Zip Code 21204 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTowson
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Baltimore
Area Code410 / 443 / 667
Current Population:20253
Racial Majority:White 77.41%
Public School Racial Majority:White 80.5%
Unemployment Rate:11.9%
Median Household Income$65936
Average Adjusted Gross Income$157040
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time21.8 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range354 - 377 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.40155029, -76.63455200

Zip Code 21204 Description

Zip Code 21204 is located in the state of Maryland in the Baltimore metro area. Zip code 21204 is primarily located in Baltimore County. The official US Postal Service name for 21204 is TOWSON, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21204 are contained within or border the city limits of Towson, MD, Pikesville, MD, Lutherville-Timonium, MD, and Hampton, MD. Zip code 21204 is within area code 410 and area code 443. 21204 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21204 is 11.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 10.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21204 increased to 20253 from 20157 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21204 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21204 public schools is White. 5.5% of students in 21204 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 15690 77.41% 16401 -4%
 Black Or African American 2219 10.95% 1941 +14%
 Hispanic 816 4.03% 703 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.07% 31 -52%
 Asian 1275 6.29% 843 +51%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 34 0.27% 34 +62%
 Two Or More Races 294 0.98% 294 -32%

Zip Code 21204 Race/Ethnicity

 White 80.5%
 Black Or African American 4%
 Hispanic 4.4%
 Asian 6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 21204 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2025320157
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households7580
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$65936
Income Under $50K Per Year39.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year32.50%
21204 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 3John SarbanesDemocrat
Maryland District 2Dutch RuppersbergerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$627179
Average Real Estate Sale Price$472613
Current Unemployment Level 11.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 64c - Piedmont Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 21204 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263343536267655946372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455465758387857968564665
Avg Precip (In.)3.793.264.453.675.234.014.314.364.623.843.863.7849.17
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Baltimore-Towson, MD
CBSA Type21204
CBSA Population2699667
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 21204
Towson High SchoolBaltimore
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 21204
Dumbarton Middle SchoolBaltimore