Upper Falls, MD 21156 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 21156: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Upper Falls, MD 21156

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 27
  • Single Family Addresses: 99
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Baltimore County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.437, Longitude -76.399
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Upper Falls, MD 21156 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 257
Population in Households 254
Population in Familes 215
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 284
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 95
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 67
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 104 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 78 (75.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 17 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 9 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $357,895
Average Home Value $367,308


Median Household Income $83,518
Average Household Income $97,925
Per Capita Income $36,623
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% 0.16%
Households -0.17% 0.0%
Families -0.47% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   1.9%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Upper Falls, MD 21156 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21156 to the other 455 ZIP Codes in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 409 10th
Population Density1 # 257 44th
Diversity Index2 # 393 14th
Median Household Income # 187 59th
Per Capita Income # 206 55th

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