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ZIP Code 21640

Primary City:Henderson, MD (View All Cities)
County: Caroline County
Timezone: Eastern (6:41am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.07, -75.82
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21640

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21640. 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 21640. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21640, 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:
Henderson, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21640 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21640 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 21640 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21640 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,632
Population Density 59 people per sq mi
Housing Units 651
Median Home Value $229,000
Land Area 27.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 603
Median Household Income $47,778

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7443416351544151606563674437262043
Female6153535457484753677066554147201986
Total13596941171081028810412713512912285844639129

Gender

 Male 807 49%
 Female 825 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,411 86.5%
 Black Or African American 77 4.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 8 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.3%
 Other Race 102 6.3%
 Two Or More Races 27 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11449311610969346
Renter1034282491420
Total217812114011883366

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 337 56%
 Single Guardian 101 17%
 Singles 127 21%
 Singles With Roommate 38 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 384 64%
 Households with Kids 219 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111520131379862106111271119101612
Female1016141411791214121397121188151212
Total2131342724141820201423151824181927252824

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21640 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21640 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 21640 real estate data, the median home value of $229,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 21640. Rentals in 21640 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21640 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,632 100%
 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 330 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 152 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 121 19%
 Households Vacant 48 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 6%
 For Sale Only 9 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 12%
 2 Bedroom 19 37%
 3+ Bedroom 27 52%
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 $47,778 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21640 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. 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. In 21640 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 403 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 208 20%
 No Earnings 405 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 403 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 208 20%
 No Earnings 405 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 540 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 26 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. 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 142 32%
 High School Graduate 290 65%
 Associate's degree 16 4%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 125 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 61 32%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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