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ZIP Code 21821

Primary City:Deal Island, MD (View All Cities)
County: Somerset County
Timezone: Eastern (9:28am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.16, -75.92
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21821

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21821. 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 21821. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21821, 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:
Deal Island, MD
Acceptable:
Chance, Dames Quarter, Wenona

Stats and Demographics for the 21821 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21821 is located in southeast 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 21821 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21821 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 991
Population Density 91 people per sq mi
Housing Units 734
Median Home Value $108,100
Land Area 10.93 sq mi
Water Area 4.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 433
Median Household Income $34,028

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male 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
Male18272721341522252139454853392326129
Female24201319211827241530554646463518246
Total4247404055334949366910094998558443615

Gender

 Male 504 51%
 Female 487 49%
Gender

Race

 White 857 86.5%
 Black Or African American 104 10.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.4%
 Asian 8 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1182579102815412
Renter51313143760
Total6313893105886012

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 228 53%
 Single Guardian 60 14%
 Singles 123 28%
 Singles With Roommate 22 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 334 77%
 Households with Kids 99 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male243765376558366343510
Female49155742230244544339
Total6134121112798851071011786819

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21821 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21821 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21821 real estate data, the median home value of $108,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 21821 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21821 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 991 100%
 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 225 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 147 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 61 8%
 Households Vacant 301 41%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 2.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 17 5.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 195 64.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 26.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 28%
 2 Bedroom 32 48%
 3+ Bedroom 16 24%
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 $34,028 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 21821 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 21821 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 173 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 21%
 No Earnings 415 56%
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 173 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 21%
 No Earnings 415 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 193 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 14%
 Worked at Home 8 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 65 19%
 High School Graduate 251 73%
 Associate's degree 10 3%
 Bachelor's degree 4 1%
 Master's degree 4 1%
 Professional school degree 8 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 50 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21821

ZIP Code 21821 is in the Somerset County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21821.

Deal Island School
23275 Lola Wheatley Rd
Deal Island, MD 21821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Somerset County Public Schools

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