Zip Code 21841 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNewark
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code410 / 443 / 667
Current Population:860
Racial Majority:White 91.15%
Unemployment Rate:11.0%
Median Household Income$43864
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59200
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range10 - 33 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.25067400, -75.29570000

Zip Code 21841 Description

Zip Code 21841 is located in the state of Maryland in the Salisbury metro area. Zip code 21841 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 21841 is NEWARK, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21841 are contained within or border the city limits of Newark, MD, . Zip code 21841 is within area code 443 and area code 410. 21841 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21841 is 11.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21841 increased to 860 from 803 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21841 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21841 public schools is . % of students in 21841 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 978 91.15% 685 +43%
 Black Or African American 69 6.43% 139 -50%
 Hispanic 17 1.58% 8 +113%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 10 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 9 0% 9 -100%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.84% 9 +0%

Zip Code 21841 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 21841 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population860803
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households344
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43864
Income Under $50K Per Year58.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.70%
21841 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 1Andy HarrisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$170118
Average Real Estate Sale Price$150667
Current Unemployment Level 11.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.4%
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Newark, MD
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63f - Delmarva Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 21841 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27293543536267655948393147
Avg Max Temp (°F)46485665748286858070605067
Avg Precip (In.)4.033.384.633.273.653.384.375.293.753.423.283.4145.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Ocean Pines, MD
CBSA Type21841
CBSA Population51186
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours