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ZIP Code 21228

Primary City:Catonsville, MD (View All Cities)
County: Baltimore County
Timezone: Eastern (9:14pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.27, -76.75
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21228

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21228. 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 21228. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21228, 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:
Catonsville, MD
Acceptable:
Baltimore

Stats and Demographics for the 21228 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21228 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 21228 are primarily white. The number of seniors is 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 21228 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 47,577
Population Density 3,070 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,985
Median Home Value $296,400
Land Area 15.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,099
Median Household Income $76,114

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2971,3121,3821,4481,5101,3831,3621,2601,4771,7201,8601,6671,372930670590602676
Female1,2341,3461,3371,2881,3421,4651,3861,4271,5801,8251,9681,7741,5101,0868269251,0481,692
Total2,5312,6582,7192,7362,8522,8482,7482,6873,0573,5453,8283,4412,8822,0161,4961,5151,6502,368

Gender

 Male 22,518 47%
 Female 25,059 53%
Gender

Race

 White 31,582 66.4%
 Black Or African American 10,270 21.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 135 0.3%
 Asian 3,581 7.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 25 0.1%
 Other Race 784 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,200 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner741,2972,1893,2873,0731,6971,286717
Renter488974711707564445781809
Total5622,2712,9003,9943,6372,1422,0671,526

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,877 46%
 Single Guardian 2,803 15%
 Singles 6,117 32%
 Singles With Roommate 1,302 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,775 72%
 Households with Kids 5,324 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male239245279276271253249265274261257290298276312292305267272322
Female242244271251255260252275304242260261287287295255287220231260
Total481489550527526513501540578503517551585563607547592487503582

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21228 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21228 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21228 real estate data, the median home value of $296,400 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 21228. Rentals in 21228 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21228 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,818 96.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 378 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 43 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 1,066 2.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 272 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10,078 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,542 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,479 27%
 Households Vacant 886 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 275 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 264 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 53 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 220 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 351 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,966 35%
 2 Bedroom 2,000 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,284 23%
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 $76,114 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21228 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 21228 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 17,672 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,505 22%
 No Earnings 13,232 34%
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 17,672 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,505 22%
 No Earnings 13,232 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,080 90.3%
 Public transportation 750 3.2%
 Taxicab 3 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 622 2.7%
 Worked at Home 885 3.8%
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 1,221 8%
 High School Graduate 6,711 43%
 Associate's degree 989 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,642 23%
 Master's degree 2,185 14%
 Professional school degree 491 3%
 Doctorate degree 405 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,795 66.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,177 25.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 698 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21228

ZIP Code 21228 is in the Baltimore County Public Schools. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21228.

Catonsville Elementary
615 Frederick Rd
Catonsville, MD 21228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Catonsville Middle School
2301 Edmondson Ave
Catonsville, MD 21228
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Hillcrest Elementary
1500 Frederick Rd
Baltimore, MD 21228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Johnnycake Elementary
5910 Craigmont Rd
Baltimore, MD 21228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Westowne Elementary
401 Harlem Ln
Catonsville, MD 21228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Woodbridge Elementary
1410 Pleasant Valley Dr
Baltimore, MD 21228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Westchester Elementary
2300 Old Frederick Rd
Baltimore, MD 21228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Western School of Technology & Env. Science
100 Kenwood Ave
Baltimore, MD 21228
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Catonsville High School
421 Bloomsbury Ave
Baltimore, MD 21228
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Catonsville Center for Alternative Studies
901 South Rolling Rd
Baltimore, MD 21228
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
St Mark School
26 Melvin Ave
Catonsville, MD 21228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mount De Sales Academy
700 Academy Rd
Baltimore, MD 21228
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Paul Lutheran School
2001 Old Frederick Rd
Baltimore, MD 21228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace Bible Baptist School
1518 N Rolling Rd
Baltimore, MD 21228
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Emmanuel Lutheran School
929 Ingleside Ave
Baltimore, MD 21228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Apple Ridge Montessori School
200 Ingleside Ave
Catonsville, MD 21228
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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