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ZIP Code 21211

Post Office City:Baltimore, MD (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Hampden|North Baltimore
County: Baltimore city
Timezone: Eastern (1:09am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.33, -76.64
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21211

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 21211. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 21211 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Baltimore, MD
Unacceptable:
Hampden

Stats and Demographics for the 21211 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21211 is located in northern Maryland and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 21211 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 slightly less than average. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21211 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,351
Population Density 6,225 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,287
Median Home Value $192,900
Land Area 2.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,299
Median Household Income $55,819

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5434404838
5-9284294578
10-14279285564
15-19293276569
20-246536831,336
25-291,0771,1662,243
30-349721,0051,977
35-397076511,358
40-445845331,117
45-495375471,084
50-545245381,062
55-59475497972
60-64401416817
65-69309385694
70-74224289513
75-79173281454
80-84157286443
85 Plus196536732

Gender

 Male 8,279 48%
 Female 9,072 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,453 77.5%
 Black Or African American 2,317 13.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 61 0.4%
 Asian 845 4.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 211 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 461 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2467413480
25-349511,2712,222
35-449235321,455
45-548034751,278
55-647883451,133
65-74507310817
75-84299244543
85 Plus136235371

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,236 27%
 Single Guardian 1,220 15%
 Singles 3,485 42%
 Singles With Roommate 1,358 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,839 82%
 Households with Kids 1,460 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19793190
28884172
37768145
46161122
56863131
65859117
75352105
84953102
95667123
105966125
115259111
124863111
135749106
146348111
15474289
166749116
175658114
185462116
196965134
2010778185

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21211 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21211 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21211 real estate data, the median home value of $192,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21211 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21211 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21211 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,912 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 31 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 408 2.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,438 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,036 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,825 41%
 Households Vacant 988 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 472 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1%
 For Sale Only 138 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 307 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 444 11%
 1 Bedroom 1,229 32%
 2 Bedroom 1,365 35%
 3+ Bedroom 845 22%
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 $55,819 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21211 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. Residents in ZIP code 21211 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 21211 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 21211 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.

For more information, see Baltimore, MD incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,096 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,673 25%
 No Earnings 4,167 28%
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 7,096 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,673 25%
 No Earnings 4,167 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,953 70.5%
 Public transportation 877 8.9%
 Taxicab 14 0.1%
 Motorcycle 42 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,631 16.5%
 Worked at Home 346 3.5%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 1,979 15%
 High School Graduate 4,409 33%
 Associate's degree 532 4%
 Bachelor's degree 3,010 22%
 Master's degree 2,568 19%
 Professional school degree 481 4%
 Doctorate degree 406 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,294 72.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 337 18.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 153 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21211

ZIP Code 21211 is in the following school districts: Baltimore City Public Schools and Private. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21211.

Academy for College and Career Exploration
1300 W 36th St
Baltimore, MD 21211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Elementary
3750 Greenspring Ave
Baltimore, MD 21211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Hampden
3608 Chestnut Ave
Baltimore, MD 21211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Medfield Heights Elementary
4300 Buchanan Ave
Baltimore, MD 21211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Independence School Local I
1250 W 36th St
Baltimore, MD 21211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baltimore City Public Schools
Kennedy Krieger School Greenspring Campus
3825 Greenspring Ave
Baltimore, MD 21211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Community School
2939 Huntingdon Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
The Greenmount School
501 W 30th St
Baltimore, MD 21211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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