Sparrows Point, MD 21219 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 21219: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sparrows Point, MD 21219

Acceptable Alternative
Baltimore, MD 21219
Edgemere, MD 21219
Sparrows Pt, MD 21219

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Baltimore County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.251, Longitude -76.521
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 179
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 3,800
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 125
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,675

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

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Sparrows Point, MD 21219 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 9,544
Daytime Population: Workers 1,718
Daytime Population: Residents 5,172
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,890
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 9,544
Population in Familes 7,939
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 929
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $60,302
Average Household Income $74,663
Per Capita Income $27,780


Total Housing Units 3,846 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,799 (72.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 752 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 295 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $260,835
Average Home Value $293,864


Total Households 3,551
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 2,495
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 0.38% 0.46%
Households 0.16% 0.33%
Families 0.06% 0.26%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.48%

Sparrows Point, MD 21219 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21219 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 # 190 59th
Population Density # 160 65th
Diversity Index # 368 20th
Median Household Income # 319 30th
Per Capita Income # 351 23rd

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