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ZIP Code 21869

Primary City:Vienna, MD (View All Cities)
County: Dorchester County
Timezone: Eastern (3:18am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.4, -75.9
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21869

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21869. 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 21869. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21869, 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:
Vienna, MD
Unacceptable:
Elliott, Salem

Stats and Demographics for the 21869 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21869 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 21869 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 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 21869 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,006
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 561
Median Home Value $127,000
Land Area 94.82 sq mi
Water Area 13.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 421
Median Household Income $51,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male223418251828212823434341302723211210
Female323123362523182823455037383733231522
Total546541614351395646889378686456442732

Gender

 Male 467 46%
 Female 539 54%
Gender

Race

 White 749 74.5%
 Black Or African American 220 21.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.6%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner227307668674720
Renter618162211623
Total845469879734923

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 201 48%
 Single Guardian 79 19%
 Singles 119 28%
 Singles With Roommate 22 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 310 74%
 Households with Kids 111 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male52649577613374657163
Female5411667783466431155875
Total10617101512141595991171710129138

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21869 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21869 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21869 real estate data, the median home value of $127,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21869 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21869 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21869 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,006 100%
 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 168 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 169 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 84 15%
 Households Vacant 140 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 16 11.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 7.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 45.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 33.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 18 40%
 3+ Bedroom 27 60%
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 $51,833 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21869 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, 21869 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. Most commuters in 21869 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 190 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 24%
 No Earnings 176 37%
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 190 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 24%
 No Earnings 176 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 267 99.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.7%
 Worked at Home 0 0.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 12 6%
 High School Graduate 161 76%
 Associate's degree 2 1%
 Bachelor's degree 24 11%
 Master's degree 14 7%
 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 101 100.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21869

ZIP Code 21869 is in the Dorchester County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21869.

Vienna Elementary School
4905 Ocean Gateway
Vienna, MD 21869
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dorchester County Public Schools

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