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ZIP Code 21737

Primary City:Glenelg, MD (View All Cities)
County: Howard County
Timezone: Eastern (1:08am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.26, -77.01
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21737

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21737. 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 21737. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21737, 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:
Glenelg, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21737 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21737 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 21737 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 slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21737 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,458
Population Density 288 people per sq mi
Housing Units 466
Median Home Value $758,000
Land Area 5.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 443
Median Household Income $160,580

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2867857030221925586685565231151465
Female37577364241418396990815735241210119
Total6512415813454363764127156166113875527241714

Gender

 Male 734 50%
 Female 724 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,164 79.8%
 Black Or African American 54 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 196 13.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 40 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0158114811341213
Renter02761212
Total0178815411443225

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 358 81%
 Single Guardian 45 10%
 Singles 32 7%
 Singles With Roommate 8 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 227 51%
 Households with Kids 216 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4857151612101414231220161811191398
Female8841381010151482110191517171010103
Total121692023262225282244223931352829231911

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21737 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21737 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 21737 real estate data, the median home value of $758,000 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 21737. Rentals in 21737 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21737 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,453 99.7%
 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 351 75%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 71 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 21 5%
 Households Vacant 23 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 13 57%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 75 100%
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 $160,580 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21737 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 21737 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 21737 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 450 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 163 16%
 No Earnings 388 39%
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 450 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 163 16%
 No Earnings 388 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 525 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 72 12%
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 42 10%
 High School Graduate 82 19%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 138 32%
 Master's degree 139 32%
 Professional school degree 9 2%
 Doctorate degree 18 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 288 60%
 Enrolled in Private School 182 38%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21737

ZIP Code 21737 is in the Howard County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21737.

Glenelg High School
14025 Burnt Woods Rd
Glenelg, MD 21737
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Howard County Public Schools

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