Baltimore, MD 21202 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 21202: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Baltimore, MD 21202

Acceptable Alternative
East Case, MD 21202

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Baltimore City County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.296, Longitude -76.609
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,104
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 10,496
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 6,782
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,714

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

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Baltimore, MD 21202 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 23,954
Daytime Population: Workers 72,330
Daytime Population: Residents 9,444
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 81,774
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 3.41
Population in Households 16,355
Population in Familes 8,151
Population in Group Qrtrs 7,599
Population Density2 14,774
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $38,254
Average Household Income $60,437
Per Capita Income $25,466


Total Housing Units 10,792 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,682 (15.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,139 (66.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,971 (18.3%)
Median Home Value $198,932
Average Home Value $273,410


Total Households 8,821
Average Household Size 1.85
Family Households 2,812
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 0.52% 0.15%
Households 0.7% 0.32%
Families 0.16% -0.01%
Median Household Income   2.92%
Per Capita Income   3.46%

Baltimore, MD 21202 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21202 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 # 113 75th
Population Density # 2 100th
Diversity Index # 126 73rd
Median Household Income # 433 5th
Per Capita Income # 384 16th

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