Zip Code 21794 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWest Friendship
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Howard
Area Code410 / 443 / 667
Current Population:2434
Racial Majority:White 67.82%
Public School Racial Majority:White 67.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$125648
Average Adjusted Gross Income$151110
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time37 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range476 - 538 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.29270172, -76.96784973

Zip Code 21794 Description

Zip Code 21794 is located in the state of Maryland in the Baltimore metro area. Zip code 21794 is primarily located in Howard County. The official US Postal Service name for 21794 is WEST FRIENDSHIP, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21794 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 21794 is within area code 443 and area code 410. 21794 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21794 is 6.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21794 increased to 2434 from 1687 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21794 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21794 public schools is White. 5.9% of students in 21794 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1642 67.82% 1911 -14%
 Black Or African American 109 4.5% 134 -19%
 Hispanic 85 3.51% 50 +70%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 487 20.12% 271 +80%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 4 0.5% 4 +200%
 Two Or More Races 61 3.55% 61 +41%

Zip Code 21794 Race/Ethnicity

 White 67.6%
 Black Or African American 4.9%
 Hispanic 3.1%
 Asian 16.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 7.3%

Zip Code 21794 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population24341687
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households756
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$125648
Income Under $50K Per Year11.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year64.70%
21794 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 7Elijah CummingsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$641739
Average Real Estate Sale Price$704600
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64c - Piedmont Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 21794 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243240505964625543352743
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455465758387857867564565
Avg Precip (In.)3.5234.193.434.683.923.933.594.133.523.63.4644.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Baltimore-Towson, MD
CBSA Type21794
CBSA Population2699667
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours