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ZIP Code 21850

Primary City:Pittsville, MD (View All Cities)
County: Wicomico County
Timezone: Eastern (3:57am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.4, -75.4
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21850

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21850. 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 21850. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21850, 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:
Pittsville, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21850 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21850 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 21850 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 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 21850 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,790
Population Density 90 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,279
Median Home Value $184,100
Land Area 31.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,144
Median Household Income $54,103

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male968393926978849395111111109826850302310
Female8786917473969287106117112123815953352318
Total183169184166142174176180201228223232163127103654628

Gender

 Male 1,377 49%
 Female 1,413 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,578 92.4%
 Black Or African American 101 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 38 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 55 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9881522081921406020
Renter366650494912121
Total451542022572411527221

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 586 51%
 Single Guardian 194 17%
 Singles 294 26%
 Singles With Roommate 70 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 770 67%
 Households with Kids 374 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2322261216161717171820221617221827151017
Female171713162311161422142015241817911201710
Total4039392839273331393240374035392738352727

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21850 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21850 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 21850 real estate data, the median home value of $184,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21850 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21850 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21850 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,790 100%
 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 603 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 266 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 275 22%
 Households Vacant 135 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Sale Only 23 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 1%
 1 Bedroom 30 16%
 2 Bedroom 82 44%
 3+ Bedroom 72 39%
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 $54,103 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21850 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 21850 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 21850 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 1,035 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 487 23%
 No Earnings 596 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 1,035 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 487 23%
 No Earnings 596 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,201 89.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 0.7%
 Worked at Home 135 10.0%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 104 11.4%
 High School Graduate 657 71.8%
 Associate's degree 102 11.1%
 Bachelor's degree 46 5.0%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 6 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 433 91.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 4.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21850

ZIP Code 21850 is in the Wicomico County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21850.

Pittsville Elementary & Middle School
34404 Old Ocean City Rd
Pittsville, MD 21850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wicomico County Public Schools

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