Brooklyn, MD 21225 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 21225: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Brooklyn, MD 21225

Acceptable Alternative
Baltimore, MD 21225
Brooklyn Park, MD 21225

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 646
  • Single Family Addresses: 12,101
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 330
  • County: Baltimore City County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.23, Longitude -76.617
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 21225 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Anne Arundel, Baltimore City).

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Brooklyn, MD 21225 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 34,226
Population in Households 34,091
Population in Familes 27,023
Population in Group Qrtrs 135
Population Density1 4,743
Diversity Index2 65


Total Households 12,421
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 8,271
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,057 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,837 (41.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,584 (46.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,636 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $170,713
Average Home Value $193,635


Median Household Income $37,326
Average Household Income $48,569
Per Capita Income $17,771
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.26% 0.3%
Households 0.15% 0.26%
Families 0.07% 0.21%
Median Household Income   -0.17%
Per Capita Income   0.86%
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.

Brooklyn, MD 21225 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21225 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 # 59 87th
Population Density1 # 43 91st
Diversity Index2 # 62 87th
Median Household Income # 435 5th
Per Capita Income # 444 3rd

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