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Zip Code 21856 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 21856 is 1,185 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:0.85 | Zip Code 21856 land area is 35.0269 sq. miles | Population density is 33.83 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 21856

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 46.3
Median Age - Male 47.1
Median Age - Female 45.8

Median age of zip code 21856 is 15.2% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 24.5% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 21856 is 14.3% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 31.6% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 21856 median age is 5% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 19% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 21856

White population 948
Black or African American population 186
Asian population 51
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 0

Region of birth

Zip code 21856 ancestry distribution

Arab 0% Czech 0.8%
Danish 0% Dutch 1.1%
English 2.8% French No Basque 2%
French Canadian 0% German 15.4%
Greek 0% Hungarian 0%
Irish 16.2% Italian 2.3%
Lithuanian 0% Norwegian 0%
Polish 5.9% Portuguese 0%
Russian 0% Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Scottish 0.7% Slovak 0%
Subsaharan African 4.2% Swedish 0.6%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0%
USA 13% Welsh 0.9%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 35.4%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 21856

Family Type Distribution
Total families 327
Married couples 60.24%
Other couples 39.76%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 21856

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 29.97% 34.04%
$30,000 and $50,000 15.6% 16.09%
$50,000 and $100,000 28.13% 27.18%
$100,000 and $200,000 26.3% 22.69%
$200,000 or more 0% 0%

Households by size in zip code 21856

Household language in zip code 21856

English language 91.74%
Spanish language 2.45%
Other European language 5.81%
Asian language 0%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 21856

Total Occupied housing units 379
Detached housing units 86.02%
Attached housing units 2.64%
2 units 0%
3 - 4 units 0%
5 - 9 units 0%
10 - 19 units 0%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 11.35%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 21856

Use car, track or Van 100%
Use public transportation 0%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 0%
Work at home 0%

School attendance in zip code 21856

Attent Preschool programs 4.91%
Attend Public School 16.8%
Attend college undergraduate program 3.36%
Attent graduate studies 0%
Not enrolled in school 74.94%

Highest school attainment in zip code 21856

Less then 9th grade 6.71%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 10.27%
High school diploma 28.08%
Some college, no degree 32.05%
Associate degree 3.7%
Bachelor's degree 19.18%
Graduate or professional degree 0%

Real Estate in zip code 21856

Housing occupied 72.74%
Housing vacant 27.26%
Housing occupied by owner 81%
Housing occupied by tenant 19%
Total Rented Units 72
Median Contract Gross Rent $774
Median Gross Rent $968
Median Home Value $244,000

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 21856 median gross rent is 25.06% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 21856

Studio $760
1 Bedroom $810
2 Bedrooms $950
3 Bedrooms $1,180
4 Bedrooms $1,540
AVERAGE RENT $1,048

Average rent in zip code 21856 ($1,048.00) is 9.7% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 12% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 21856 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 9.8% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 9.9% higher, two bedroom rent is 9.6% higher, three bedroom rent is 9.9% higher, four bedroom rent is 9.5% higher.

Housing units in zip code 21856

Total housing units 521
Detached housing units 82.15%
Attached housing units 1.92%
2 units 0%
3 - 4 units 0%
5 - 9 units 0%
10 - 19 units 0%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 15.93%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 21856

Total Real Estate Taxes $529,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $400,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $129,800

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