Zip Code 21853 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePrincess Anne
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Somerset
Area Code410 / 443 / 667
Current Population:11126
Racial Majority:African American 52.19%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 53.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.8%
Median Household Income$32507
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43670
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 36 ft.
Area119 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.20103700, -75.71613900

Zip Code 21853 Description

Zip Code 21853 is located in the state of Maryland in the Salisbury metro area. Zip code 21853 is primarily located in Somerset County. The official US Postal Service name for 21853 is PRINCESS ANNE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21853 are contained within or border the city limits of Mount Vernon, MD, Princess Anne, MD, Dames Quarter, MD, Eden, MD, and West Pocomoke, MD. Zip code 21853 is within area code 443 and area code 410. 21853 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21853 is 6.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% 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 21853 decreased to 11126 from 12093 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21853 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 21853 public schools is Black. 74% of students in 21853 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4209 38.8% 4207 +0%
 Black Or African American 5661 52.19% 6158 -8%
 Hispanic 563 5.19% 402 +40%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 24 -100%
 Asian 129 1.19% 88 +47%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 30 0.18% 30 -33%
 Two Or More Races 216 2.44% 216 +23%

Zip Code 21853 Race/Ethnicity

 White 32.2%
 Black Or African American 53.1%
 Hispanic 7.1%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 6.2%

Zip Code 21853 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1112612093
Male Population45.20%
Female Population54.80%
Total Households3807
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32507
Income Under $50K Per Year68.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.40%
21853 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 1Andy HarrisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$321879
Average Real Estate Sale Price$98957
Current Unemployment Level 6.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63b - Chesapeake-Pamlico Lowlands and Tidal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 21853 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27283542526166645846383046
Avg Max Temp (°F)46485767768488868170605068
Avg Precip (In.)3.823.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Salisbury, MD
CBSA Type21853
CBSA Population124598
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours