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ZIP Code 21634

Primary City:Fishing Creek, MD (View All Cities)
County: Dorchester County
Timezone: Eastern (7:01am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.29, -76.18
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21634

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21634. 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 21634. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21634, 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:
Fishing Creek, MD
Unacceptable:
Hoopersville

Stats and Demographics for the 21634 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21634 is located in southeast 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 21634 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21634 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 305
Population Density 65 people per sq mi
Housing Units 307
Median Home Value $272,100
Land Area 4.71 sq mi
Water Area 8.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 140
Median Household Income $87,721

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6746948841312189137683
Female4938658610131215519141085
Total101671415916141426243314322116168

Gender

 Male 145 48%
 Female 160 52%
Gender

Race

 White 296 97.0%
 Black Or African American 2 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 3 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner249212835234
Renter13134101
Total3710243236235

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 82 59%
 Single Guardian 14 10%
 Singles 37 26%
 Singles With Roommate 7 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 111 79%
 Households with Kids 29 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10222102211011202110
Female11202303101020131210
Total21424405312031333320

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21634 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 21634 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21634 real estate data, the median home value of $272,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 21634 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21634 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 305 100%
 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 75 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 51 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 14 5%
 Households Vacant 167 54%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 0.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 12 7.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 114 68.3%
 For Migrant Workers 7 4.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 18.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 36 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $87,721 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 21634 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 89 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 206 57%
 No Earnings 65 18%
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 89 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 206 57%
 No Earnings 65 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 265 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 23 8%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 18 19%
 High School Graduate 72 77%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 4 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 48 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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