ZIP Code 21659 - Rhodesdale Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameRhodesdale
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dorchester
Area Code410 / 443 / 667
Current Population:1551
Racial Majority:White 74.03%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$43385
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60340
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time29.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range7 - 39 ft.
Area50 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.57358700, -75.78887700

Zip Code 21659 Profile

ZIP Code 21659 is located in the state of Maryland in the Salisbury metro area. ZIP code 21659 is primarily located in Dorchester County. The official US Postal Service name for 21659 is RHODESDALE, Maryland. Portions of ZIP code 21659 are contained within or border the city limits of Galestown, MD, Eldorado, MD, Brookview, MD, and Sharptown, MD. ZIP code 21659 is within area code 443 and area code 410. 21659 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21659 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21659 increased to 1551 from 1530 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21659 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21659 public schools is . % of students in 21659 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1129 74.03% 1301 -13%
 Black Or African American 342 22.43% 177 +93%
 Hispanic 0 0% 44 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 23 1.51% 7 +229%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 22 2.03% 22 +41%

Zip Code 21659 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
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Zip Code 21659 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population15511530
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households616
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43385
Income Under $50K Per Year57.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.80%
21659 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 1Andy HarrisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$249667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$135250
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63f - Delmarva Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 21659 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27283644536267655947393146
Avg Max Temp (°F)45485667768488868070594967
Avg Precip (In.)43.284.323.363.813.574.164.724.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cambridge, MD
CBSA Type21659
CBSA Population32924
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 21659
North Dorchester High SchoolDorchester
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 21659
North Dorchester Middle SchoolDorchester