Zip Code 21719 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCascade
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Secondary County: Frederick
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:1548
Racial Majority:White 96.6%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$44413
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53520
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1266 - 1447 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.70521800, -77.50063100

Zip Code 21719 Description

Zip Code 21719 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21719 is primarily located in Washington County. Portions of 21719 are also located in Frederick County. The official US Postal Service name for 21719 is CASCADE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21719 are contained within or border the city limits of Highfield-Cascade, MD, Fort Ritchie, MD, . Zip code 21719 is within area code 240 and area code 301. 21719 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21719 is 5.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% 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 21719 decreased to 1548 from 1549 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21719 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21719 public schools is White. 49% of students in 21719 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1364 96.6% 1443 -5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.07% 47 -98%
 Hispanic 0 0% 20 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 5 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.57% 1 +700%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 28 2.76% 28 +39%

Zip Code 21719 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.1%
 Black Or African American 1.5%
 Hispanic 3.6%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 6.7%

Zip Code 21719 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population15481549
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households586
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44413
Income Under $50K Per Year53.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.80%
21719 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$152308
Average Real Estate Sale Price$64778
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 66b - Northern Sedimentary and Metasedimentary Ridges
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 21719 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243140515964625645352643
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415063727983817464524161
Avg Precip (In.)3.372.863.83.824.724.43.523.534.353.673.673.2544.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV
CBSA Type21719
CBSA Population275660
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 21719
Smithsburg High SchoolWashington
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 21719
Smithsburg Middle SchoolWashington
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 21719
Cascade Elementary SchoolWashington