Zip Code 21797 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWoodbine
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Howard
Secondary County: Carroll
Area Code410 / 443 / 667
Current Population:8839
Racial Majority:White 91.75%
Public School Racial Majority:White 81.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$97249
Average Adjusted Gross Income$152940
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time37.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range515 - 745 ft.
Area43 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.33542100, -77.07017500

Zip Code 21797 Description

Zip Code 21797 is located in the state of Maryland in the Baltimore metro area. Zip code 21797 is primarily located in Howard County. Portions of 21797 are also located in Carroll County. The official US Postal Service name for 21797 is WOODBINE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21797 are contained within or border the city limits of Eldersburg, MD, . Zip code 21797 is within area code 443, area code 410 and area code 240. 21797 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21797 is 4.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21797 increased to 8839 from 7473 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21797 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21797 public schools is White. 9.3% of students in 21797 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7487 91.75% 7777 -4%
 Black Or African American 134 1.64% 341 -61%
 Hispanic 258 3.16% 256 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 19 -100%
 Asian 199 2.44% 289 -31%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 11 0% 11 -100%
 Two Or More Races 139 1% 139 -41%

Zip Code 21797 Race/Ethnicity

 White 81.8%
 Black Or African American 3%
 Hispanic 7.3%
 Asian 3.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4.3%

Zip Code 21797 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population88397473
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households2944
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$97249
Income Under $50K Per Year16.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year48.50%
21797 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 7Elijah CummingsDemocrat
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$604172
Average Real Estate Sale Price$501689
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
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 21797 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23253241505964625644352743
Avg Max Temp (°F)39445365748286847766554464
Avg Precip (In.)3.392.783.933.424.54.083.823.464.053.513.543.3243.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Baltimore-Towson, MD
CBSA Type21797
CBSA Population2699667
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 21797
Glenelg High SchoolHoward
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 21797
Glenwood Middle SchoolHoward
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 21797
Bushy Park Elementary SchoolHoward
Lisbon Elementary SchoolHoward