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ZIP Code 21705

Primary City:Frederick, MD (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Frederick County
Timezone: Eastern (1:27pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.46, -77.34
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21705

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21705. 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 21705. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21705, 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:
Frederick, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21705 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21705 is located in north 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 21705 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 extremely large. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21705 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8
Population Density 338 people per sq mi
Housing Units 0
Land Area 0.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 0

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

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Gender

 Male 6 75%
 Female 2 25%
Gender

Race

 White 6 75%
 Black Or African American 1 13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 1 13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Real Estate and Housing

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 0 0%
 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 8 100%
Housing Type

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

ZIP 21705 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 21705 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 21705 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 21705 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1 33%
 No Earnings 2 67%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1 33%
 No Earnings 2 67%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 0 0%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 100%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 21705 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 1 100%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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