Zip Code 21793 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWalkersville
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Frederick
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:9775
Racial Majority:White 84.08%
Public School Racial Majority:White 70.4%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$76383
Average Adjusted Gross Income$76760
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time31.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range302 - 492 ft.
Area23 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.48845800, -77.34080600

Zip Code 21793 Description

Zip Code 21793 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21793 is primarily located in Frederick County. The official US Postal Service name for 21793 is WALKERSVILLE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21793 are contained within or border the city limits of Walkersville, MD, Discovery-Spring Garden, MD, Woodsboro, MD, and Frederick, MD. Zip code 21793 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 21793 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21793 is 5.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% 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 21793 increased to 9775 from 9603 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21793 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21793 public schools is White. 25.4% of students in 21793 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8533 84.08% 8131 +5%
 Black Or African American 562 5.54% 661 -15%
 Hispanic 505 4.98% 536 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.11% 13 -15%
 Asian 185 1.82% 187 -1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 239 3.48% 239 +48%

Zip Code 21793 Race/Ethnicity

 White 70.4%
 Black Or African American 12.2%
 Hispanic 8.2%
 Asian 3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 5.6%

Zip Code 21793 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population97759603
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households3404
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
25.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$76383
Income Under $50K Per Year27.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year33.70%
21793 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$267227
Average Real Estate Sale Price$223378
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64d - Piedmont Limestone/Dolomite Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 21793 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22243241516064635543352743
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445466758387857867554565
Avg Precip (In.)3.352.693.713.464.414.073.653.254.053.53.433.2142.79
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type21793
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 21793
Walkersville High SchoolFrederick
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 21793
Walkersville Middle SchoolFrederick