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ZIP Code 21822

Post Office City:Eden, MD (View All Cities)
County: Somerset County
Timezone: Eastern (12:03pm)
Coordinates:38.3, -75.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21822

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 21822. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 21822 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:
Eden, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21822 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21822 is located in southeast 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 21822 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 a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21822 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,930
Population Density 68 people per sq mi
Housing Units 827
Median Home Value $149,400
Land Area 28.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 769
Median Household Income $38,304

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55658114
5-96047107
10-144760107
15-195656112
20-24474592
25-295547102
30-344959108
35-395359112
40-445866124
45-498691177
50-5497112209
55-598770157
60-645967126
65-69495099
70-74444791
75-79312152
80-84111526
85 Plus6915

Gender

 Male 951 49%
 Female 979 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,494 77.4%
 Black Or African American 347 18.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.6%
 Asian 23 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 39 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-249514
25-34552277
35-449021111
45-5419221213
55-6415613169
65-7411113124
75-8446551
85 Plus9110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 433 56%
 Single Guardian 128 17%
 Singles 161 21%
 Singles With Roommate 47 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 546 71%
 Households with Kids 223 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
191120
2101626
3131427
410919
513922
6101323
715823
812416
9101323
10101222
1171320
12101222
1391120
14111223
1591019
1671724
17111122
18161127
1913720
2010717

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21822 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21822 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 21822 real estate data, the median home value of $149,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21822 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21822 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21822 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,930 100%
 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 437 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 231 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 101 12%
 Households Vacant 58 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 14 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 90 68%
 3+ Bedroom 43 32%
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 $38,304 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 21822 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. More commuters in 21822 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 545 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 513 33%
 No Earnings 514 33%
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 545 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 513 33%
 No Earnings 514 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 802 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 3%
 Worked at Home 41 5%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, the area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

For more information, see Eden, MD public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 312 25%
 High School Graduate 595 47%
 Associate's degree 86 7%
 Bachelor's degree 175 14%
 Master's degree 68 5%
 Professional school degree 36 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 157 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 68 28%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes