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ZIP Code 21661

Primary City:Rock Hall, MD (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (9:11am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.1, -76.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21661

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21661. 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 21661. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21661, 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:
Rock Hall, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21661 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21661 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 21661 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21661 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,653
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,792
Median Home Value $283,500
Land Area 32.42 sq mi
Water Area 21.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,226
Median Household Income $48,594

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male515778644946485571929611111811975565028
Female6378485149584758769312710614112469606477
Total1141351261159810495113147185223217259243144116114105

Gender

 Male 1,264 48%
 Female 1,389 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,359 88.9%
 Black Or African American 238 9.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 45 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5409715923621214056
Renter1835426544342419
Total237513922428024616475

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 584 48%
 Single Guardian 189 15%
 Singles 392 32%
 Singles With Roommate 61 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 969 79%
 Households with Kids 257 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7109810131281420141616129131113187
Female121681813141416216109149914910910
Total1926172623272624352624253021182720232717

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21661 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21661 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21661 real estate data, the median home value of $283,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21661 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21661 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21661 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,632 99.2%
 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 21 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 561 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 384 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 281 16%
 Households Vacant 566 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 36 6.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 47 8.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 412 72.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 9.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 12%
 2 Bedroom 134 52%
 3+ Bedroom 93 36%
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 $48,594 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21661 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. A higher percentage of people in 21661 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 21661 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 915 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 527 23%
 No Earnings 876 38%
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 915 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 527 23%
 No Earnings 876 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 911 74%
 Public transportation 31 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 99 8%
 Worked at Home 186 15%
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 101 11%
 High School Graduate 529 58%
 Associate's degree 26 3%
 Bachelor's degree 172 19%
 Master's degree 46 5%
 Professional school degree 23 3%
 Doctorate degree 17 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 143 37%
 Enrolled in Private School 158 41%
 Not Enrolled in School 88 23%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21661

ZIP Code 21661 is in the Kent County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21661.

Rock Hall Elementary
21203 Sharp St
Rock Hall, MD 21661
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kent County Public Schools

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