Zip Code 21782 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSharpsburg
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:4097
Racial Majority:White 95.15%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$56315
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65840
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time35.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range394 - 732 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.45388900, -77.76168700

Zip Code 21782 Description

Zip Code 21782 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21782 is primarily located in Washington County. The official US Postal Service name for 21782 is SHARPSBURG, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21782 are contained within or border the city limits of Sharpsburg, MD, Shepherdstown, WV, . Zip code 21782 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 21782 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21782 is 5.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21782 increased to 4097 from 3985 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21782 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21782 public schools is White. 39.2% of students in 21782 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4155 95.15% 3900 +7%
 Black Or African American 33 0.76% 21 +57%
 Hispanic 40 0.92% 52 -23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.07% 8 -63%
 Asian 9 0.21% 12 -25%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.3% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 104 2.61% 104 +10%

Zip Code 21782 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.6%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 1%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2%

Zip Code 21782 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population40973985
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households1563
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
39.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$56315
Income Under $50K Per Year42.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.10%
21782 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
Maryland District 2Dutch RuppersbergerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$204615
Average Real Estate Sale Price$138333
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67a - Northern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 21782 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233140505863615441332642
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445465758387867968564565
Avg Precip (In.)2.872.53.43.273.923.643.633.453.513.233.142.8639.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV
CBSA Type21782
CBSA Population275660
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours