Zip Code 21550 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOakland
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Garrett
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:14194
Racial Majority:White 96.69%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$36601
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54800
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1864 - 2858 ft.
Area204 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.39045800, -79.39242200

Zip Code 21550 Description

Zip Code 21550 is located in the state of Maryland in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 21550 is primarily located in Garrett County. The official US Postal Service name for 21550 is OAKLAND, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21550 are contained within or border the city limits of Oakland, MD, Mountain Lake Park, MD, Deer Park, MD, Loch Lynn Heights, MD, and Bayard, WV. Zip code 21550 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 21550 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21550 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 21550 decreased to 14194 from 14469 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21550 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21550 public schools is White. 47.7% of students in 21550 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14013 96.69% 13902 +1%
 Black Or African American 141 0.97% 54 +161%
 Hispanic 92 0.63% 96 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.01% 14 -86%
 Asian 60 0.41% 38 +58%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.14% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 89 1.14% 89 +85%

Zip Code 21550 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.3%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 1%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 21550 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1419414469
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households5733
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36601
Income Under $50K Per Year66.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.10%
21550 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
Maryland District 1Andy HarrisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$306887
Average Real Estate Sale Price$273608
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 67b - Northern Shale Valleys
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 21550 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192635455358565038302237
Avg Max Temp (°F)35394859687579787161504059
Avg Precip (In.)3.493.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours