Fort Howard, MD 21052 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 21052: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fort Howard, MD 21052

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • County: Baltimore County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.203, Longitude -76.446
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 29
  • PO Box Addresses: 197
  • Residential Addresses: 1
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Fort Howard, MD 21052 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 307
Daytime Population: Workers 46
Daytime Population: Residents 180
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 226
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 307
Population in Familes 252
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2,593
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $64,400
Average Household Income $75,240
Per Capita Income $28,184


Total Housing Units 131 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 99 (75.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 16 (12.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $244,643
Average Home Value $279,293


Total Households 115
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 81
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.6% 0.64%
Households 0.37% 0.52%
Families 0.35% 0.25%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   2.45%

Fort Howard, MD 21052 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21052 to the other 456 ZIP Codes in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 411 10th
Population Density # 94 80th
Diversity Index # 446 2nd
Median Household Income # 292 36th
Per Capita Income # 341 25th

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