Little Orleans, MD 21766 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 21766: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Little Orleans, MD 21766

Acceptable Alternative
Ltl Orleans, MD 21766

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 8
  • Single Family Addresses: 289
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Allegany County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.66, Longitude -78.403
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Little Orleans, MD 21766 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 662
Population in Households 662
Population in Familes 548
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 16
Diversity Index2 3


Total Households 281
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 201
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 388 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 240 (61.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 41 (10.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 107 (27.6%)
Median Home Value $151,064
Average Home Value $165,000


Median Household Income $50,075
Average Household Income $55,180
Per Capita Income $23,423
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.24% -0.3%
Households -0.17% -0.36%
Families -0.31% -0.5%
Median Household Income   -0.22%
Per Capita Income   1.31%
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.

Little Orleans, MD 21766 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21766 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 # 373 18th
Population Density1 # 443 3rd
Diversity Index2 # 449 2nd
Median Household Income # 391 14th
Per Capita Income # 399 13th

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