Zip Code 21634 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFishing Creek
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dorchester
Area Code410 / 443 / 667
Current Population:305
Racial Majority:White 54.26%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$31164
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29670
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time28.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 0 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.29562300, -76.19365800

Zip Code 21634 Description

Zip Code 21634 is located in the state of Maryland in the Salisbury metro area. Zip code 21634 is primarily located in Dorchester County. The official US Postal Service name for 21634 is FISHING CREEK, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21634 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 21634 is within area code 443 and area code 410. 21634 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21634 is 6.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% 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 21634 decreased to 305 from 441 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21634 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21634 public schools is . % of students in 21634 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 191 54.26% 287 -33%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 154 43.75% 13 +1085%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 7 1.99% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 21634 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 21634 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population305441
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households140
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$31164
Income Under $50K Per Year71.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year14.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.90%
21634 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 1Andy HarrisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$401308
Average Real Estate Sale Price$141667
Current Unemployment Level 6.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
21622 - Church Creek
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63b - Chesapeake-Pamlico Lowlands and Tidal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 21634 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28293645556468676049403248
Avg Max Temp (°F)44475666758387868069594967
Avg Precip (In.)3.883.184.353.263.963.464.254.343.953.273.253.444.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cambridge, MD
CBSA Type21634
CBSA Population32924
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 21634
Cambridge-South Dorchester High SchoolDorchester
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 21634
South Dorchester School Middle SchoolDorchester
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 21634
South Dorchester School Elementary SchoolDorchester