Curtis Bay, MD 21226 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 21226: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Curtis Bay, MD 21226

Acceptable Alternative
Baltimore, MD 21226
Carvel Beach, MD 21226
Chestnut Hill Cove, MD 21226
Chstnt Hl Cv, MD 21226
Clearwater Beach, MD 21226
Clearwatr Bch, MD 21226
Greenland Bch, MD 21226
Greenland Beach, MD 21226
Orchard Beach, MD 21226
Stoney Beach, MD 21226

Not Acceptable, USPS
Brooklyn, MD 21226

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Anne Arundel County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.201, Longitude -76.554
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 21226 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Anne Arundel, Baltimore City).

  • Businesses Addresses: 413
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 2,713
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 45
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,668

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2019, Maps updated: February 1, 2019.

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  1. 21226 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 21226 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Maryland Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Maryland Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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Curtis Bay, MD 21226 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 8,543
Population in Households 8,492
Population in Familes 6,575
Population in Group Qrtrs 51
Population Density2 796
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $75,541
Average Household Income $83,149
Per Capita Income $30,723


Total Housing Units 3,597 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,108 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,026 (28.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 463 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $267,576
Average Home Value $267,137


Total Households 3,134
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 2,032
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 0.89% 1.32%
Households 0.76% 1.27%
Families 0.88% 1.33%
Median Household Income   2.55%
Per Capita Income   3.28%

Curtis Bay, MD 21226 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 21226 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 # 196 56th
Population Density # 165 63rd
Diversity Index # 138 69th
Median Household Income # 248 45th
Per Capita Income # 312 31st

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