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ZIP Code 21220

Primary City:Middle River, MD (View All Cities)
County: Baltimore County
Timezone: Eastern (5:52am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.34, -76.40
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21220

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21220. 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 21220. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21220, 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:
Middle River, MD
Acceptable:
Baltimore

Stats and Demographics for the 21220 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21220 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 21220 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21220 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,199
Population Density 1,819 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,245
Median Home Value $202,100
Land Area 21.55 sq mi
Water Area 6.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,190
Median Household Income $61,672

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3901,2221,2981,2651,3241,4611,3041,1841,2761,4511,4281,2291,021719532376280233
Female1,3771,1521,1891,2371,3871,6141,4201,2751,3471,5111,5881,2791,160812601486386385
Total2,7672,3742,4872,5022,7113,0752,7242,4592,6232,9623,0162,5082,1811,5311,133862666618

Gender

 Male 18,993 48%
 Female 20,206 52%
Gender

Race

 White 28,617 73.0%
 Black Or African American 7,596 19.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 219 0.6%
 Asian 959 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 672 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,124 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1301,2471,5632,3552,1141,394836291
Renter5121,4411,15195460130720589
Total6422,6882,7143,3092,7151,7011,041380

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,773 45%
 Single Guardian 3,537 23%
 Singles 3,761 25%
 Singles With Roommate 1,119 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,977 66%
 Households with Kids 5,213 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male309282256256248240244241249247265263255268259234251266255264
Female303280289241213246253201239235239249242224243221272272229269
Total612562545497461486497442488482504512497492502455523538484533

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21220 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 21220 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1940s. Looking at 21220 real estate data, the median home value of $202,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21220 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21220 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21220 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,062 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 120 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,294 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,636 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,260 32%
 Households Vacant 1,055 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 364 34.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.0%
 For Sale Only 236 22.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 171 16.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 243 23.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 61 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,061 22%
 2 Bedroom 2,233 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,498 31%
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 $61,672 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21220 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 21220 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. However, that is not the case in 21220. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15,348 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,207 23%
 No Earnings 9,288 29%
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 15,348 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,207 23%
 No Earnings 9,288 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,547 91.4%
 Public transportation 603 3.0%
 Taxicab 45 0.2%
 Motorcycle 60 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 740 3.6%
 Worked at Home 287 1.4%
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 2,088 16.2%
 High School Graduate 8,207 63.7%
 Associate's degree 844 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,110 8.6%
 Master's degree 490 3.8%
 Professional school degree 59 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 88 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,949 81.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 598 8.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 745 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21220

ZIP Code 21220 is in the Baltimore County Public Schools. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21220.

Afternoon Group Learning Centers
9610 Pulaski Park Dr
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Baltimore County Home & Hospital
9610 Pulaski Park Dr
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Chase Elementary
11701 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Hawthorne Elementary
125 Kingston Rd
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Martin Boulevard Elementary
210 Riverton Rd
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Seneca Elementary
545 Carrollwood Rd
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Victory Villa Elementary
500 Compass Rd
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Glenmar Elementary
9700 Community Dr
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Oliver Beach Elementary
12912 Cunninghill Cove Rd
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Middle River Middle School
800 Middle River Rd
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Evening High School
9610 Pulaski Park Dr
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Crossroads Center
11640 Crossroads Circle
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Baltimore County Detention Center
9610 Pulaski Park Dr
Baltimore, MD 21220
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools

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