Zip Code 21545 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMount Savage
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Allegany
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:1940
Racial Majority:White 96.52%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.4%
Unemployment Rate:7.2%
Median Household Income$40574
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45420
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1030 - 2412 ft.
Area20 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.70133900, -78.86509200

Zip Code 21545 Description

Zip Code 21545 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21545 is primarily located in Allegany County. The official US Postal Service name for 21545 is MOUNT SAVAGE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21545 are contained within or border the city limits of La Vale, MD, . Zip code 21545 is within area code 301, area code 240 and area code 814. 21545 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21545 is 7.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21545 decreased to 1940 from 2272 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21545 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21545 public schools is White. 48% of students in 21545 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1941 96.52% 1889 +3%
 Black Or African American 32 1.59% 10 +220%
 Hispanic 26 1.29% 16 +63%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1% 2 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 22 0.5% 22 -55%

Zip Code 21545 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.4%
 Black Or African American 1.5%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 21545 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population19402272
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households767
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40574
Income Under $50K Per Year65.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.60%
21545 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$90563
Average Real Estate Sale Price$64071
Current Unemployment Level 7.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.3%
La Vale, MD
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 21545 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192736465458575039312338
Avg Max Temp (°F)34384759697780797261493959
Avg Precip (In.)2.812.53.363.393.983.5943.513.312.812.992.7639
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cumberland, MD-WV
CBSA Type21545
CBSA Population100373
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours