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ZIP Code 21206

Primary City:Baltimore, MD (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Frankford|Northeast Baltimore
County: Baltimore City
Timezone: Eastern (4:54pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.34, -76.54
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21206

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21206. 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 21206. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21206, 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:
Baltimore, MD
Acceptable:
Raspeburg

Stats and Demographics for the 21206 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21206 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 21206 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21206 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 50,846
Population Density 7,055 people per sq mi
Housing Units 21,762
Median Home Value $162,400
Land Area 7.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,655
Median Household Income $48,428

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7091,7231,7551,9341,8701,6311,5611,4581,6421,7201,8271,5161,190681501346256220
Female1,7381,6221,7091,9281,9912,0401,9141,8191,9792,1192,2011,9231,445883607510418460
Total3,4473,3453,4643,8623,8613,6713,4753,2773,6213,8394,0283,4392,6351,5641,108856674680

Gender

 Male 23,540 46%
 Female 27,306 54%
Gender

Race

 White 13,496 26.5%
 Black Or African American 34,791 68.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 189 0.4%
 Asian 790 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.0%
 Other Race 399 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,167 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1241,3742,3602,9802,7061,258770336
Renter8041,9981,5251,5761,14942620069
Total9283,3723,8854,5563,8551,684970405

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,298 32%
 Single Guardian 6,161 31%
 Singles 5,864 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,332 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 12,732 65%
 Households with Kids 6,923 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male341324356350364314335337373364340374319358378418406370362410
Female337344341345336318356288324329362298354366378355413379403386
Total678668697695700632691625697693702672673724756773819749765796

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21206 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 21206 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 21206 real estate data, the median home value of $162,400 is slightly higher than average 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 21206. Rentals in 21206 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21206 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 50,405 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 376 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 65 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,732 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,176 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,747 36%
 Households Vacant 2,107 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 891 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 66 3%
 For Sale Only 335 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 74 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 144 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 597 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 385 5%
 1 Bedroom 3,166 42%
 2 Bedroom 2,127 28%
 3+ Bedroom 1,938 25%
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 $48,428 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21206 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. ZIP code 21206 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 21206. 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 18,965 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,928 20%
 No Earnings 12,698 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 18,965 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,928 20%
 No Earnings 12,698 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 20,097 81.9%
 Public transportation 3,515 14.3%
 Taxicab 56 0.2%
 Motorcycle 35 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 387 1.6%
 Worked at Home 446 1.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 2,400 16.5%
 High School Graduate 9,274 63.7%
 Associate's degree 671 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,448 10.0%
 Master's degree 568 3.9%
 Professional school degree 165 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,658 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,122 11.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 996 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21206

ZIP Code 21206 is in the Baltimore City Public Schools. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21206.

Furley Elementary
4633 Furley Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Gardenville Elementary
5300 Belair Rd
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Glenmount Elementary/Middle School
6211 Walther Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Hazelwood Elementary/Middle School
4517 Hazelwood Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Moravia Park
6201 Frankford Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Northeast Middle School
5001 Moravia Rd
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
City Neighbors Charter School
4301 Raspe Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Baltimore International Academy
4410 Frankford Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Vanguard Collegiate Middle School
5000 Truesdale Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Elmwood Elementary
531 Dale Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Mccormick Elementary
5101 Hazelwood Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Maritime Industries Academy
5001 Sinclair Ln
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Overlea High & Academy of Finance
5401 Kenwood Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
St Michael the Archangel School
10 Willow Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mount Pleasant Christian School
6000 Radecke Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Greater Grace Christian Academy
6077 Moravia Park Dr
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bethlehem Christian Day School
4815 Hamilton Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Creation Christian Academy
New Creation Christian Academy Day Care
Baltimore, MD 21206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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