Zip Code 21532 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFrostburg
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Allegany
Secondary County: Garrett
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:15620
Racial Majority:White 89%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$35202
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53740
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1736 - 2605 ft.
Area71 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.65198600, -78.95618900

Zip Code 21532 Description

Zip Code 21532 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21532 is primarily located in Allegany County. Portions of 21532 are also located in Garrett County. The official US Postal Service name for 21532 is FROSTBURG, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21532 are contained within or border the city limits of Frostburg, MD, Cresaptown-Bel Air, MD, Midland, MD, and La Vale, MD. Zip code 21532 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 21532 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21532 is 6.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.4% and is higher 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 21532 increased to 15620 from 14601 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21532 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21532 public schools is White. 43.9% of students in 21532 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 13871 89% 13803 +0%
 Black Or African American 1033 6.63% 1154 -10%
 Hispanic 128 0.82% 253 -49%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.06% 15 -40%
 Asian 209 1.34% 188 +11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.12% 6 +217%
 Other Race 11 0% 11 -100%
 Two Or More Races 190 2.03% 190 +67%

Zip Code 21532 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.5%
 Black Or African American 1.4%
 Hispanic 1.2%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 21532 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1562014601
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households5854
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35202
Income Under $50K Per Year63.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.30%
21532 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$144663
Average Real Estate Sale Price$117024
Current Unemployment Level 6.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 21532 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17182635455358575039302238
Avg Max Temp (°F)33374657677579777160483857
Avg Precip (In.)2.952.583.463.494.043.543.983.613.292.822.972.7639.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cumberland, MD-WV
CBSA Type21532
CBSA Population100373
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours