Baltimore, MD 21223 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 21223: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Baltimore, MD 21223

Acceptable Alternative
Franklin, MD 21223

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Baltimore City County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.28, Longitude -76.651
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 992
  • PO Box Addresses: 166
  • Residential Addresses: 9,603
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,174
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,429

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

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  1. 21223 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 21223 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Baltimore, MD 21223 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 24,471
Population in Households 23,963
Population in Familes 17,730
Population in Group Qrtrs 508
Population Density2 9,845
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $27,537
Average Household Income $40,744
Per Capita Income $15,372


Total Housing Units 14,156 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,100 (21.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,758 (40.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,298 (37.4%)
Median Home Value $88,039
Average Home Value $125,315


Total Households 8,858
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 5,101
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 -0.77% -0.6%
Households -0.75% -0.63%
Families -0.83% -0.63%
Median Household Income   1.44%
Per Capita Income   2.94%

Baltimore, MD 21223 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21223 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 # 111 75th
Population Density # 8 98th
Diversity Index # 183 59th
Median Household Income # 442 2nd
Per Capita Income # 442 2nd

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