Zip Code 21557 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRawlings
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Allegany
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:1895
Racial Majority:White 98.41%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$42548
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49500
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time43.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range797 - 1972 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.51932000, -78.92320800

Zip Code 21557 Description

Zip Code 21557 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21557 is primarily located in Allegany County. The official US Postal Service name for 21557 is RAWLINGS, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21557 are contained within or border the city limits of Cresaptown-Bel Air, MD, Keyser, WV, . Zip code 21557 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 21557 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21557 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 21557 decreased to 1895 from 2093 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21557 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21557 public schools is . % of students in 21557 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1984 98.41% 1849 +7%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 7 -100%
 Hispanic 21 1.04% 9 +133%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 12 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.55% 14 -21%

Zip Code 21557 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 21557 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population18952093
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households795
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42548
Income Under $50K Per Year59.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.60%
21557 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
Maryland District 1Andy HarrisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$138385
Average Real Estate Sale Price$127765
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 DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 21557 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20212938475660595240322440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37425062727983827564524162
Avg Precip (In.)2.782.393.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cumberland, MD-WV
CBSA Type21557
CBSA Population100373
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours