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ZIP Code 21911

Primary City:Rising Sun, MD (View All Cities)
County: Cecil County
Timezone: Eastern (3:15am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.7, -76.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21911

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21911. 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 21911. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21911, 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:
Rising Sun, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21911 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21911 is located in northeast 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 21911 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21911 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,004
Population Density 295 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,081
Median Home Value $261,700
Land Area 37.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,874
Median Household Income $66,048

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3543954854393052502863713834834613233031821531176659
Female364391407407298294308376424461418358275193166156123170
Total718786892846603544594747807944879681578375319273189229

Gender

 Male 5,415 49%
 Female 5,589 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,615 96.5%
 Black Or African American 71 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.3%
 Asian 59 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 70 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 148 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3129761082860735820467
Renter58157154195126678134
Total894547641,023733425285101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,334 60%
 Single Guardian 636 16%
 Singles 761 20%
 Singles With Roommate 143 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,323 60%
 Households with Kids 1,551 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male62707886767873937510398911019210096100806380
Female8073766466827383878486838173868291717775
Total142143154150142160146176162187184174182165186178191151140155

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21911 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21911 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 21911 real estate data, the median home value of $261,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 21911. Rentals in 21911 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21911 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,858 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 137 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,243 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 759 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 872 21%
 Households Vacant 207 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 59 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 285 28.2%
 2 Bedroom 332 32.9%
 3+ Bedroom 385 38.1%
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 $66,048 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21911 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. However, that is not the case in 21911. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,880 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,827 21%
 No Earnings 3,052 35%
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 3,880 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,827 21%
 No Earnings 3,052 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,783 92.3%
 Public transportation 22 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 133 2.6%
 Worked at Home 229 4.4%
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 530 14.0%
 High School Graduate 2,404 63.4%
 Associate's degree 193 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 488 12.9%
 Master's degree 163 4.3%
 Professional school degree 12 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,860 72.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 385 15.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 316 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21911

ZIP Code 21911 is in the Cecil County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21911.

Calvert Elementary
79 Brick Meetinghouse Rd
Rising Sun, MD 21911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cecil County Public Schools
Rising Sun Elementary
500 Hopewell Rd
Rising Sun, MD 21911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cecil County Public Schools
Rising Sun Middle School
289 Pearl St
Rising Sun, MD 21911
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cecil County Public Schools

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