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ZIP Code 21610

Primary City:Betterton, MD (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (10:56pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.36, -76.08
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21610

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21610. 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 21610. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21610, 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:
Betterton, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21610 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21610 is located in northeast 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 21610 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults 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 21610 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 378
Population Density 214 people per sq mi
Housing Units 347
Median Home Value $229,500
Land Area 1.77 sq mi
Water Area 1.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 172
Median Household Income $54,063

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male513812976121019111725169331
Female1565121399129122021181016311
Total201913242216152419313138432625642

Gender

 Male 186 49%
 Female 192 51%
Gender

Race

 White 345 91.3%
 Black Or African American 15 4.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.8%
 Asian 2 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner141024392881
Renter379920900
Total4111933593781

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 73 42%
 Single Guardian 27 16%
 Singles 61 35%
 Singles With Roommate 11 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 132 77%
 Households with Kids 40 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21015140312212314312
Female32441121120021323223
Total53456261432233637535

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21610 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 21610 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21610 real estate data, the median home value of $229,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21610 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21610 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21610 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 378 100%
 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 72 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 43 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 57 16%
 Households Vacant 175 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 158 90%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 30%
 2 Bedroom 13 57%
 3+ Bedroom 3 13%
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 $54,063 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21610 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 21610 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 103 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 28%
 No Earnings 155 44%
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 103 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 28%
 No Earnings 155 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 137 86%
 Public transportation 5 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 7%
 Worked at Home 7 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 21610 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 6 4%
 High School Graduate 112 71%
 Associate's degree 19 12%
 Bachelor's degree 8 5%
 Master's degree 8 5%
 Professional school degree 4 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 36 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 31%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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