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ZIP Code 21863

Primary City:Snow Hill, MD (View All Cities)
County: Worcester County
Timezone: Eastern (2:41pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.2, -75.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21863

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21863. 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 21863. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21863, 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:
Snow Hill, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21863 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21863 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 21863 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21863 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,029
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,192
Median Home Value $195,900
Land Area 115.85 sq mi
Water Area 3.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,914
Median Household Income $49,245

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male143143140185183157128127165223189207168113102743146
Female115125143154135117114123178191237194179146109807293
Total258268283339318274242250343414426401347259211154103139

Gender

 Male 2,524 50%
 Female 2,505 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,403 67.7%
 Black Or African American 1,456 29.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.2%
 Asian 41 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 29 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 88 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner88119331032623914659
Renter391069110996563025
Total4718728441942229517684

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 934 49%
 Single Guardian 385 20%
 Singles 522 27%
 Singles With Roommate 73 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,350 71%
 Households with Kids 564 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3522313223401734293526302821392743413543
Female1918223324292920232636233226332738342232
Total5440536547694654526162536047725481755775

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21863 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21863 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 21863 real estate data, the median home value of $195,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 21863. Rentals in 21863 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21863 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,603 91.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 329 6.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 66 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 31 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 873 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 489 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 552 25%
 Households Vacant 278 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 10.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 30 10.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 9.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 19.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 137 49.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 121 23%
 2 Bedroom 143 27%
 3+ Bedroom 269 50%
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 $49,245 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21863 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. Most commuters in 21863 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 1,585 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,040 24%
 No Earnings 1,632 38%
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 1,585 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,040 24%
 No Earnings 1,632 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,984 92%
 Public transportation 62 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 57 3%
 Worked at Home 57 3%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 266 14.9%
 High School Graduate 1,114 62.2%
 Associate's degree 87 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 196 10.9%
 Master's degree 70 3.9%
 Professional school degree 52 2.9%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 528 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 158 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 110 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21863

ZIP Code 21863 is in the Worcester County Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21863.

Cedar Chapel Special School
510 Coulbourne Ln
Snow Hill, MD 21863
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Worcester County Public Schools
Snow Hill Elementary
515 Coulbourne Ln
Snow Hill, MD 21863
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Worcester County Public Schools
Snow Hill Middle School
522 Coulbourne Ln
Snow Hill, MD 21863
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Worcester County Public Schools
Snow Hill High School
305 South Church St
Snow Hill, MD 21863
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Worcester County Public Schools
Snow Hill Mennonite School
5927 Worcester Hwy
Snow Hill, MD 21863
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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