Buckeystown, MD 21717 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 21717: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buckeystown, MD 21717

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 84
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Frederick County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.315, Longitude -77.442
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

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Buckeystown, MD 21717 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 107
Population in Households 107
Population in Familes 93
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 110
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 44
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 32
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 51 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 36 (70.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 8 (15.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 7 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $445,455
Average Home Value $440,278


Median Household Income $100,000
Average Household Income $107,627
Per Capita Income $44,258
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.44% 0.19%
Households -0.36% 0.0%
Families -0.49% -0.63%
Median Household Income   0.91%
Per Capita Income   1.57%
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.

Buckeystown, MD 21717 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21717 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 # 433 5th
Population Density1 # 343 25th
Diversity Index2 # 350 23rd
Median Household Income # 118 75th
Per Capita Income # 112 76th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.