Zip Code 21863 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSnow Hill
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code410 / 443 / 667
Current Population:5029
Racial Majority:White 71.21%
Public School Racial Majority:White 61.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.2%
Median Household Income$46678
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57310
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 49 ft.
Area135 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.19828600, -75.41348700

Zip Code 21863 Description

Zip Code 21863 is located in the state of Maryland in the Salisbury metro area. Zip code 21863 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 21863 is SNOW HILL, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21863 are contained within or border the city limits of Snow Hill, MD, Girdletree, MD, and Newark, MD. Zip code 21863 is within area code 410 and area code 443. 21863 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21863 is 6.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21863 decreased to 5029 from 5123 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21863 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21863 public schools is White. 51.8% of students in 21863 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3753 71.21% 3346 +12%
 Black Or African American 1379 26.17% 1447 -5%
 Hispanic 44 0.83% 98 -55%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 12 -100%
 Asian 16 0.3% 39 -59%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 9 0% 9 -100%
 Two Or More Races 78 1.48% 78 +0%

Zip Code 21863 Race/Ethnicity

 White 61.2%
 Black Or African American 27.2%
 Hispanic 2.7%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 7.1%

Zip Code 21863 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population50295123
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households1914
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46678
Income Under $50K Per Year53.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.90%
21863 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 1Andy HarrisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$210186
Average Real Estate Sale Price$143750
Current Unemployment Level 6.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.5%
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 21863 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27293543536266655847383146
Avg Max Temp (°F)46485766758387868070605067
Avg Precip (In.)4.023.384.633.263.643.384.385.293.753.423.273.445.82
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Ocean Pines, MD
CBSA Type21863
CBSA Population51186
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours