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ZIP Code 21047

Primary City:Fallston, MD (View All Cities)
County: Harford County
Timezone: Eastern (7:39am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.53, -76.45
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21047

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21047. 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 21047. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21047, 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:
Fallston, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21047 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21047 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 21047 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21047 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,873
Population Density 505 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,293
Median Home Value $388,800
Land Area 23.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,132
Median Household Income $111,300

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5289267556
5-9398382780
10-14511484995
15-19447391838
20-24276259535
25-29188161349
30-34180195375
35-39296335631
40-44426468894
45-495395781,117
50-545635381,101
55-59467436903
60-64436460896
65-69346358704
70-74262255517
75-79160169329
80-84100105205
85 Plus48100148

Gender

 Male 5,932 50%
 Female 5,941 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,231 94.6%
 Black Or African American 204 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.2%
 Asian 221 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 47 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 141 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24191130
25-3416351214
35-4466454718
45-541,078361,114
55-6493933972
65-7466922691
75-843139322
85 Plus70171

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,178 77%
 Single Guardian 357 9%
 Singles 488 12%
 Singles With Roommate 109 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,626 64%
 Households with Kids 1,506 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1484795
25647103
35371124
48858146
57175146
67663139
78087167
89278170
97979158
10108101209
1111198209
1210998207
139599194
148888176
1510391194
169294186
1710480184
187581156
197345118
205152103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21047 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21047 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 21047 real estate data, the median home value of $388,800 is extremely high 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 21047. Rentals in 21047 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21047 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,864 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 3 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,799 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,116 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 217 5%
 Households Vacant 161 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 16.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 42 26.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 14.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 11.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 31.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 70 34%
 3+ Bedroom 134 66%
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 $111,300 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21047 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. In 21047 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,642 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,249 24%
 No Earnings 2,591 27%
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 4,642 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,249 24%
 No Earnings 2,591 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,919 94.1%
 Public transportation 46 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 0.6%
 Worked at Home 277 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 21047 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 176 4.2%
 High School Graduate 1,734 41.6%
 Associate's degree 427 10.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,287 30.8%
 Master's degree 339 8.1%
 Professional school degree 189 4.5%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,810 69.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 653 25.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 139 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21047

ZIP Code 21047 is in the Harford County Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21047.

Youths Benefit Elementary
1901 Fallston Rd
Fallston, MD 21047
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
Fallston Middle School
2303 Carrs Mill Rd
Fallston, MD 21047
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Harford County Public Schools
Fallston High School
2301 Carrs Mill Rd
Fallston, MD 21047
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harford County Public Schools

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