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Zip Code 21040 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 21040 is 24,282 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.17 | Zip Code 21040 land area is 7.9665 sq. miles | Population density is 3,048.01 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 21040

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 32.3
Median Age - Male 31.1
Median Age - Female 33.3

Median age of zip code 21040 is 10.3% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 13.2% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 21040 is 15.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 13.1% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 21040 median age is 9.8% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 13.5% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 21040

White population 11223
Black or African American population 11543
Asian population 270
American Indian and Alaska Native population 57
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 608

Region of birth

Zip code 21040 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.2% Czech 0.5%
Danish 0.1% Dutch 1.2%
English 6.5% French No Basque 2.1%
French Canadian 0.5% German 22.3%
Greek 0.2% Hungarian 0.1%
Irish 13.9% Italian 6.6%
Lithuanian 0.4% Norwegian 0.4%
Polish 5.9% Portuguese 0.1%
Russian 0.2% Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Scottish 1.1% Slovak 0.1%
Subsaharan African 0.6% Swedish 0.3%
Swiss 0.3% Ukrainian 0.2%
USA 5.9% Welsh 0.4%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.6% Other Ancestries 33.4%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 21040

Family Type Distribution
Total families 6360
Married couples 59.76%
Other couples 40.24%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 21040

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 22.17% 26.89%
$30,000 and $50,000 21.26% 20.87%
$50,000 and $100,000 37.22% 36.49%
$100,000 and $200,000 18.79% 15.35%
$200,000 or more 0.57% 0.4%

Households by size in zip code 21040

Household language in zip code 21040

English language 88.73%
Spanish language 6.38%
Other European language 3.81%
Asian language 0.72%
Other language 0.36%

Population by housing unit in zip code 21040

Total Occupied housing units 9018
Detached housing units 40.59%
Attached housing units 34.11%
2 units 0.51%
3 - 4 units 2.67%
5 - 9 units 3.68%
10 - 19 units 9.24%
20 - 49 units 0.3%
50 or more units 1.05%
Mobile homes 7.85%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 21040

Use car, track or Van 92.82%
Use public transportation 3.06%
Use Motorcycle 0.09%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 1.29%
Work at home 2.74%

School attendance in zip code 21040

Attent Preschool programs 4.02%
Attend Public School 20.02%
Attend college undergraduate program 6.08%
Attent graduate studies 2%
Not enrolled in school 67.87%

Highest school attainment in zip code 21040

Less then 9th grade 4.93%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 8.18%
High school diploma 33.6%
Some college, no degree 31.36%
Associate degree 8.88%
Bachelor's degree 12.87%
Graduate or professional degree 0.18%

Real Estate in zip code 21040

Housing occupied 93.3%
Housing vacant 6.7%
Housing occupied by owner 65.16%
Housing occupied by tenant 34.84%
Total Rented Units 3142
Median Contract Gross Rent $853
Median Gross Rent $1,087
Median Home Value $186,700

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 21040 median gross rent is 27.43% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 21040

Studio $870
1 Bedroom $980
2 Bedrooms $1,180
3 Bedrooms $1,520
4 Bedrooms $1,870
AVERAGE RENT $1,284

Average rent in zip code 21040 ($1,284.00) is 13.2% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 37.3% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 21040 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 13.2% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 13% higher, two bedroom rent is 13.1% higher, three bedroom rent is 13.6% higher, four bedroom rent is 12.9% higher.

Housing units in zip code 21040

Total housing units 9666
Detached housing units 40.2%
Attached housing units 34.48%
2 units 0.91%
3 - 4 units 2.86%
5 - 9 units 3.92%
10 - 19 units 8.62%
20 - 49 units 0.28%
50 or more units 0.98%
Mobile homes 7.75%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 21040

Total Real Estate Taxes $10,540,300
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $9,155,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $1,384,400

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Zip Codes Near 21040

Zip Code City County Distance
21009 Abingdon Harford 2.73 ml
21085 Joppa Harford 3.24 ml
21010 Gunpowder Harford 3.75 ml
21017 Belcamp Harford 3.94 ml
21130 Perryman Harford 5.02 ml
21001 Aberdeen Harford 5.56 ml
21087 Kingsville Baltimore 6.84 ml
21162 White Marsh Baltimore 7.01 ml
21014 Bel Air Harford 7.89 ml
21015 Bel Air Harford 8.03 ml