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ZIP Code 21835

Post Office City:Linkwood, MD (View All Cities)
County: Dorchester County
Timezone: Eastern (2:42pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.54, -75.95
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21835

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Primary/preferred city:
Linkwood, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21835 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21835 is located in east 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 21835 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 parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21835 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 507
Population Density 63 people per sq mi
Housing Units 235
Median Home Value $114,600
Land Area 8.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 213
Median Household Income $58,548

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 513922
5-9161430
10-14141529
15-19121325
20-2411819
25-2991019
30-34151227
35-39141428
40-44141630
45-49302555
50-54192746
55-59121729
60-64283058
65-6918927
70-74151025
75-796814
80-84459
85 Plus51015

Gender

 Male 255 50%
 Female 252 50%
Gender

Race

 White 421 83.0%
 Black Or African American 61 12.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.6%
 Asian 4 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 11 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24437
25-3418321
35-4423629
45-5441849
55-6449150
65-7428331
75-8412315
85 Plus11011

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 105 49%
 Single Guardian 41 19%
 Singles 54 25%
 Singles With Roommate 13 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 157 74%
 Households with Kids 56 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1314
2325
3303
4213
5639
6257
7022
87310
9112
10235
11145
12448
13516
14235
15235
16358
17336
18325
19101
20314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21835 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21835 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 21835 real estate data, the median home value of $114,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21835 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21835 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21835 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 507 100%
 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 64 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 122 52%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 11%
 Households Vacant 22 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 9%
 For Sale Only 3 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 77 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $58,548 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21835 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 21835 has very few people that work at home. 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 21835 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 282 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 200 33%
 No Earnings 116 19%
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 282 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 200 33%
 No Earnings 116 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 404 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 3%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. 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 66 13%
 High School Graduate 347 69%
 Associate's degree 73 15%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 17 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 31 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 37%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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