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ZIP Code 21237

Primary City:Rosedale, MD (View All Cities)
County: Baltimore County
Timezone: Eastern (9:29am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.34, -76.49
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21237

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21237. 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 21237. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21237, 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:
Rosedale, MD
Acceptable:
Baltimore

Stats and Demographics for the 21237 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21237 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 21237 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 small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21237 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,059
Population Density 2,621 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,461
Median Home Value $226,400
Land Area 11.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,748
Median Household Income $61,172

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
Male1,0029308398609891,1501,1501,0889321,0401,097874736506367322236205
Female1,0418858108921,0961,3171,1691,0869971,1291,170988846562518419395416
Total2,0431,8151,6491,7522,0852,4672,3192,1741,9292,1692,2671,8621,5821,068885741631621

Gender

 Male 14,323 48%
 Female 15,736 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,834 59.3%
 Black Or African American 8,195 27.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 135 0.4%
 Asian 2,244 7.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 930 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 713 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner809631,3691,7541,475960705295
Renter4521,21582570546925315573
Total5322,1782,1942,4591,9441,213860368

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,143 44%
 Single Guardian 2,434 21%
 Singles 3,290 28%
 Singles With Roommate 881 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,042 68%
 Households with Kids 3,706 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male233203199172219209147189166171159183152174158151168181202177
Female196210226193191164173187170176169146156163162183176180191177
Total429413425365410373320376336347328329308337320334344361393354

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21237 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 21237 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1950s. Looking at 21237 real estate data, the median home value of $226,400 is slightly higher than average 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 21237. Rentals in 21237 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21237 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,609 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 218 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 230 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,739 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,862 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,147 33%
 Households Vacant 713 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 348 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 127 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 175 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 933 23%
 2 Bedroom 2,666 67%
 3+ Bedroom 391 10%
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 $61,172 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21237 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, 21237 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 21237. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 11,390 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,221 21%
 No Earnings 8,127 33%
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 11,390 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,221 21%
 No Earnings 8,127 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,909 92.3%
 Public transportation 397 2.6%
 Taxicab 22 0.1%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 516 3.4%
 Worked at Home 213 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 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 1,292 13.5%
 High School Graduate 5,419 56.8%
 Associate's degree 543 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,604 16.8%
 Master's degree 503 5.3%
 Professional school degree 140 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 35 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,624 74.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 578 11.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 673 13.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21237

ZIP Code 21237 is in the Baltimore County Public Schools. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21237.

Rosedale Center
8200 Old Philadelphia Rd
Baltimore, MD 21237
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Red House Run Elementary
1717 Weyburn Rd
Baltimore, MD 21237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Shady Spring Elementary
8868 Goldenwood Rd
Baltimore, MD 21237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
Golden Ring Middle School
6700 Kenwood Ave
Baltimore, MD 21237
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baltimore County Public Schools
St Clement Mary Hofbauer School
1216 Chesaco Ave
Baltimore, MD 21237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Baltimore White Marsh Adventist School
7427 Rossville Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Life Source Christian School
7000 Rossville Blvd B
Baltimore, MD 21237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gods Little Angels Academy
6247 Kenwood Ave
Baltimore, MD 21237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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