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21655 Zip Code (Preston, MD) Detailed Profile




Cities: Preston, MD (1.02%), Choptank, MD (0.42%)
County: Caroline County, MD
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 4,798
Zip code population in 2010: 5,009
Zip code population in 2000: 4,783

Houses and condos: 2,245
Renter-occupied apartments: 390
% of renters here:

21%
State:

33%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 21655: 92.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 53.0 sq. mi.
Water area: 3.3 sq. mi.
Population density: 91 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 21655
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.9% ($2,145)
Maryland:

1.1% ($3,515)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,276 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,973 (0.9%)

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Males: 2,550  (53.2%)
Females: 2,247  (46.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 21655:

  • High school or higher: 91.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 21655:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

Zip code 21655 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 21655 (2019)
    • 4,18583.5%White
    • 63812.7%Black
    • 751.5%Two or more races
    • 691.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 270.5%Asian
    • 120.2%American Indian
    • 30.06%Some other race
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100% rural population.

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $238,620
21655:

$238,620
Maryland:

$332,500



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists, there were 17 registered sex offenders living in 21655 zip code as of January 29, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 21655 is 318 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

44.8 years
Maryland median age:

39.0 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
Maryland:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 21655, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $49,882 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$49,882
State:

$72,703

Salary/wage: $42,764 (reported on 85.6% of returns)
Here:

$42,764
State:

$62,228
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 76.1% for AGIs below $25k, 79.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 78.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 77.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 44.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $744 (reported on 39.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$744
Maryland:

$1,413
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,162 (reported on 16.5% of returns)
Here:

$4,162
State:

$6,933
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$2,150 (reported on 9.3% of returns)
Here:

+$2,150
State:

+$14,830
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,298 (reported on 18.6% of returns)
Here:

+$6,298
State:

+$12,606
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.1% for AGIs below $25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $10,370 (reported on 9.7% of returns)
21655:

$10,370
Maryland:

$17,065
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $20,410 (24% of AGI, reported on 37.3% of returns)
Here:

$20,410
State:

$27,886

Here:

24.1% of AGI
State:

22.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.7% for AGIs below $25k, 13.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 17.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 14.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,707 (reported on 28.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,707
State:

$4,452
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,059 (reported on 37.3% of returns)
21655:

$7,059
State:

$11,690
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $25k, 3.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,300 (reported on 16.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,300
State:

$2,199
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 49.2%
Here:

49%
State:

52%
(% for various income ranges: 41.8% for AGIs below $25k, 49.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 52.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 60.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 59.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 66.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 21655, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $40,791 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$40,791
State:

$60,339

Salary/wage: $35,417 (reported on 86.7% of returns)
Here:

$35,417
State:

$52,211
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 93.2% for AGIs below $10k, 77.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 81.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 81.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 56.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $891 (reported on 46.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$891
Maryland:

$1,701
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.2% for AGIs below $10k, 2.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,370 (reported on 18.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,370
State:

$4,235
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$7,225 (reported on 13.0% of returns)
Here:

+$7,225
State:

+$15,888
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.4% for AGIs below $10k, -0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,188 (reported on 17.9% of returns)
Here:

+$8,188
State:

+$12,221
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.7% for AGIs below $10k, 7.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from farming: +$1,558 (reported on 3.3% of returns)
Here +$1,558
State -$4,771
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.3% for AGIs below $10k, -0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, -0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,742 (reported on 2.6% of returns)
21655:

$2,742
Maryland:

$2,968

Total itemized deductions: $16,725 (24% of AGI, reported on 35.9% of returns)
Here:

$16,725
State:

$22,960

Here:

23.9% of AGI
State:

23.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.2% for AGIs below $10k, 7.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 13.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 17.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,335 (3% of AGI, reported on 29.1% of returns)
Here:

$2,335
State:

$4,031

Here:

3.1% of AGI
State:

3.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,337 (reported on 77.2% of returns)
21655:

$5,337
State:

$10,167
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.5% for AGIs below $10k, 4.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,671 (reported on 15.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,671
State:

$1,700

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 58.6%
Here:

59%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 49.1% for AGIs below $10k, 53.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 64.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 59.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 66.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$68,848
Maryland:

$86,738
Preston, MD (21655) map Nearest zip codes: 21643, 21632, 21664, 21629, 21625, 21631.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

50.3%
Maryland:

47.4%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

6.0%
Maryland:

47.2%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 205
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,690


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 72 (32 now married, 39 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 829 (533 now married, 288 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 21655 with a mortgage: 1,044 (5 second mortgage, 124 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 459

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,548
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $525

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

8.0%
Whole state:

9.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

4.4%
Whole state:

4.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.0
State:

