Tuscarora, MD 21790 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 21790: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tuscarora, MD 21790

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 3
  • Single Family Addresses: 44
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Frederick County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.267, Longitude -77.501
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Tuscarora, MD 21790 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 81
Population in Households 80
Population in Familes 69
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 32
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 24
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 32 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 27 (84.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5 (15.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 0
Median Home Value $291,667
Average Home Value $340,741


Median Household Income $102,809
Average Household Income $109,705
Per Capita Income $43,690
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.68% 2.13%
Households 3.38% 1.81%
Families 3.81% 2.38%
Median Household Income   1.2%
Per Capita Income   1.68%
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.

Tuscarora, MD 21790 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21790 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 # 436 4th
Population Density1 # 438 4th
Diversity Index2 # 246 46th
Median Household Income # 106 77th
Per Capita Income # 118 74th

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