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ZIP Code 21769

Primary City:Middletown, MD (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:24pm)
Coordinates:39.44, -77.57
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21769

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21769. 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 21769. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21769, 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:
Middletown, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21769 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21769 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 21769 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 an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21769 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,236
Population Density 276 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,149
Median Home Value $357,400
Land Area 40.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,979
Median Household Income $106,646

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5282289571
5-9402378780
10-14504472976
15-19466414880
20-24234248482
25-29236209445
30-34206230436
35-39283334617
40-44425452877
45-495605801,140
50-545125501,062
55-59452436888
60-64374367741
65-69242260502
70-74160176336
75-79114126240
80-846178139
85 Plus4975124

Gender

 Male 5,562 50%
 Female 5,674 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,564 94.0%
 Black Or African American 179 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.2%
 Asian 218 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 59 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 190 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24152742
25-3421392305
35-44616120736
45-541,0401191,159
55-6486450914
65-7446530495
75-8422625251
85 Plus671077

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,821 71%
 Single Guardian 434 11%
 Singles 593 15%
 Singles With Roommate 131 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,391 60%
 Households with Kids 1,588 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15254106
25561116
37051121
45270122
57666142
67879157
78470154
88776163
97787164
109197188
119479173
1212181202
1377103180
14121112233
1510493197
1612198219
1711999218
187474148
19485098
204359102

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21769 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21769 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 21769 real estate data, the median home value of $357,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 21769. Rentals in 21769 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21769 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,229 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,790 67%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 716 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 473 11%
 Households Vacant 170 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 42 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 130 28%
 2 Bedroom 103 23%
 3+ Bedroom 224 49%
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 $106,646 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21769 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. However, that is not the case in 21769. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 4,184 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,398 27%
 No Earnings 2,322 26%
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 4,184 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,398 27%
 No Earnings 2,322 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,295 89.4%
 Public transportation 126 2.1%
 Taxicab 13 0.2%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 1.0%
 Worked at Home 425 7.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 174 4%
 High School Graduate 1,761 46%
 Associate's degree 245 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,065 28%
 Master's degree 403 10%
 Professional school degree 83 2%
 Doctorate degree 136 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,981 86.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 174 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 143 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21769

ZIP Code 21769 is in the Frederick County Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21769.

Middletown Elementary
201 East Green St
Middletown, MD 21769
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Middletown Middle School
100 Martha Mason St
Middletown, MD 21769
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Middletown Primary
403 Franklin St
Middletown, MD 21769
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Middletown High School
200 Schoolhouse Dr
Middletown, MD 21769
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Frederick County Public Schools
Lucy School
9117 Frostown Rd
Middletown, MD 21769
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Middletown United Methodist Church Preschool and
7108 Fern Ct
Middletown, MD 21769
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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