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ZIP Code 21869

Post Office City:Vienna, MD (View All Cities)
County: Dorchester County
Timezone: Eastern (2:04am)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.4, -75.9
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21869

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 21869. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 21869 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:
Vienna, MD
Unacceptable:
Elliott, Salem

Stats and Demographics for the 21869 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21869 is located in southeast Maryland and covers a slightly higher 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 21869 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 21869 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,006
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 561
Median Home Value $127,000
Land Area 94.82 sq mi
Water Area 13.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 421
Median Household Income $51,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5223254
5-9343165
10-14182341
15-19253661
20-24182543
25-29282351
30-34211839
35-39282856
40-44232346
45-49434588
50-54435093
55-59413778
60-64303868
65-69273764
70-74233356
75-79212344
80-84121527
85 Plus102232

Gender

 Male 467 46%
 Female 539 54%
Gender

Race

 White 749 74.5%
 Black Or African American 220 21.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.6%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24268
25-34271845
35-44301646
45-54762298
55-64681179
65-7467673
75-8447249
85 Plus20323

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 201 48%
 Single Guardian 79 19%
 Singles 119 28%
 Singles With Roommate 22 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 310 74%
 Households with Kids 111 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15510
2246
361117
44610
59615
65712
77714
87815
9639
10145
11369
12369
137411
14437
1561117
165510
177512
18189
196713
20358

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21869 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21869 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 21869 real estate data, the median home value of $127,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 21869 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 21869 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21869 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Vienna, MD real estate.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,006 100%
 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 168 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 169 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 84 15%
 Households Vacant 140 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 16 11.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 7.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 45.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 33.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 18 40%
 3+ Bedroom 27 60%
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 $51,833 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21869 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, 21869 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. Most commuters in 21869 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 190 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 24%
 No Earnings 176 37%
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 190 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 24%
 No Earnings 176 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 267 99.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.7%
 Worked at Home 0 0.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 48 11.0%
 High School Graduate 299 68.6%
 Associate's degree 19 4.4%
 Bachelor's degree 43 9.9%
 Master's degree 25 5.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 101 100.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21869

ZIP Code 21869 is in the Dorchester County Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21869.

Vienna Elementary School
4905 Ocean Gateway
Vienna, MD 21869
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dorchester County Public Schools

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