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ZIP Code 21717

Primary City:Buckeystown, MD (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Frederick County
Timezone: Eastern (5:03pm)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.337, -77.426
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21717

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21717. 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 21717. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21717, 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:
Buckeystown, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21717 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21717 is located in north 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 21717 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21717 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 54
Population Density 147 people per sq mi
Housing Units 25
Land Area 0.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

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


 Male 29 54%
 Female 25 46%


 White 54 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 11 50%
 Single Guardian 3 14%
 Singles 6 27%
 Singles With Roommate 2 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 18 82%
 Households with Kids 4 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21717 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 54 100%
 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

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 5 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 8 32%
 Households Vacant 3 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

Average Household Income over Time

Schools and Education

Schools in ZIP Code 21717

ZIP Code 21717 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21717.

St Thomas More Academy
3489 Buckeystown Pike
Buckeystown, MD 21717
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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