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ZIP Code 21662

Primary City:Royal Oak, MD (View All Cities)
County: Talbot County
Timezone: Eastern (1:11am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.72, -76.21
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21662

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21662. 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 21662. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21662, 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:
Royal Oak, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21662 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21662 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 21662 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21662 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 555
Population Density 69 people per sq mi
Housing Units 422
Median Home Value $313,600
Land Area 7.99 sq mi
Water Area 5.67 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 257
Median Household Income $71,894

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 57

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1269151411691219202636302715105
Female7491497471226282729332913123
Total19101829231810162445485365635628228

Gender

 Male 282 51%
 Female 273 49%
Gender

Race

 White 448 80.7%
 Black Or African American 95 17.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 6 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1412315967306
Renter448176431
Total5820486571337

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 154 60%
 Single Guardian 20 8%
 Singles 68 26%
 Singles With Roommate 15 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 214 83%
 Households with Kids 43 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12231210221303236313
Female22121001242210153322
Total34352211463513389635

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21662 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21662 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1950s. Looking at 21662 real estate data, the median home value of $313,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21662 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21662 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 21662 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 555 100%
 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 130 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 80 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 47 11%
 Households Vacant 165 39%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 1.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.2%
 For Sale Only 14 8.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 125 75.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 12.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 23 45%
 3+ Bedroom 28 55%
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 $71,894 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21662 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 21662 can expect to fall in that range. 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 266 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 198 26%
 No Earnings 289 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 266 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 198 26%
 No Earnings 289 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 403 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2%
 Worked at Home 41 9%
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 28 9%
 High School Graduate 149 47%
 Associate's degree 11 4%
 Bachelor's degree 99 32%
 Master's degree 18 6%
 Professional school degree 5 2%
 Doctorate degree 4 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 98 58%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 55 32%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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