Zip Code 21521 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBarton
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Garrett
Secondary County: Allegany
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:1265
Racial Majority:White 98.33%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$40000
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44620
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time26.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1709 - 2566 ft.
Area27 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.55852700, -79.05651800

Zip Code 21521 Description

Zip Code 21521 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21521 is primarily located in Garrett County. Portions of 21521 are also located in Allegany County. The official US Postal Service name for 21521 is BARTON, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21521 are contained within or border the city limits of Barton, MD, . Zip code 21521 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 21521 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21521 is 5.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21521 decreased to 1265 from 1349 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21521 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21521 public schools is . % of students in 21521 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1235 98.33% 1242 -1%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 6 0.48% 7 -14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.24% 1 +200%
 Asian 5 0.4% 3 +67%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.56% 11 -36%

Zip Code 21521 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 21521 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population12651349
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households541
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40000
Income Under $50K Per Year61.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.70%
21521 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$125000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$69000
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 69b - Uplands and Valleys of Mixed Land Use
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 21521 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202736465459575139312338
Avg Max Temp (°F)34384759697680797261493858
Avg Precip (In.)2.912.473.43.53.833.593.653.663.142.812.622.4938.06
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cumberland, MD-WV
CBSA Type21521
CBSA Population100373
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours