Zip Code 21804 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSalisbury
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wicomico
Secondary County: Worcester
Area Code410 / 443 / 667
Current Population:38491
Racial Majority:White 65.76%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 41.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$46046
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48230
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range23 - 62 ft.
Area59 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.32661000, -75.53595700

Zip Code 21804 Description

Zip Code 21804 is located in the state of Maryland in the Salisbury metro area. Zip code 21804 is primarily located in Wicomico County. Portions of 21804 are also located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 21804 is SALISBURY, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21804 are contained within or border the city limits of Salisbury, MD, Fruitland, MD, . Zip code 21804 is within area code 443 and area code 410. 21804 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21804 is 6.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21804 increased to 38491 from 31248 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21804 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21804 public schools is Black. 61% of students in 21804 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 24981 65.76% 25652 -3%
 Black Or African American 9327 24.55% 8468 +10%
 Hispanic 1820 4.79% 2213 -18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.06% 59 -61%
 Asian 1076 2.83% 1097 -2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.03% 11 +9%
 Other Race 90 0% 90 -100%
 Two Or More Races 901 1.97% 901 -17%

Zip Code 21804 Race/Ethnicity

 White 40.3%
 Black Or African American 41.2%
 Hispanic 8.2%
 Asian 3.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 5.8%

Zip Code 21804 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3849131248
Male Population46.90%
Female Population53.10%
Total Households14937
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
61%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
77.8%
Median Household Income$46046
Income Under $50K Per Year53.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.20%
21804 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 1Andy HarrisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$187343
Average Real Estate Sale Price$135051
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63f - Delmarva Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 21804 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644536268665947393147
Avg Max Temp (°F)45485666758387858069595067
Avg Precip (In.)4.033.434.553.323.733.534.424.883.933.53.23.5546.07
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Salisbury, MD
CBSA Type21804
CBSA Population124598
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours