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ZIP Code 21750

Primary City:Hancock, MD (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (10:26am)
Area code: 240 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.7, -78.2
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21750

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21750. 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 21750. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21750, 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:
Hancock, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21750 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21750 is located in northwest 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 21750 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21750 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,766
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,779
Median Home Value $159,300
Land Area 60.37 sq mi
Water Area 1.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,569
Median Household Income $47,857

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 511284196
5-911089199
10-14126121247
15-19130143273
20-2410494198
25-298476160
30-34108114222
35-39111126237
40-44122113235
45-49170168338
50-54159141300
55-59112129241
60-64132118250
65-69100124224
70-7474102176
75-795370123
80-84294877
85 Plus304070

Gender

 Male 1,866 50%
 Female 1,900 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,684 97.8%
 Black Or African American 18 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.4%
 Asian 20 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 24 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2493544
25-348482166
35-4415789246
45-54251112363
55-6421581296
65-7419861259
75-8410134135
85 Plus451560

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 804 51%
 Single Guardian 254 16%
 Singles 448 29%
 Singles With Roommate 63 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,101 70%
 Households with Kids 468 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1221840
2222648
3281442
4211334
5172239
6251338
7272148
8251944
9161430
10302555
11231639
12292352
13252752
14193049
15352560
16293261
17282452
18233558
19152742
20221739

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21750 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21750 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 21750 real estate data, the median home value of $159,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21750 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21750 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21750 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,766 100%
 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

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 636 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 424 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 509 29%
 Households Vacant 210 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 87 41.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 29 13.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 10.5%
 For Migrant Workers 5 2.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 63 30.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 138 35%
 2 Bedroom 143 36%
 3+ Bedroom 115 29%
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 $47,857 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21750 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. In 21750 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 1,347 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 660 21%
 No Earnings 1,115 36%
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 1,347 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 660 21%
 No Earnings 1,115 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,610 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 4%
 Worked at Home 30 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 322 23%
 High School Graduate 845 60%
 Associate's degree 122 9%
 Bachelor's degree 72 5%
 Master's degree 49 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 570 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 208 26%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21750

ZIP Code 21750 is in the Washingtion County Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21750.

Hancock Middle Senior High School
289 West Main St
Hancock, MD 21750
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Washingtion County Public Schools
Hancock Elementary
290 West Main St
Hancock, MD 21750
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washingtion County Public Schools

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