Zip Code 21872 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWhaleyville
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worcester
Area Code410 / 443 / 667
Current Population:718
Racial Majority:White 88.6%
Unemployment Rate:11.0%
Median Household Income$44010
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50080
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time21.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range30 - 36 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.42172100, -75.29736700

Zip Code 21872 Description

Zip Code 21872 is located in the state of Maryland in the Salisbury metro area. Zip code 21872 is primarily located in Worcester County. The official US Postal Service name for 21872 is WHALEYVILLE, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21872 are contained within or border the city limits of Whaleyville, MD, . Zip code 21872 is within area code 443 and area code 410. 21872 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21872 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 21872 increased to 718 from 653 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21872 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21872 public schools is . % of students in 21872 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 536 88.6% 600 -11%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 85 -100%
 Hispanic 69 11.4% 9 +667%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 13 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 9 0% 9 -100%

Zip Code 21872 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 21872 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population718653
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households271
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44010
Income Under $50K Per Year56.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.70%
21872 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 1Andy HarrisRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$348182
Average Real Estate Sale Price$60000
Current Unemployment Level 11.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.4%
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 21872 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27283543536267655947393146
Avg Max Temp (°F)45475665748287858069595067
Avg Precip (In.)4.013.314.553.343.743.384.195.173.833.443.243.4645.67
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Ocean Pines, MD
CBSA Type21872
CBSA Population51186
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours