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Zip Code 21078 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 21078 is 18,441 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.08 | Zip Code 21078 land area is 30.1783 sq. miles | Population density is 611.07 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 21078

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 42.9
Median Age - Male 42.6
Median Age - Female 43

Median age of zip code 21078 is 12.3% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 15.3% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 21078 is 14.8% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 19% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 21078 median age is 4.1% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 11.7% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 21078

White population 14597
Black or African American population 2746
Asian population 347
American Indian and Alaska Native population 169
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 129

Region of birth

Zip code 21078 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.2% Czech 0.6%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 1.2%
English 10.6% French No Basque 2.6%
French Canadian 0.2% German 19.1%
Greek 0.6% Hungarian 0.3%
Irish 13.6% Italian 6.9%
Lithuanian 0.2% Norwegian 0.6%
Polish 3.1% Portuguese 0%
Russian 0.7% Scotch-Irish 2%
Scottish 2.8% Slovak 0%
Subsaharan African 0.5% Swedish 1.1%
Swiss 0.2% Ukrainian 0.3%
USA 10% Welsh 1%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 22%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 21078

Family Type Distribution
Total families 4771
Married couples 73.8%
Other couples 26.2%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 21078

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 14.86% 23.71%
$30,000 and $50,000 11.49% 15.28%
$50,000 and $100,000 32.7% 30.81%
$100,000 and $200,000 32.66% 24.12%
$200,000 or more 8.3% 6.08%

Households by size in zip code 21078

Household language in zip code 21078

English language 94.99%
Spanish language 1.81%
Other European language 1.61%
Asian language 0.92%
Other language 0.66%

Population by housing unit in zip code 21078

Total Occupied housing units 7583
Detached housing units 55.15%
Attached housing units 18.16%
2 units 3.36%
3 - 4 units 4.33%
5 - 9 units 4.8%
10 - 19 units 4.1%
20 - 49 units 2.69%
50 or more units 1.24%
Mobile homes 6.17%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 21078

Use car, track or Van 88.71%
Use public transportation 2.26%
Use Motorcycle 0.05%
Use bicycle 0.7%
Walk to work 5.35%
Work at home 2.92%

School attendance in zip code 21078

Attent Preschool programs 2.24%
Attend Public School 13.99%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.86%
Attent graduate studies 1.65%
Not enrolled in school 77.25%

Highest school attainment in zip code 21078

Less then 9th grade 4.51%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 8.4%
High school diploma 34.71%
Some college, no degree 22.86%
Associate degree 10.28%
Bachelor's degree 17.76%
Graduate or professional degree 1.49%

Real Estate in zip code 21078

Housing occupied 91.67%
Housing vacant 8.33%
Housing occupied by owner 68.19%
Housing occupied by tenant 31.81%
Total Rented Units 2412
Median Contract Gross Rent $704
Median Gross Rent $912
Median Home Value $279,300

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 21078 median gross rent is 29.55% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 21078

Studio $710
1 Bedroom $810
2 Bedrooms $970
3 Bedrooms $1,250
4 Bedrooms $1,540
AVERAGE RENT $1,056

Average rent in zip code 21078 ($1,056.00) is 9.8% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 12.9% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 21078 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 11.4% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 10.9% lower, two bedroom rent is 10.9% lower, three bedroom rent is 9% lower, four bedroom rent is 8.4% lower.

Housing units in zip code 21078

Total housing units 8272
Detached housing units 52.82%
Attached housing units 18.23%
2 units 3.35%
3 - 4 units 5.61%
5 - 9 units 4.67%
10 - 19 units 3.92%
20 - 49 units 2.47%
50 or more units 1.5%
Mobile homes 7.45%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 21078

Total Real Estate Taxes $17,734,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $12,618,500
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $5,116,300

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