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ZIP Code 21756

Primary City:Keedysville, MD (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (8:26am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.45, -77.70
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21756

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21756. 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 21756. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21756, 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:
Keedysville, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21756 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21756 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 21756 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. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21756 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,612
Population Density 173 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,340
Median Home Value $303,700
Land Area 20.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,270
Median Household Income $86,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9512416112810576841221591661571521208145321117
Female961221361257980991321631411691331137239382218
Total19124629725318415618325432230732628523315384703335

Gender

 Male 1,835 51%
 Female 1,777 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,493 96.7%
 Black Or African American 49 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.4%
 Asian 11 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 35 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8902483062681335817
Renter930314019940
Total171202793462871426217

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 887 70%
 Single Guardian 134 11%
 Singles 190 15%
 Singles With Roommate 59 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 799 63%
 Households with Kids 471 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1819212217292824263539272832282825291829
Female2315212220183227252729322226273221212419
Total4134424437476051516268595058556046504248

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21756 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21756 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 21756 real estate data, the median home value of $303,700 is 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 21756. Rentals in 21756 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21756 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,602 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 10 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 882 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 246 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 142 11%
 Households Vacant 70 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 17 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 11%
 2 Bedroom 55 32%
 3+ Bedroom 98 57%
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 $86,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21756 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 21756 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. In 21756 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 1,114 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 709 28%
 No Earnings 694 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 1,114 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 709 28%
 No Earnings 694 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,401 84%
 Public transportation 39 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 18 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 1%
 Worked at Home 189 11%
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 153 13.9%
 High School Graduate 652 59.3%
 Associate's degree 34 3.1%
 Bachelor's degree 196 17.8%
 Master's degree 60 5.5%
 Professional school degree 2 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 731 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 129 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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