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ZIP Code 21678

Primary City:Worton, MD (View All Cities)
County: Kent County
Timezone: Eastern (10:08pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.31, -76.10
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21678

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21678. 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 21678. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21678, 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:
Worton, MD
Acceptable:
Lynch

Stats and Demographics for the 21678 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21678 is located in northeast 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 21678 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21678 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,301
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,144
Median Home Value $227,300
Land Area 37.57 sq mi
Water Area 4.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 936
Median Household Income $61,970

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male596959645967335170978284908049383621
Female61616860476552607794113105957641424333
Total1201301271241061328511114719119518918515690807954

Gender

 Male 1,108 48%
 Female 1,193 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,652 71.8%
 Black Or African American 594 25.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 9 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 26 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner752941711711399029
Renter103231423614126
Total178412521320715310235

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 487 52%
 Single Guardian 180 19%
 Singles 216 23%
 Singles With Roommate 53 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 679 73%
 Households with Kids 257 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11131116101716121411101412121213161497
Female14121113151013121114191310121113139149
Total2525222925272924252529272224232629232316

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21678 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21678 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 21678 real estate data, the median home value of $227,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21678 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21678 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21678 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,265 98.4%
 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 9 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 504 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 249 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 183 16%
 Households Vacant 208 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 3.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 24 11.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 107 51.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 29.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 14%
 3+ Bedroom 86 86%
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 $61,970 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21678 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 21678 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 21678 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 896 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 586 28%
 No Earnings 613 29%
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 896 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 586 28%
 No Earnings 613 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 986 80%
 Public transportation 46 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 34 3%
 Worked at Home 174 14%
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. 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 164 20%
 High School Graduate 324 40%
 Associate's degree 55 7%
 Bachelor's degree 157 19%
 Master's degree 41 5%
 Professional school degree 53 7%
 Doctorate degree 12 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 276 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 77 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 73 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21678

ZIP Code 21678 is in the Kent County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21678.

Worton Elementary
11085 Worton Rd
Worton, MD 21678
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kent County Public Schools
Kent County High School
25301 Lambs Meadow Rd
Worton, MD 21678
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kent County Public Schools
Friendship Montessori School
25528 Worton Lynch Rd
Worton, MD 21678
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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