Zip Code 21540 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLuke
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Allegany
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:65
Racial Majority:White 94.51%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$22295
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area0 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.47681900, -79.05931700

Zip Code 21540 Description

Zip Code 21540 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21540 is primarily located in Allegany County. The official US Postal Service name for 21540 is LUKE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21540 are contained within or border the city limits of Luke, MD, Piedmont, WV, . Zip code 21540 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 21540 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21540 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 21540 decreased to 65 from 80 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21540 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21540 public schools is . % of students in 21540 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 86 94.51% 61 +41%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 5 5.49% 4 +25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0% 0 +0%

Zip Code 21540 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 21540 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population6580
Male Population53.80%
Female Population46.20%
Total Households33
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$22295
Income Under $50K Per Year81.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year0.00%
21540 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$53000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$15000
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 ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 69b - Uplands and Valleys of Mixed Land Use
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 21540 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19202837475560585140322439
Avg Max Temp (°F)35394960707781807362503960
Avg Precip (In.)3.192.523.423.433.924.023.774.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cumberland, MD-WV
CBSA Type21540
CBSA Population100373
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours