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ZIP Code 21078

Primary City:Havre De Grace, MD (View All Cities)
County: Harford County
Timezone: Eastern (3:32pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.56, -76.17
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21078

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21078. 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 21078. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21078, 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:
Havre De Grace, MD
Acceptable:
Hvre De Grace

Stats and Demographics for the 21078 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21078 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 21078 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21078 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,603
Population Density 583 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,797
Median Home Value $277,500
Land Area 30.18 sq mi
Water Area 5.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,083
Median Household Income $65,344

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male491522574579449478437517591817714675627403277178153104
Female449469550584407496466541648796761696633456320261249235
Total9409911,1241,1638569749031,0581,2391,6131,4751,3711,260859597439402339

Gender

 Male 8,586 49%
 Female 9,017 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,824 78.5%
 Black Or African American 2,567 14.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.3%
 Asian 385 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 157 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 598 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner333977621,2391,179731426135
Renter10741044151134619512348
Total1408071,2031,7501,525926549183

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,544 50%
 Single Guardian 1,127 16%
 Singles 1,968 28%
 Singles With Roommate 444 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,967 70%
 Households with Kids 2,116 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male95941051018894831201371221191101121111131161271249994
Female1038391859198909694969911112012413212211710610786
Total198177196186179192173216231218218221232235245238244230206180

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21078 has a slightly less than average 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 21078 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 21078 real estate data, the median home value of $277,500 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 21078. Rentals in 21078 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21078 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,371 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 172 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 60 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,674 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,228 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,181 28%
 Households Vacant 714 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 175 24.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1.4%
 For Sale Only 174 24.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 5.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 156 21.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 157 22.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 87 4%
 1 Bedroom 625 25%
 2 Bedroom 847 34%
 3+ Bedroom 908 37%
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 $65,344 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21078 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. Most commuters in 21078 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 6,387 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,831 26%
 No Earnings 4,797 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 6,387 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,831 26%
 No Earnings 4,797 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,920 88.3%
 Public transportation 124 1.4%
 Taxicab 29 0.3%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 604 6.7%
 Worked at Home 291 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 638 10%
 High School Graduate 3,291 54%
 Associate's degree 331 5%
 Bachelor's degree 967 16%
 Master's degree 637 10%
 Professional school degree 82 1%
 Doctorate degree 152 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,411 75.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 455 14.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 310 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21078

ZIP Code 21078 is in the Harford County Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21078.

Havre De Grace Elementary
600 Juniata St
Havre De Grace, MD 21078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
Havre De Grace Middle School
401 Lewis Ln
Havre De Grace, MD 21078
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
Meadowvale Elementary
910 Grace View Dr
Havre De Grace, MD 21078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
Roye-Williams Elementary
201 Oakington Rd
Havre De Grace, MD 21078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
Havre De Grace High School
700 Congress Ave
Havre De Grace, MD 21078
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harford County Public Schools
Bethel Christian Academy
21 N Earlton Road Ext
Havre De Grace, MD 21078
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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