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ZIP Code 21774

Primary City:New Market, MD (View All Cities)
County: Frederick County
Timezone: Eastern (7:19am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.40, -77.29
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21774

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21774. 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 21774. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21774, 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:
New Market, MD
Unacceptable:
Lake Linganore

Stats and Demographics for the 21774 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21774 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 21774 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 an extremely small number of single adults and an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21774 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,662
Population Density 810 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,073
Median Home Value $345,000
Land Area 14.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,918
Median Household Income $113,086

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male45355255345320820834048857056345331021315393632619
Female46154056140821223137655463159944329824816593624022
Total9141,0921,1148614204397161,0421,2011,1628966084613181861256641

Gender

 Male 5,718 49%
 Female 5,944 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,692 91.7%
 Black Or African American 326 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.1%
 Asian 247 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 73 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 305 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner384251,0771,10059527310616
Renter12541137416982
Total504791,1901,17461128211418

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,735 70%
 Single Guardian 542 14%
 Singles 499 13%
 Singles With Roommate 142 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,920 49%
 Households with Kids 1,998 51%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male89779112310610512211110811010710410712511098115735750
Female998610211212210111598104128113103101116999398675151
Total188163193235228206237209212238220207208241209191213140108101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21774 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21774 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 21774 real estate data, the median home value of $345,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21774 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21774 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21774 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,662 100%
 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 3,339 82%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 291 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 288 7%
 Households Vacant 155 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 64 41%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 29 8%
 2 Bedroom 59 17%
 3+ Bedroom 260 75%
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 $113,086 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21774 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. In 21774 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 4,715 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,191 24%
 No Earnings 2,045 23%
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 4,715 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,191 24%
 No Earnings 2,045 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,655 90.4%
 Public transportation 145 2.3%
 Taxicab 17 0.3%
 Motorcycle 16 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 57 0.9%
 Worked at Home 366 5.9%
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 209 5%
 High School Graduate 1,498 39%
 Associate's degree 245 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,021 26%
 Master's degree 646 17%
 Professional school degree 125 3%
 Doctorate degree 129 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,493 76.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 393 12.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 387 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21774

ZIP Code 21774 is in the Frederick County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21774.

New Market Elementary
93 West Main St
New Market, MD 21774
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Deer Crossing Elementary
10601 Finn Dr
New Market, MD 21774
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
New Market Middle School
125 West Main St
New Market, MD 21774
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools

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