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ZIP Code 21710

Primary City:Adamstown, MD (View All Cities)
County: Frederick County
Timezone: Eastern (9:31pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.29, -77.45
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21710

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21710. 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 21710. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21710, 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:
Adamstown, MD
Acceptable:
Doubs

Stats and Demographics for the 21710 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21710 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 21710 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 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 21710 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,515
Population Density 177 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,710
Median Home Value $405,500
Land Area 25.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,620
Median Household Income $102,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1402092011419663881511962012081521086839425065
Female13815317414179561131452152251921509263507390148
Total27836237528217511920129641142640030220013189115140213

Gender

 Male 2,218 49%
 Female 2,297 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,989 88.3%
 Black Or African American 279 6.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.2%
 Asian 109 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 38 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 90 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2823104032651107538
Renter5212025231789135
Total7103330428288127164173

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,058 65%
 Single Guardian 117 7%
 Singles 396 24%
 Singles With Roommate 49 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 983 61%
 Households with Kids 637 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3029272933483846443936444141283235242222
Female2226284125332738304439342928363732191716
Total5255557058816584748375787069646967433938

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21710 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21710 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 21710 real estate data, the median home value of $405,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 21710. Rentals in 21710 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21710 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,458 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 39 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,045 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 240 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 335 20%
 Households Vacant 90 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 16%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 162 35%
 2 Bedroom 190 41%
 3+ Bedroom 112 24%
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 $102,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21710 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. However, that is not the case in 21710. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,579 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 970 25%
 No Earnings 1,289 34%
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 1,579 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 970 25%
 No Earnings 1,289 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,035 92%
 Public transportation 84 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 39 2%
 Worked at Home 66 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 210 13%
 High School Graduate 683 43%
 Associate's degree 28 2%
 Bachelor's degree 437 27%
 Master's degree 185 12%
 Professional school degree 32 2%
 Doctorate degree 32 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 846 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 305 26%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21710

ZIP Code 21710 is in the Frederick County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21710.

Carroll Manor Elementary
5624 Adamstown Rd
Adamstown, MD 21710
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools

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