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ZIP Code 21230

Primary City:Baltimore, MD (View All Cities)
County: Baltimore City
Timezone: Eastern (10:21pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.26, -76.62
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21230

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21230. 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 21230. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21230, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 21230 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21230 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 21230 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21230 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,568
Population Density 5,325 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,478
Median Home Value $224,600
Land Area 6.30 sq mi
Water Area 2.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,947
Median Household Income $63,805

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1487946087231,5722,7831,9091,3191,0961,05099584071748028723113187
Female1,0067346416511,7332,8461,7011,1979229001,073869723556393331274248
Total2,1541,5281,2491,3743,3055,6293,6102,5162,0181,9502,0681,7091,4401,036680562405335

Gender

 Male 16,770 50%
 Female 16,798 50%
Gender

Race

 White 22,041 65.7%
 Black Or African American 8,930 26.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 99 0.3%
 Asian 1,049 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 727 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 701 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1462,1211,7081,4231,356839483170
Renter9202,5211,00591260237527294
Total1,0664,6422,7132,3351,9581,214755264

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,139 28%
 Single Guardian 2,782 19%
 Singles 5,200 35%
 Singles With Roommate 2,826 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,717 78%
 Households with Kids 3,230 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male240243211170199151137146161116137133104118158130147135153129
Female23219519216515516614613713013114612115093110133130132146154
Total472438403335354317283283291247283254254211268263277267299283

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21230 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21230 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21230 real estate data, the median home value of $224,600 is slightly higher than average 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 21230. Rentals in 21230 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21230 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,397 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 1 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 170 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,644 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,602 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,701 38%
 Households Vacant 2,531 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 697 27.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 49 1.9%
 For Sale Only 749 29.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 93 3.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 74 2.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 867 34.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 76 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,502 24%
 2 Bedroom 2,639 42%
 3+ Bedroom 2,000 32%
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 $63,805 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21230 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 21230 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 21230 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 21230 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 14,495 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,148 22%
 No Earnings 7,851 28%
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 14,495 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,148 22%
 No Earnings 7,851 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,590 78.7%
 Public transportation 1,308 7.1%
 Taxicab 31 0.2%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,085 11.2%
 Worked at Home 524 2.8%
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 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 2,011 16%
 High School Graduate 4,359 35%
 Associate's degree 324 3%
 Bachelor's degree 3,417 28%
 Master's degree 1,384 11%
 Professional school degree 557 5%
 Doctorate degree 254 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,947 71.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 669 16.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 496 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21230

ZIP Code 21230 is in the Baltimore City Public Schools. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21230.

Charles Carroll Barrister Elementary
1327 Washington Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Federal Hill Preparatory School
1040 William St
Baltimore, MD 21230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Francis Scott Key Elementary/Middle School
1425 East Fort Ave
Baltimore, MD 21230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
George Washington Elementary
800 Scott St
Baltimore, MD 21230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Lakeland Elementary/Middle School
2921 Stranden Rd
Baltimore, MD 21230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Morrell Park Elementary/Middle School
2601 Tolley St
Baltimore, MD 21230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Thomas Johnson Elementary
100 East Heath St
Baltimore, MD 21230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Westport Academy
2401 Nevada St
Baltimore, MD 21230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Sharp-Leadenhall Elementary
150 West West St
Baltimore, MD 21230
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Digital Harbor High School
1100 Covington St
Baltimore, MD 21230
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools

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