Zip Code 21787 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTaneytown
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Carroll
Secondary County: Frederick
Area Code410 / 443 / 667
Current Population:10693
Racial Majority:White 91.13%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$58476
Average Adjusted Gross Income$61710
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time35.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range400 - 696 ft.
Area58 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.67337200, -77.17238700

Zip Code 21787 Description

Zip Code 21787 is located in the state of Maryland in the Baltimore metro area. Zip code 21787 is primarily located in Carroll County. Portions of 21787 are also located in Frederick County. The official US Postal Service name for 21787 is TANEYTOWN, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21787 are contained within or border the city limits of Taneytown, MD, . Zip code 21787 is within area code 443, area code 410 and area code 301. 21787 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21787 is 4.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21787 increased to 10693 from 9063 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21787 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21787 public schools is White. 42.9% of students in 21787 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10508 91.13% 9839 +7%
 Black Or African American 392 3.4% 311 +26%
 Hispanic 214 1.86% 245 -13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.15% 19 -11%
 Asian 164 1.42% 63 +160%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 3 0.06% 3 +133%
 Two Or More Races 207 1.99% 207 +11%

Zip Code 21787 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87.7%
 Black Or African American 3.6%
 Hispanic 3.4%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 21787 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population106939063
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households3933
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$58476
Income Under $50K Per Year40.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.00%
21787 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 1Andy HarrisRepublican
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$284400
Average Real Estate Sale Price$197641
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64a - Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 21787 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039495863615442332641
Avg Max Temp (°F)39435365748286847766554464
Avg Precip (In.)3.452.763.743.544.373.993.373.434.093.443.523.2442.96
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Baltimore-Towson, MD
CBSA Type21787
CBSA Population2699667
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours