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ZIP Code 21536

Primary City:Grantsville, MD (View All Cities)
County: Garrett County
Timezone: Eastern (12:04am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.6, -79.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21536

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21536. 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 21536. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21536, 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:
Grantsville, MD
Acceptable:
Jennings

Stats and Demographics for the 21536 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21536 is located in northwest Maryland and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 21536 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21536 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,121
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,890
Median Home Value $160,900
Land Area 99.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,582
Median Household Income $49,271

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1241231621691141029812315315915912611411667503431
Female115118125150106107105136139185140121115106848158106
Total23924128731922020920325929234429924722922215113192137

Gender

 Male 2,024 49%
 Female 2,097 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,044 98.1%
 Black Or African American 35 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 27 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner239822126923219010530
Renter4276697441532831
Total6517429034327324313361

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 877 55%
 Single Guardian 231 15%
 Singles 416 26%
 Singles With Roommate 58 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,071 68%
 Households with Kids 511 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2121302924312224222738322936333841391824
Female2120183425282221222622252923293134342222
Total4241486349594445445360575859626975734046

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21536 has a slightly less than average 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 21536 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21536 real estate data, the median home value of $160,900 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 21536. Rentals in 21536 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21536 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,987 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 40 1%
 Nursing Facilities 94 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 636 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 532 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 414 22%
 Households Vacant 308 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 12.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 7 2.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 189 61.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 66 21.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 58 14%
 1 Bedroom 80 19%
 2 Bedroom 173 41%
 3+ Bedroom 108 26%
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 $49,271 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21536 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 21536 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 1,345 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 924 26%
 No Earnings 1,283 36%
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 1,345 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 924 26%
 No Earnings 1,283 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,804 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 3%
 Worked at Home 72 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 196 13.6%
 High School Graduate 895 62.2%
 Associate's degree 105 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 168 11.7%
 Master's degree 47 3.3%
 Professional school degree 23 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 589 64%
 Enrolled in Private School 212 23%
 Not Enrolled in School 113 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21536

ZIP Code 21536 is in the Garrett County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21536.

Grantsville Elementary
120 Grant St
Grantsville, MD 21536
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garrett County Public Schools

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