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ZIP Code 21902

Primary City:Perry Point, MD (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Cecil County
Timezone: Eastern (11:33pm)
Area code: 410 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.554, -76.073
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21902

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21902. 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 21902. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21902, 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:
Perry Point, MD

Stats and Demographics for the 21902 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21902 is located in northeast 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 21902 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 extremely small. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21902 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 471
Population Density 586 people per sq mi
Housing Units 43
Land Area 0.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 57Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 418 89%
 Female 53 11%


 White 270 57.3%
 Black Or African American 186 39.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 1.1%
 Asian 3 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.8%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.4%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 11 52%
 Single Guardian 3 14%
 Singles 3 14%
 Singles With Roommate 4 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11 52%
 Households with Kids 10 48%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21902 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 21902 were primarily built in the 1940s or 1939 or earlier.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 64 14%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 59 13%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 179 38%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 169 36%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 0 0%
 Renter Occupied Households 17 40%
 Households Vacant 22 51%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 59%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 181 100%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 181 100%
Source of Earnings

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 63 40%
 High School Graduate 56 36%
 Associate's degree 16 10%
 Bachelor's degree 6 4%
 Master's degree 15 10%
 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 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 100%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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