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ZIP Code 21874

Primary City:Willards, MD (View All Cities)
County: Wicomico County
Timezone: Eastern (5:35am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.38, -75.36
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21874

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21874. 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 21874. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21874, 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:
Willards, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21874 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21874 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 21874 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21874 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,210
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 917
Median Home Value $168,400
Land Area 26.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 832
Median Household Income $64,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male94727766677565787174917963532818710
Female717081627179676584919775694329232718
Total1651421581281381541321431551651881541329657413428

Gender

 Male 1,088 49%
 Female 1,122 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,011 91.0%
 Black Or African American 113 5.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.3%
 Asian 28 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 18 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1079107162147774115
Renter24374740211465
Total34116154202168914720

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 455 55%
 Single Guardian 160 19%
 Singles 171 21%
 Singles With Roommate 46 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 518 62%
 Households with Kids 314 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male161822161814121414161816141312131415128
Female22714111314151414161622171011171681011
Total3825362731282728283234383123233030232219

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21874 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21874 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 21874 real estate data, the median home value of $168,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21874 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21874 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21874 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,210 100%
 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 449 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 189 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 194 21%
 Households Vacant 85 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 19 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 11%
 2 Bedroom 56 38%
 3+ Bedroom 75 51%
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 $64,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21874 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 21874 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 1,012 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 578 29%
 No Earnings 399 20%
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 1,012 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 578 29%
 No Earnings 399 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,314 93.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 0.7%
 Worked at Home 77 5.5%
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 91 11%
 High School Graduate 521 66%
 Associate's degree 72 9%
 Bachelor's degree 77 10%
 Master's degree 32 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 335 76.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 8.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 69 15.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21874

ZIP Code 21874 is in the Wicomico County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21874.

Willards Elementary
36161 Richland Rd
Willards, MD 21874
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wicomico County Public Schools

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