Zip Code 21555 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOldtown
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Allegany
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:1936
Racial Majority:White 94.73%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$41396
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47470
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time33.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range581 - 1716 ft.
Area102 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.58814800, -78.56222800

Zip Code 21555 Description

Zip Code 21555 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21555 is primarily located in Allegany County. The official US Postal Service name for 21555 is OLDTOWN, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21555 are contained within or border the city limits of Paw Paw, WV, . Zip code 21555 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 21555 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21555 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 21555 increased to 1936 from 1922 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21555 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21555 public schools is . % of students in 21555 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1763 94.73% 1879 -6%
 Black Or African American 86 4.62% 11 +682%
 Hispanic 8 0.43% 23 -65%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.21% 4 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 17 0% 17 -100%

Zip Code 21555 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 21555 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population19361922
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households776
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41396
Income Under $50K Per Year61.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.40%
21555 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
Maryland District 2Dutch RuppersbergerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$300583
Average Real Estate Sale Price$60000
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 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67d - Northern Dissected Ridges and Knobs
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 21555 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21223039485761605341332541
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445465758387857867544365
Avg Precip (In.)2.752.353.273.173.863.373.483.453.152.72.932.6137.09
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cumberland, MD-WV
CBSA Type21555
CBSA Population100373
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours