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ZIP Code 21631

Primary City:East New Market, MD (View All Cities)
County: Dorchester County
Timezone: Eastern (12:53am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.59, -75.94
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21631

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21631. 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 21631. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21631, 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:
East New Market, MD
Acceptable:
E New Market

Stats and Demographics for the 21631 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21631 is located in east 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 21631 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21631 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,731
Population Density 105 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,216
Median Home Value $244,300
Land Area 26.08 sq mi
Water Area 4.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,080
Median Household Income $67,589

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8281848464546680112115105119997362362823
Female5885828464577377103108113981108061452442
Total140166166168128111139157215223218217209153123815265

Gender

 Male 1,367 50%
 Female 1,364 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,445 89.5%
 Black Or African American 234 8.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 20 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10611622052261458035
Renter831283514171211
Total18921902402401629246

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 652 60%
 Single Guardian 136 13%
 Singles 244 23%
 Singles With Roommate 48 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 748 69%
 Households with Kids 332 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2015151711141516251410212217211214181914
Female13715131518162313279101620171624121510
Total3322303026323139384119313837382838303424

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21631 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21631 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 21631 real estate data, the median home value of $244,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 21631. Rentals in 21631 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21631 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,724 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 615 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 309 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 156 13%
 Households Vacant 136 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 5.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 22 16.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 41.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 34.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 7%
 2 Bedroom 2 2%
 3+ Bedroom 77 91%
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 $67,589 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21631 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 21631 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 888 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 473 22%
 No Earnings 775 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 888 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 473 22%
 No Earnings 775 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,151 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 2%
 Worked at Home 59 5%
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 188 19%
 High School Graduate 656 66%
 Associate's degree 37 4%
 Bachelor's degree 56 6%
 Master's degree 19 2%
 Professional school degree 31 3%
 Doctorate degree 8 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 362 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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