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21056 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 267
Population Density 194 people per sq mi
Housing Units 230
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Land Area 1.38 sq mi
Water Area 3.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 118
Median Household Income $226,786

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 58

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8769900566111416159722
Female13103324659111923710982
Total91016121224111115223339221916104

Gender

 Male 132 49%
 Female 135 51%
Gender

Race

 White 256 95.9%
 Black Or African American 7 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.7%
 Asian 2 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner106183724211
Renter10512010
Total2011193924221

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 79 67%
 Single Guardian 5 4%
 Singles 28 24%
 Singles With Roommate 6 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 97 82%
 Households with Kids 21 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male23021112220211231302
Female10001110022213021001
Total33022222242424252303

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21056 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 21056 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 21056 real estate data, the median home value of $1,000,001 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 21056.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 267 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 63 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 45 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 10 4%
 Households Vacant 112 49%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 103 92%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $226,786 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21056 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. 21056 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 21056 has very few people that work at home. 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 21056. 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 52 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 29%
 No Earnings 87 45%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 52 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 29%
 No Earnings 87 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 63 58%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 42%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 21056 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 44 48%
 Master's degree 10 11%
 Professional school degree 37 41%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 100%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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