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ZIP Code 21219

Primary City:Sparrows Point, MD (View All Cities)
County: Baltimore County
Timezone: Eastern (5:17am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.24, -76.43
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21219

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21219. 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 21219. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21219, 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:
Sparrows Point, MD
Acceptable:
Baltimore, Edgemere, Sparrows Pt
Unacceptable:
Dundalk Sparrows Point

Stats and Demographics for the 21219 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21219 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 21219 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21219 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,379
Population Density 1,143 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,816
Median Home Value $251,200
Land Area 8.21 sq mi
Water Area 4.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,545
Median Household Income $59,900

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2222642983542812192122343104094563832852511491458673
Female238237288328266200217258317459416333300220196186148141
Total460501586682547419429492627868872716585471345331234214

Gender

 Male 4,631 49%
 Female 4,748 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,695 92.7%
 Black Or African American 390 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.4%
 Asian 97 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 37 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 120 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner24204431751640430295109
Renter261019214299718842
Total50305523893739501383151

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,985 56%
 Single Guardian 572 16%
 Singles 805 23%
 Singles With Roommate 183 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,425 68%
 Households with Kids 1,120 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3947435753564658515476595554707361886269
Female3550575338404553614356566469656076586948
Total749710011091969111111297132115119123135133137146131117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21219 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21219 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21219 real estate data, the median home value of $251,200 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 21219. Rentals in 21219 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21219 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,379 100%
 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 1,942 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 942 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 661 17%
 Households Vacant 271 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 72 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 82 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 5%
 1 Bedroom 174 27%
 2 Bedroom 269 42%
 3+ Bedroom 163 26%
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 $59,900 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21219 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 21219 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 3,173 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,602 21%
 No Earnings 2,825 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 3,173 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,602 21%
 No Earnings 2,825 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,003 95%
 Public transportation 37 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 73 2%
 Worked at Home 113 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 460 15%
 High School Graduate 2,188 69%
 Associate's degree 101 3%
 Bachelor's degree 297 9%
 Master's degree 74 2%
 Professional school degree 29 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,164 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 197 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 159 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21219

ZIP Code 21219 is in the Baltimore County Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21219.

Chesapeake Terrace Elementary
2112 Lodge Farm Rd
Baltimore, MD 21219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Edgemere Elementary
7201 North Point Rd
Baltimore, MD 21219
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Sparrows Point Middle School
7400 North Point Rd
Baltimore, MD 21219
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Sparrows Point High School
7400 North Point Rd
Sparrows Point, MD 21219
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools

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