Edgewater, MD 21037 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 21037: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Edgewater, MD 21037

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Anne Arundel County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.921, Longitude -76.543
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 706
  • PO Box Addresses: 425
  • Residential Addresses: 8,103
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 278
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,825

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 21037 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 21037 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Edgewater, MD 21037 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 21,928
Population in Households 21,799
Population in Familes 17,939
Population in Group Qrtrs 129
Population Density2 1,107
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $102,032
Average Household Income $130,092
Per Capita Income $49,064


Total Housing Units 8,875 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,827 (76.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,407 (15.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 641 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $417,464
Average Home Value $538,080


Total Households 8,234
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 5,731
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.51% 0.75%
Households 0.37% 0.67%
Families 0.24% 0.56%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   2.99%

Edgewater, MD 21037 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21037 to the other 448 ZIP Codes in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 116 74th
Population Density # 146 68th
Diversity Index # 243 46th
Median Household Income # 125 72nd
Per Capita Income # 92 80th

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