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ZIP Code 21012

Primary City:Arnold, MD (View All Cities)
County: Anne Arundel County
Timezone: Eastern (6:59pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.04, -76.50
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21012

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21012. 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 21012. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21012, 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:
Arnold, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21012 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21012 is located in central Maryland and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 21012 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21012 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,317
Population Density 2,184 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,140
Median Home Value $389,800
Land Area 9.76 sq mi
Water Area 2.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,807
Median Household Income $101,367

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55815771,158
5-97077311,438
10-148638061,669
15-198177491,566
20-245265171,043
25-295465241,070
30-344905531,043
35-396056561,261
40-447518451,596
45-499321,0441,976
50-548779891,866
55-598058501,655
60-646457341,379
65-69487512999
70-74308293601
75-79180225405
80-84137192329
85 Plus81182263

Gender

 Male 10,338 48%
 Female 10,979 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,077 89.5%
 Black Or African American 964 4.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.2%
 Asian 513 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 203 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 505 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243586121
25-34544306850
35-441,1552701,425
45-541,8742472,121
55-641,5781331,711
65-74944641,008
75-8442143464
85 Plus9512107

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,741 61%
 Single Guardian 1,119 14%
 Singles 1,527 20%
 Singles With Roommate 420 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,880 63%
 Households with Kids 2,927 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1109125234
2123117240
3110125235
4145123268
5117137254
6142141283
7131139270
8157166323
9160148308
10174168342
11140140280
12202173375
13179145324
14168180348
15184167351
16175187362
17174194368
18145127272
1913974213
2011989208

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21012 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 21012 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 21012 real estate data, the median home value of $389,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21012 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21012 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21012 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,153 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 138 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,482 67%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,164 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,161 14%
 Households Vacant 333 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Sale Only 78 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 68 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 101 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 243 23%
 2 Bedroom 225 21%
 3+ Bedroom 612 57%
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 $101,367 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21012 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 21012. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,723 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,724 29%
 No Earnings 3,821 23%
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 7,723 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,724 29%
 No Earnings 3,821 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,266 92%
 Public transportation 162 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 139 1%
 Worked at Home 578 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 21012 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 253 4%
 High School Graduate 2,585 40%
 Associate's degree 317 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,776 27%
 Master's degree 1,069 16%
 Professional school degree 345 5%
 Doctorate degree 199 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,641 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 857 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 278 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21012

ZIP Code 21012 is in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21012.

Arnold Elementary
90 Church Rd
Arnold, MD 21012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Belvedere Elementary
360 Broadwater Rd
Arnold, MD 21012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Broadneck Elementary
470 Shore Acres Rd
Arnold, MD 21012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Magothy River Middle School
241 Peninsula Farm Rd
Arnold, MD 21012
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Severn River Middle School
241 Peninsula Farm Rd
Arnold, MD 21012
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Chesapeake Academy
1185 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd
Arnold, MD 21012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Antioch Christian School
1535 Ritchie Hwy
Arnold, MD 21012
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Private
Arnold Christian Academy
365 Jones Station Rd
Arnold, MD 21012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Wee Lad & Lassie Early Learning Center
1281 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd
Arnold, MD 21012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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