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ZIP Code 21811

Primary City:Berlin, MD (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (1:26pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.3, -75.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21811

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21811. 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 21811. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21811, 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:
Berlin, MD
Acceptable:
Ocean Pines, Ocean Pnes

Stats and Demographics for the 21811 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21811 is located in southeast Maryland and covers a slightly higher 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 21811 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21811 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,550
Population Density 224 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,832
Median Home Value $266,300
Land Area 100.67 sq mi
Water Area 12.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,785
Median Household Income $60,676

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male536546584599481443418509627706760806950871782564365232
Female4635285455204334904835456558298929061,1091,048831635444415
Total9991,0741,1291,1199149339011,0541,2821,5351,6521,7122,0591,9191,6131,199809647

Gender

 Male 10,779 48%
 Female 11,771 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,297 85.6%
 Black Or African American 2,275 10.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.3%
 Asian 233 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 295 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 378 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner513398061,3541,8091,9431,202292
Renter134442391365265145117130
Total1857811,1971,7192,0742,0881,319422

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,525 56%
 Single Guardian 1,316 13%
 Singles 2,434 25%
 Singles With Roommate 510 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,533 77%
 Households with Kids 2,252 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9212011310911094961211251251111171131181341081601128578
Female889798881008611211012094107112126106123126118807378
Total180217211197210180208231245219218229239224257234278192158156

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21811 has a large 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 21811 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 21811 real estate data, the median home value of $266,300 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 21811. Rentals in 21811 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21811 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,362 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 187 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,223 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,573 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,989 13%
 Households Vacant 5,047 34%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 290 5.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 0.3%
 For Sale Only 282 5.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4,127 81.8%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 305 6.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 289 19%
 2 Bedroom 311 20%
 3+ Bedroom 934 61%
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 $60,676 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21811 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 21811 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,988 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,635 25%
 No Earnings 7,588 42%
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 5,988 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,635 25%
 No Earnings 7,588 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,412 91.0%
 Public transportation 100 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 30 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 212 2.3%
 Worked at Home 490 5.3%
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 730 10%
 High School Graduate 3,926 52%
 Associate's degree 614 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,406 19%
 Master's degree 583 8%
 Professional school degree 183 2%
 Doctorate degree 79 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,941 77.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 284 11.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 276 11.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21811

ZIP Code 21811 is in the Worcester County Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21811.

Berlin Intermediate
309 Franklin Ave
Berlin, MD 21811
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Worcester County Public Schools
Buckingham Elementary
100 Buckingham Rd
Berlin, MD 21811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester County Public Schools
Showell Elementary
11318 Showell School Rd
Berlin, MD 21811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester County Public Schools
Stephen Decatur Middle School
9815 Seahawk Rd
Berlin, MD 21811
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Worcester County Public Schools
Stephen Decatur High School
9913 Seahawk Rd
Berlin, MD 21811
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Worcester County Public Schools
Worcester Preparatory School
508 S Main St
Berlin, MD 21811
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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