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ZIP Code 21716

Primary City:Brunswick, MD (View All Cities)
County: Frederick County
Timezone: Eastern (12:48am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.32, -77.62
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21716

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21716. 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 21716. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21716, 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:
Brunswick, MD
Unacceptable:
Knoxville

Stats and Demographics for the 21716 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21716 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 21716 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21716 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,885
Population Density 1,512 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,054
Median Home Value $175,900
Land Area 3.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.67 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,888
Median Household Income $56,708

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1681731671691501641381422042102221571227658263713
Female1821431481691441581611611842102061541379970665245
Total350316315338294322299303388420428311259175128928958

Gender

 Male 2,396 49%
 Female 2,489 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,348 89.0%
 Black Or African American 289 5.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 48 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 48 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 142 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner181562553652771519233
Renter451019512467583615
Total6325735048934420912848

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 911 48%
 Single Guardian 363 19%
 Singles 482 26%
 Singles With Roommate 132 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,237 66%
 Households with Kids 651 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2633413738333333363024364532443429392326
Female3940352240232826263031203730343245362224
Total6573765978566159626055568262786674754550

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21716 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21716 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21716 real estate data, the median home value of $175,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 21716 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21716 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,885 100%
 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 1,116 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 231 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 541 26%
 Households Vacant 166 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 33 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 77 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 1%
 1 Bedroom 72 13%
 2 Bedroom 199 35%
 3+ Bedroom 288 51%
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 $56,708 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 21716 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 21716. 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 1,970 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 849 22%
 No Earnings 1,075 28%
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 1,970 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 849 22%
 No Earnings 1,075 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,152 87%
 Public transportation 151 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 89 4%
 Worked at Home 70 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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 183 12%
 High School Graduate 918 62%
 Associate's degree 86 6%
 Bachelor's degree 177 12%
 Master's degree 69 5%
 Professional school degree 33 2%
 Doctorate degree 23 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 672 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 213 22%
 Not Enrolled in School 91 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21716

ZIP Code 21716 is in the Frederick County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21716.

Brunswick Elementary
400 Central Ave
Brunswick, MD 21716
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Brunswick Middle School
301 Cummings Dr
Brunswick, MD 21716
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Brunswick High School
101 Cummings Dr
Brunswick, MD 21716
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Frederick County Public Schools

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