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Zip Code 21849 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 21849 is 4,121 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:0.90 | Zip Code 21849 land area is 34.7545 sq. miles | Population density is 118.57 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 21849

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 37
Median Age - Male 34.4
Median Age - Female 40.3

Median age of zip code 21849 is 7.5% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 0.5% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 21849 is 12.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 3.9% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 21849 median age is 9.4% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 4.7% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 21849

White population 3499
Black or African American population 453
Asian population 0
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 0

Region of birth

Zip code 21849 ancestry distribution

Arab 0% Czech 0%
Danish 0% Dutch 0.2%
English 14.5% French No Basque 2.7%
French Canadian 0.3% German 9.7%
Greek 2.7% Hungarian 0.2%
Irish 8.5% Italian 1.9%
Lithuanian 0% Norwegian 0%
Polish 0.8% Portuguese 0%
Russian 0.6% Scotch-Irish 2.7%
Scottish 1.2% Slovak 0.2%
Subsaharan African 0.1% Swedish 0.7%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0%
USA 14.4% Welsh 0.2%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 15.7%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 21849

Family Type Distribution
Total families 1082
Married couples 80.22%
Other couples 19.78%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 21849

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 18.39% 21.94%
$30,000 and $50,000 20.61% 22.74%
$50,000 and $100,000 40.57% 39.32%
$100,000 and $200,000 17.93% 14.05%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 1.96%

Households by size in zip code 21849

Household language in zip code 21849

English language 93.12%
Spanish language 6.88%
Other European language 0%
Asian language 0%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 21849

Total Occupied housing units 1381
Detached housing units 86.17%
Attached housing units 0%
2 units 0.8%
3 - 4 units 0%
5 - 9 units 0%
10 - 19 units 0%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 13.03%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 21849

Use car, track or Van 88.73%
Use public transportation 0%
Use Motorcycle 0.83%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 2.38%
Work at home 8.07%

School attendance in zip code 21849

Attent Preschool programs 1.89%
Attend Public School 20.78%
Attend college undergraduate program 7.11%
Attent graduate studies 0.13%
Not enrolled in school 70.09%

Highest school attainment in zip code 21849

Less then 9th grade 4.06%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 14.73%
High school diploma 48.37%
Some college, no degree 14.48%
Associate degree 8.16%
Bachelor's degree 9.83%
Graduate or professional degree 0.38%

Real Estate in zip code 21849

Housing occupied 87.63%
Housing vacant 12.37%
Housing occupied by owner 81.61%
Housing occupied by tenant 18.39%
Total Rented Units 254
Median Contract Gross Rent $670
Median Gross Rent $862
Median Home Value $180,100

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 21849 median gross rent is 28.66% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 21849

Studio $810
1 Bedroom $860
2 Bedrooms $1,010
3 Bedrooms $1,250
4 Bedrooms $1,640
AVERAGE RENT $1,114

Average rent in zip code 21849 ($1,114.00) is 11.8% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 19.1% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 21849 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 12.3% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 11.8% higher, two bedroom rent is 11.8% higher, three bedroom rent is 11.6% higher, four bedroom rent is 11.8% higher.

Housing units in zip code 21849

Total housing units 1576
Detached housing units 84.33%
Attached housing units 0%
2 units 0.7%
3 - 4 units 0%
5 - 9 units 0%
10 - 19 units 0%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 14.97%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 21849

Total Real Estate Taxes $1,664,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $1,154,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $509,900

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Zip Code City County Distance
21850 Pittsville Wicomico 3.03 ml
21804 Salisbury Wicomico 4.26 ml
21874 Willards Wicomico 6.24 ml
21875 Delmar Wicomico 7.96 ml
21811 Berlin Worcester 8.86 ml
21840 Nanticoke Wicomico 8.95 ml
21810 Allen Wicomico 8.95 ml
21814 Bivalve Wicomico 8.95 ml
21801 Salisbury Wicomico 9.25 ml
21826 Fruitland Wicomico 9.39 ml