Zip Code 21727 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEmmitsburg
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Frederick
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:5850
Racial Majority:White 89.15%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.2%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$53948
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62870
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range387 - 929 ft.
Area34 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.68800700, -77.33137200

Zip Code 21727 Description

Zip Code 21727 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21727 is primarily located in Frederick County. The official US Postal Service name for 21727 is EMMITSBURG, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21727 are contained within or border the city limits of Emmitsburg, MD, Carroll Valley, PA, . Zip code 21727 is within area code 301, area code 240 and area code 443. 21727 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21727 is 4.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21727 increased to 5850 from 5548 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21727 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21727 public schools is White. 37.5% of students in 21727 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5849 89.15% 5308 +10%
 Black Or African American 254 3.87% 189 +34%
 Hispanic 219 3.34% 169 +30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.18% 22 -45%
 Asian 166 2.53% 73 +127%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 36 0% 36 -100%
 Two Or More Races 53 0.93% 53 +15%

Zip Code 21727 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.2%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 3.3%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 21727 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population58505548
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households1676
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$53948
Income Under $50K Per Year45.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.40%
21727 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$237758
Average Real Estate Sale Price$187759
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64a - Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 21727 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243240505964625543352743
Avg Max Temp (°F)39435264748185837666544463
Avg Precip (In.)3.592.923.923.744.484.293.613.534.213.463.733.2944.74
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type21727
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 21727
Catoctin High SchoolFrederick
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 21727
Thurmont Middle SchoolFrederick