7.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.3
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 21655: Ganey Wharf (A), McCarty Wharf (B), East Providence Landing (C), Picture Hill Landing (D), Back Landing (E), Hog Island Landing (F), Two Johns (G), Todd Wharf (H), Preston Branch Library (I), Preston City Hall (J), Preston Volunteer Fire Company (K), Preston Police Department (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 21655 include: Johns Church (A), Mount Zoar Church (B), Harmony United Methodist Church (C), Mount Zion Pentecostal Holiness Church (D), Smithson Chapel (E), Bethesda United Methodist Church (F), Chapel of the Epiphany (G), Coppins Chapel (H), Immanuel Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Smithson Cemetery (1), Todds Chapel Cemetery (2), Union Grove Cemetery (3), Belmont Cemetery (4), Bethesda Cemetery (5), Preston Cemetery (6), Mount Pleasant Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Lake Pinehurst (A), Linchester Mill Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bell Creek (A), Berry Run (B), Fox Creek (C), Dawson Branch (D), Crowberry Creek (E), Mitchell Run (F), Mill Creek (G), Marsh Creek (H), Robins Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 21655 include: Preston Lions Club Park (1), Jonestown Community Park (2), Choptank Wetlands Preserve (3), Harmony Community Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 662014 or later
  • 542010 to 2013
  • 2592000 to 2009
  • 4031990 to 1999
  • 3531980 to 1989
  • 3931970 to 1979
  • 1221960 to 1969
  • 1771950 to 1959
  • 891940 to 1949
  • 3141939 or earlier

Zip code 21655 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Preston, MD (21655)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Preston, MD (21655)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 61 bedroom
  • 1342 bedrooms
  • 9853 bedrooms
  • 2764 bedrooms
  • 1065+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Preston, MD (21655)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Preston, MD (21655)
  • 17no bedroom
  • 391 bedroom
  • 1242 bedrooms
  • 1333 bedrooms
  • 744 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Preston, MD (21655) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Preston, MD (21655) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 32no vehicle
  • 2791 vehicle
  • 5842 vehicles
  • 3633 vehicles
  • 1504 vehicles
  • 1115+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Preston, MD (21655) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Preston, MD (21655) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 38no vehicle
  • 1601 vehicle
  • 652 vehicles
  • 623 vehicles
  • 704 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 21655 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 21655 household income distribution in 2019
  • 41Less than $10,000
  • 54$10,000 to $14,999
  • 31$15,000 to $19,999
  • 85$20,000 to $24,999
  • 39$25,000 to $29,999
  • 83$30,000 to $34,999
  • 60$35,000 to $39,999
  • 84$40,000 to $44,999
  • 57$45,000 to $49,999
  • 280$50,000 to $59,999
  • 181$60,000 to $74,999
  • 316$75,000 to $99,999
  • 246$100,000 to $124,999
  • 109$125,000 to $149,999
  • 140$150,000 to $199,999
  • 89$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 21655

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 21655
  • 10Less than $10,000
  • 13$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1$15,000 to $19,999
  • 11$25,000 to $29,999
  • 10$30,000 to $34,999
  • 5$40,000 to $49,999
  • 18$50,000 to $59,999
  • 6$60,000 to $69,999
  • 9$70,000 to $79,999
  • 12$80,000 to $89,999
  • 126$100,000 to $124,999
  • 115$125,000 to $149,999
  • 48$150,000 to $174,999
  • 206$175,000 to $199,999
  • 307$200,000 to $249,999
  • 226$250,000 to $299,999
  • 173$300,000 to $399,999
  • 33$400,000 to $499,999
  • 129$500,000 to $749,999
  • 15$750,000 to $999,999
  • 13$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 11$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 21655

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 21655
  • 7$300 to $349
  • 58$400 to $449
  • 17$450 to $499
  • 47$500 to $549
  • 7$550 to $599
  • 5$650 to $699
  • 36$750 to $799
  • 10$800 to $899
  • 42$900 to $999
  • 57$1,000 to $1,249
  • 22$1,250 to $1,499
  • 55No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,040.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $247,210
  • Black or African American householders: $185,169
  • Asian householders: $107,379
  • Two or more races householders: $328,102

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $238,620
21655:

$238,620
Maryland:

$332,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $164,818 - $309,794

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $227,839
Here:

$227,839
State:

$437,771
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 21655
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,905
  • One, attached: 30
  • Two: 16
  • 3 or 4: 25
  • 5 to 9: 13
  • 10 to 19: 12
  • 50 or more: 13
  • Mobile homes: 216

Unemployment: 3.9%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 21655

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 21655
  • 91.0%2,507Drove a car alone
  • 3.8%104Carpooled
  • 1.3%37Taxi
  • 1.4%38Walked
  • 2.5%68Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 21655

