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ZIP Code 21538

Primary City:Kitzmiller, MD (View All Cities)
County: Garrett County
Timezone: Eastern (10:59am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.40, -79.21
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21538

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21538. 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 21538. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21538, 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:
Kitzmiller, MD
Acceptable:
Shallmar

Stats and Demographics for the 21538 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21538 is located in northwest Maryland and covers a slightly less 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 21538 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21538 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 716
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 358
Median Home Value $73,700
Land Area 17.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 280
Median Household Income $40,037

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1621173321142720312822172918141266
Female1613283020221533252517252620211099
Total323445634136425356533942553835221515

Gender

 Male 352 49%
 Female 364 51%
Gender

Race

 White 713 99.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner521404545452410
Renter4111527312
Total932554752482512

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 161 58%
 Single Guardian 42 15%
 Singles 62 22%
 Singles With Roommate 15 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 190 68%
 Households with Kids 90 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male310751474233369510454
Female26522244149564838656
Total5759738115612891017818101010

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21538 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21538 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21538 real estate data, the median home value of $73,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21538 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21538 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21538 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 716 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 101 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 134 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 45 13%
 Households Vacant 78 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 5 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 33%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 30%
 3+ Bedroom 19 70%
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 $40,037 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21538 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 21538 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 155 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 224 39%
 No Earnings 199 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 155 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 224 39%
 No Earnings 199 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 268 89.9%
 Public transportation 1 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 1.7%
 Worked at Home 24 8.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 51 22.3%
 High School Graduate 145 63.3%
 Associate's degree 8 3.5%
 Bachelor's degree 16 7.0%
 Master's degree 6 2.6%
 Professional school degree 2 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 150 91.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21538

ZIP Code 21538 is in the Garrett County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21538.

Kitzmiller Elementary
288 West Main St
Kitzmiller, MD 21538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garrett County Public Schools

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