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ZIP Code 21835

Primary City:Linkwood, MD (View All Cities)
County: Dorchester County
Timezone: Eastern (8:44am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.54, -75.95
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21835

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21835. 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 21835. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21835, 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:
Linkwood, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21835 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21835 is located in east 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 21835 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21835 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 507
Population Density 63 people per sq mi
Housing Units 235
Median Home Value $114,600
Land Area 8.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 213
Median Household Income $58,548

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13161412119151414301912281815645
Female9141513810121416252717309108510
Total22302925191927283055462958272514915

Gender

 Male 255 50%
 Female 252 50%
Gender

Race

 White 421 83.0%
 Black Or African American 61 12.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.6%
 Asian 4 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 11 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner418234149281211
Renter33681330
Total721294950311511

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 105 49%
 Single Guardian 41 19%
 Singles 54 25%
 Singles With Roommate 13 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 157 74%
 Households with Kids 56 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male33326207121452233313
Female12013523134413353201
Total453397210255865586514

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21835 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21835 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 21835 real estate data, the median home value of $114,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21835 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21835 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21835 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 507 100%
 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 64 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 122 52%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 11%
 Households Vacant 22 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 9%
 For Sale Only 3 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 77 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $58,548 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21835 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 21835 has very few people that work at home. 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 21835 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 282 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 200 33%
 No Earnings 116 19%
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 282 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 200 33%
 No Earnings 116 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 404 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 3%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 25 11%
 High School Graduate 191 85%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 9 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 31 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 37%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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