Zip Code 21702 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFrederick
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Frederick
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Alternate Zip Code NamesFORT DETRICK
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCOLLEGE ESTATES
Current Population:38847
Racial Majority:White 58.16%
Public School Racial Majority:White 40.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$67099
Average Adjusted Gross Income$71420
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time31.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range315 - 1516 ft.
Area44 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.48468700, -77.45827600

Zip Code 21702 Description

Zip Code 21702 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21702 is primarily located in Frederick County. The official US Postal Service name for 21702 is FREDERICK, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21702 are contained within or border the city limits of Frederick, MD, Braddock Heights, MD, and Clover Hill, MD. Zip code 21702 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 21702 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21702 is 5.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21702 increased to 38847 from 30730 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21702 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21702 public schools is White. 44.2% of students in 21702 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 22217 58.16% 23987 -7%
 Black Or African American 6793 17.78% 6184 +10%
 Hispanic 5478 14.34% 5171 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 85 0.22% 111 -23%
 Asian 2293 6% 2206 +4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 96 0.25% 36 +167%
 Other Race 66 0.39% 66 +127%
 Two Or More Races 1086 2.86% 1086 +0%

Zip Code 21702 Race/Ethnicity

 White 40.5%
 Black Or African American 22.2%
 Hispanic 24.3%
 Asian 6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 6.4%

Zip Code 21702 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3884730730
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households14641
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
44.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
60.0%
Median Household Income$67099
Income Under $50K Per Year34.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.60%
21702 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Maryland Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$287715
Average Real Estate Sale Price$216749
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64a - Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 21702 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263342526166645746372845
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445466758387857867554565
Avg Precip (In.)3.322.73.753.474.444.053.723.274.023.563.423.1842.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type21702
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours