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ZIP Code 21638

Primary City:Grasonville, MD (View All Cities)
County: Queen Anne's County
Timezone: Eastern (8:38am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.94, -76.21
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21638

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21638. 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 21638. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21638, 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:
Grasonville, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21638 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21638 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 21638 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 21638 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,934
Population Density 502 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,191
Median Home Value $374,900
Land Area 9.84 sq mi
Water Area 5.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,884
Median Household Income $94,180

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male164152142137132142104160151231177211145145104804428
Female15818114213511211012714419819822317317213881805756
Total32233328427224425223130434942940038431728318516010184

Gender

 Male 2,449 50%
 Female 2,485 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,928 79.6%
 Black Or African American 707 14.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.4%
 Asian 71 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 100 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 106 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner711724037733226014831
Renter3269797657281516
Total3918631945338928816347

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,121 60%
 Single Guardian 254 13%
 Singles 391 21%
 Singles With Roommate 118 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,299 69%
 Households with Kids 585 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3534373132272534342729273128232828292926
Female3326304139423819432431283722253132262119
Total6860677271696353775160556850485960555045

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21638 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21638 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 21638 real estate data, the median home value of $374,900 is extremely 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 21638. Rentals in 21638 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21638 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,919 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 15 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,207 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 305 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 372 17%
 Households Vacant 307 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 7.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 55 17.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 159 51.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 20.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 109 30%
 2 Bedroom 121 33%
 3+ Bedroom 134 37%
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 $94,180 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21638 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. However, that is not the case in 21638. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 2,056 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 974 24%
 No Earnings 961 24%
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 2,056 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 974 24%
 No Earnings 961 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,392 88%
 Public transportation 57 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 86 3%
 Worked at Home 186 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 90 5%
 High School Graduate 908 54%
 Associate's degree 138 8%
 Bachelor's degree 345 21%
 Master's degree 105 6%
 Professional school degree 56 3%
 Doctorate degree 25 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 671 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 115 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21638

ZIP Code 21638 is in the Queen Anne'S County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21638.

Grasonville Elementary School
5435 Main St
Grasonville, MD 21638
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Queen Anne'S County Public Schools

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