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ZIP Code 21061

Primary City:Glen Burnie, MD (View All Cities)
County: Anne Arundel County
Timezone: Eastern (7:38am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.16, -76.64
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21061

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21061. 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 21061. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21061, 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:
Glen Burnie, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21061 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21061 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 21061 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young 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 21061 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 53,684
Population Density 4,423 people per sq mi
Housing Units 22,143
Median Home Value $247,900
Land Area 12.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21,066
Median Household Income $60,430

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,9651,6611,6141,7692,2212,4921,9781,7051,7971,9081,9301,5331,192845595480320205
Female1,8691,5071,5711,6382,2512,4501,9831,7901,8812,1032,0321,5761,3651,032756656541473
Total3,8343,1683,1853,4074,4724,9423,9613,4953,6784,0113,9623,1092,5571,8771,3511,136861678

Gender

 Male 26,210 49%
 Female 27,474 51%
Gender

Race

 White 34,895 65.0%
 Black Or African American 12,028 22.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 190 0.4%
 Asian 2,476 4.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 93 0.2%
 Other Race 2,034 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,968 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1061,3691,9332,6812,2461,4421,012276
Renter1,0942,8211,9521,8911,174549367153
Total1,2004,1903,8854,5723,4201,9911,379429

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,585 41%
 Single Guardian 4,909 23%
 Singles 5,916 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1,656 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 14,012 67%
 Households with Kids 7,054 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male395426374366332336326313354343326324307314349355389338338383
Female395394348325285276319315312329330314291307307334343321333417
Total790820722691617612645628666672656638598621656689732659671800

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21061 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21061 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 21061 real estate data, the median home value of $247,900 is high 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 21061. Rentals in 21061 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 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 21061 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 53,481 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 115 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 88 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,635 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,430 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,001 45%
 Households Vacant 1,077 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 603 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 43 4%
 For Sale Only 186 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 183 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 213 2%
 1 Bedroom 3,343 33%
 2 Bedroom 4,254 41%
 3+ Bedroom 2,452 24%
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 $60,430 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21061 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 21061 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 21061 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21,622 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,261 24%
 No Earnings 11,259 26%
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 21,622 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,261 24%
 No Earnings 11,259 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 26,461 92.6%
 Public transportation 1,071 3.7%
 Taxicab 26 0.1%
 Motorcycle 58 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 612 2.1%
 Worked at Home 363 1.3%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,547 14.7%
 High School Graduate 10,261 59.4%
 Associate's degree 1,122 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,313 13.4%
 Master's degree 763 4.4%
 Professional school degree 119 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 153 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,564 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 946 10.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 855 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21061

ZIP Code 21061 is in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21061.

Corkran Middle School
7600 Quarterfield Rd
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Ferndale Early Education Center
105 Packard Ave
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
George T. Cromwell Elementary
525 Wellham Ave
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Glen Burnie Park Elementary
500 Marlboro Rd
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Hilltop Elementary
415 Melrose Ave
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
North Glen Elementary
615 West Furnace Branch Rd
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Oakwood Elementary
330 Oak Manor Dr
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Richard Henry Lee Elementary
400 a St
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Rippling Woods Elementary
530 Nolfield Dr
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Southgate Elementary
290 Shetlands Ln
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Woodside Elementary
160 Funke Rd
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
North County High School
10 East 1st Ave
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Monsignor Slade Catholic School
120 Dorsey Rd
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Pauls Lutheran School
308 Oak Manor Dr Ste 1
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Granite Baptist School
7823 Oakwood Rd
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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