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ZIP Code 21401

Primary City:Annapolis, MD (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Annapolis
County: Anne Arundel County
Timezone: Eastern (3:10am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.99, -76.54
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21401. 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 21401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21401, 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:
Annapolis, MD
Acceptable:
Cape Saint Claire, Cpe St Claire

Stats and Demographics for the 21401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21401 is located in central 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 21401 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 21401 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,012
Population Density 1,825 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,412
Median Home Value $406,300
Land Area 19.74 sq mi
Water Area 2.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,675
Median Household Income $84,054

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0989618358721,2441,4861,2071,0551,1301,1241,1381,1081,166898648513449383
Female9769107678021,1481,4891,1431,0551,0921,2571,2501,3381,3751,013827706695854
Total2,0741,8711,6021,6742,3922,9752,3502,1102,2222,3812,3882,4462,5411,9111,4751,2191,1441,237

Gender

 Male 17,315 48%
 Female 18,697 52%
Gender

Race

 White 25,722 71.4%
 Black Or African American 6,855 19.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 0.2%
 Asian 811 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 1,826 5.1%
 Two Or More Races 712 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner516451,2551,7632,2361,8211,373626
Renter5591,779990904701384316272
Total6102,4242,2452,6672,9372,2051,689898

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,578 42%
 Single Guardian 2,156 14%
 Singles 5,558 35%
 Singles With Roommate 1,383 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,248 78%
 Households with Kids 3,427 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male219218210213216213195168169166178193155143166156185172193213
Female197191196204199206164178163167163125160152145148168174167216
Total416409406417415419359346332333341318315295311304353346360429

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21401 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21401 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 21401 real estate data, the median home value of $406,300 is extremely high 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 21401. Rentals in 21401 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,820 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 546 1.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 196 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 323 0.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 127 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,118 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,652 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,905 34%
 Households Vacant 1,737 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 458 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 39 2%
 For Sale Only 463 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 61 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 389 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 327 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 144 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,613 26%
 2 Bedroom 2,699 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,755 28%
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 $84,054 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21401 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 21401 can expect to fall in that range. 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 14,589 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,534 21%
 No Earnings 9,741 32%
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 14,589 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,534 21%
 No Earnings 9,741 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,529 83.2%
 Public transportation 910 4.9%
 Taxicab 213 1.1%
 Motorcycle 13 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 875 4.7%
 Worked at Home 1,122 6.0%
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 1,373 11%
 High School Graduate 3,803 31%
 Associate's degree 368 3%
 Bachelor's degree 3,202 26%
 Master's degree 2,192 18%
 Professional school degree 893 7%
 Doctorate degree 466 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,285 60.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,612 29.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 529 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21401

ZIP Code 21401 is in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21401.

Phoenix Center Annapolis
291 Locust Ave
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Wiley H. Bates Middle School
701 Chase St
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Germantown Elementary
200 Windell Ave
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Walter S. Mills - Parole Elementary
103 Chinquapin Round Rd
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Rolling Knolls Elementary
1985 Valley Rd
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
West Annapolis Elementary
210 Annapolis St
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Annapolis High School
2700 Riva Rd
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
J. Albert Adams Academy
245 Clay St
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
St Mary Elementary School
111 Duke of Gloucester St
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Marys High School
113 Duke of Gloucester St
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Annapolis Area Christian School
716 Bestgate Rd
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Book of Life Academy
913 Cedar Park Rd
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Weems Creek Nursery School & Kindergarten
238 Kirkley Rd
Annapolis, MD 21401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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