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ZIP Code 21208

Primary City:Pikesville, MD (View All Cities)
County: Baltimore County
Timezone: Eastern (2:57pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.38, -76.72
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21208

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21208. 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 21208. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21208, 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:
Pikesville, MD
Acceptable:
Baltimore

Stats and Demographics for the 21208 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21208 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 21208 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21208 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,917
Population Density 2,752 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,621
Median Home Value $268,500
Land Area 12.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,575
Median Household Income $67,244

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8728719761,2941,0007737977438349031,0251,1271,114823665558553561
Female8668259439018148559419469841,1791,4021,4501,4021,1858868128661,171
Total1,7381,6961,9192,1951,8141,6281,7381,6891,8182,0822,4272,5772,5162,0081,5511,3701,4191,732

Gender

 Male 15,489 46%
 Female 18,428 54%
Gender

Race

 White 18,662 55.0%
 Black Or African American 13,318 39.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 71 0.2%
 Asian 813 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1%
 Other Race 423 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 611 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner406141,1441,9192,4261,7391,273641
Renter228843761702621468606550
Total2681,4571,9052,6213,0472,2071,8791,191

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,533 45%
 Single Guardian 2,330 16%
 Singles 4,985 34%
 Singles With Roommate 727 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,067 76%
 Households with Kids 3,508 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male187170168184156189171184171198184194192208205315316245213196
Female173168186173165160167154179186179189198191194227182167131138
Total360338354357321349338338350384363383390399399542498412344334

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21208 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21208 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1990s. Looking at 21208 real estate data, the median home value of $268,500 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 21208. Rentals in 21208 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21208 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,938 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 400 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 479 1.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 100 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,840 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,956 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,779 31%
 Households Vacant 1,046 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 475 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 201 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 54 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 151 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 154 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 327 7%
 1 Bedroom 1,228 24%
 2 Bedroom 2,391 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,084 22%
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 $67,244 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21208 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. Residents in ZIP code 21208 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 21208 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 10,645 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,536 24%
 No Earnings 9,968 37%
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 10,645 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,536 24%
 No Earnings 9,968 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,596 83%
 Public transportation 1,334 9%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 382 3%
 Worked at Home 808 5%
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 470 5%
 High School Graduate 3,965 41%
 Associate's degree 585 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,237 23%
 Master's degree 1,164 12%
 Professional school degree 1,015 10%
 Doctorate degree 307 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,935 58%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,550 31%
 Not Enrolled in School 547 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21208

ZIP Code 21208 is in the Baltimore County Public Schools. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21208.

Bedford Elementary
7407 Dorman Dr
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Fort Garrison Elementary
3310 Woodvalley Dr
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Sudbrook Magnet Middle School
4300 Bedford Rd
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Pikesville Middle School
7701 Seven Mile Ln
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Wellwood International Elementary
2901 Smith Ave
Pikesville, MD 21208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Winand Elementary
8301 Scotts Level Rd
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Woodholme Elementary
300 Mt Wilson Ln
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Old Court Middle School
4627 Old Court Rd
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Pikesville High School
7621 Labyrinth Rd
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School
3300 Old Court Rd
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Israel Henry Beren High School
400 Mount Wilson Ln
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Talmudical Academy-Baltimore
4445 Old Court Rd
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Park School of Baltimore
2425 Old Court Rd
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Krieger Schechter Day School
8100 Stevenson Rd
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cambridge School
110 Sudbrook Ln
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Shoshana S Cardin School
7310 Park Heights Ave
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Milford Mill Church Child Development Center
915 Milford Mill Rd
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Day School at Baltimore Hebrew
7401 Park Heights Ave
Baltimore, MD 21208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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