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 21655
  • 87Less than 5 minutes
  • 725 to 9 minutes
  • 36610 to 14 minutes
  • 40015 to 19 minutes
  • 37120 to 24 minutes
  • 24425 to 29 minutes
  • 35730 to 34 minutes
  • 6535 to 39 minutes
  • 8540 to 44 minutes
  • 12845 to 59 minutes
  • 37960 to 89 minutes
  • 11890 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 36.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,798
  • Male householders: 984 (195 living alone), Female householders: 913 (159 living alone)
  • 1,137 spouses (1,122 opposite-sex spouses), 125 unmarried partners, (125 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,128 children (963 natural, 85 adopted, 83 stepchildren), 128 grandchildren, 51 brothers or sisters, 80 parents, 0 foster children, 36 other relatives, 179 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 40 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 653 2-persons, 372 3-persons, 198 4-persons, 112 5-persons, 19 6-persons, 14 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 354 1-person, 107 2-persons, 59 3-persons

712 married couples with children.
152 single-parent households (89 men, 63 women).

93.3% of residents of 21655 zip code speak English at home.
4.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (47% very well, 53% well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (75% very well, 23% well, 3% not well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (57% very well, 43% well).

Foreign born population: 298 (6.2%)
(37.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

6.2%
Whole state:

15.4%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 57%Guatemala
  • 11%Chile
  • 6%Malaysia
  • 6%Iraq
  • 4%Sweden
  • 4%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 4%Belize
Most common first ancestries reported in 21655
  • 34%American
  • 9%German
  • 6%European
  • 6%English
  • 5%Irish
  • 2%Polish
  • 1%Scottish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 752010 or later
  • 1282000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 107Before 1990

Zip code 21655 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • PRESTON WWTP (21269 DOVER BRIDGE ROAD #23 in PRESTON, MD)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Permits tracking) - NPDES NON-MAJOR
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    COMMUNITY WATER SYSTEM (SDWIS) - SDWIS-MD0050005 1, WATER TREATMENT PLANT
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Alternative names: PRESTON, COMMISSIONERS OF
  • PRESTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (225 MAIN STREET in PRESTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-050401
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Organizations: CAROLINE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
    Alternative names: PRESTON SCHOOL
  • CITGO - RT. 318, PRESTON (ROUTE 318 in PRESTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    Business SIC classification: GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS
  • LEGATES CANNING (BOX 25 TANYARD ROAD in PRESTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    Business SIC classification: CANNED FRUITS, VEGETABLES, PRESERVES, JAMS, AND JELLIES
  • PRESTON TRUCKING COMPANY INCORPORATED (151 EASTON BLVD in PRESTON, MD)
    HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , PRESTON TRUCKING CO INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • PRESTON FORD INC (210 S MAIN ST in PRESTON, MD)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , SHOWELL FRANK & WILSON DAVID (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • PRESTON TREE NURSERY (3424 GALLAGHER RD in PRESTON, MD)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: STATE OF MARYLAND DNR (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 21655 marital status for males
Zip code 21655 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 6.3%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3.9%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 47.0%Electricity
  • 20.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 20.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.8%Wood
  • 2.9%Utility gas
  • 2.8%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 4,425. Population change in the 1990s: +358 (+8.1%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 3,450
  • Northeast: 455
  • Midwest: 72
  • South: 470
  • West: 27

68% of the 21655 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Maryland.

95% of the 21655 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 46% moved from different county within same state.

Year householders moved into unit in Preston, MD (21655)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 19
Here:

3.7%
Maryland:

13.6%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 26
Here:

9.7%
Maryland:

14.9%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 4
Here:

3.5%
Maryland:

18.4%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 102,554Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors
  • 95,928Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 63,991Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 62,801Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 56,408Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 50,216Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (20-49 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Office Administrative Services (20-49: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Landscaping Services (10-19: 1, 1-4: 3)
  • Construction: New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders) (5-9: 1, 1-4: 5)
  • Wholesale Trade: Wholesale Trade Agents and Brokers (10-19: 1, 1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 10
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 39. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 63 took place in 2007, and the least - 23 in 2016. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 21655 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (42.0%), and Outside Fires (39.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 21655
    • 27742.0%Structure Fires
    • 26339.9%Outside Fires
    • 8412.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 355.3%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 21655, Maryland

Most common first names in zip code 21655 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William4874.5 years
James4372.5 years
Mary3575.6 years
John2774.0 years
Robert2669.0 years
Charles2570.6 years
Margaret1779.5 years
Ruth1576.1 years
Anna1583.2 years
George1375.6 years
Most common last names in zip code 21655 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones1775.3 years
Todd1775.1 years
Taylor1574.7 years
Thomas1473.9 years
Friend1376.9 years
Adams1173.6 years
Frase1172.3 years
Green1174.0 years
Wright1080.1 years
Collins1076.9 years

Businesses in zip code 21655

  • FedEx: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • UPS: 1

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