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ZIP Code 21545

Primary City:Mount Savage, MD (View All Cities)
County: Allegany County
Timezone: Eastern (3:02pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.69, -78.86
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21545

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21545. 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 21545. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21545, 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:
Mount Savage, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21545 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21545 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 21545 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 21545 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,940
Population Density 135 people per sq mi
Housing Units 868
Median Home Value $100,600
Land Area 14.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 767
Median Household Income $49,222

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male42656656524962527273747654583739246
Female384175715147664571858265655138443117
Total80106141127103961289714315815614111910975835523

Gender

 Male 957 49%
 Female 983 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,894 97.6%
 Black Or African American 10 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4661041451381028614
Renter7261420148154
Total119211816515211010118

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 450 59%
 Single Guardian 105 14%
 Singles 183 24%
 Singles With Roommate 29 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 545 71%
 Households with Kids 222 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7791114161115917131115108111215109
Female7559461071472115201217131616916
Total1412142018222122232434263522252428311925

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21545 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21545 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21545 real estate data, the median home value of $100,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21545 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21545 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21545 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,940 100%
 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 379 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 280 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 108 12%
 Households Vacant 101 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 8 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 54 56%
 2 Bedroom 6 6%
 3+ Bedroom 36 38%
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 $49,222 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21545 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, 21545 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 21545 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 626 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 341 21%
 No Earnings 655 40%
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 626 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 341 21%
 No Earnings 655 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 849 98.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 0.6%
 Worked at Home 12 1.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 57 8.7%
 High School Graduate 443 67.3%
 Associate's degree 99 15.0%
 Bachelor's degree 40 6.1%
 Master's degree 14 2.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 301 78.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 50 13.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21545

ZIP Code 21545 is in the Allegany County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21545.

Mount Savage Middle School
13201 New School Rd NW
Mount Savage, MD 21545
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Allegany County Public Schools
Mt. Savage Elementary
13201 New School Rd NW
Mount Savage, MD 21545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Allegany County Public Schools

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