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21921 Zip Code (Elkton, MD) Detailed Profile




Cities: Elkton, MD (8.61%), North East, MD (0.37%)
County: Cecil County, MD
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 46,665
Zip code population in 2010: 44,471
Zip code population in 2000: 38,231

Houses and condos: 18,553
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,120
% of renters here:

30%
State:

33%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 21921: 100.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 94.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 5.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 493 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

1.1% ($2,768)
Maryland:

1.1% ($3,515)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,831 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,658 (1.2%)

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Males: 23,062  (49.4%)
Females: 23,602  (50.6%)

For population 25 years and over in 21921:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 21921:

  • Never married: 32.1%
  • Now married: 48.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

Zip code 21921 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 21921 (2019)
    • 36,70782.5%White
    • 3,9538.9%Black
    • 1,9944.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 9892.2%Two or more races
    • 6731.5%Asian
    • 980.2%American Indian
    • 370.08%Some other race
    • 200.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 28,161
Rural population: 18,503

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $259,077
21921:

$259,077
Maryland:

$332,500



According to our research of Maryland and other state lists, there were 143 registered sex offenders living in 21921 zip code as of May 27, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 21921 is 312 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

38.4 years
Maryland median age:

39.0 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.7 people
Maryland:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 21921, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $56,544 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$56,544
State:

$72,703

Salary/wage: $50,529 (reported on 88.3% of returns)
Here:

$50,529
State:

$62,228
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 75.5% for AGIs below $25k, 81.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 79.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 80.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 82.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 65.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $858 (reported on 37.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$858
Maryland:

$1,413
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,929 (reported on 17.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,929
State:

$6,933
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$4,928 (reported on 12.0% of returns)
Here:

+$4,928
State:

+$14,830
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$11,061 (reported on 11.3% of returns)
Here:

+$11,061
State:

+$12,606
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.2% for AGIs below $25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $14,677 (reported on 9.0% of returns)
21921:

$14,677
Maryland:

$17,065
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $11,400 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
21921:

$11,400
Maryland:

$24,439

Total itemized deductions: $21,892 (23% of AGI, reported on 42.0% of returns)
Here:

$21,892
State:

$27,886

Here:

23.0% of AGI
State:

22.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.0% for AGIs below $25k, 12.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 16.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 18.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 16.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,729 (reported on 33.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,729
State:

$4,452
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $9,203 (reported on 41.9% of returns)
21921:

$9,203
State:

$11,690
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs below $25k, 3.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 9.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,244 (reported on 16.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,244
State:

$2,199
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 50.9%
Here:

51%
State:

52%
(% for various income ranges: 44.4% for AGIs below $25k, 50.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 54.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 55.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 58.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 68.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 21921, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $49,331 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$49,331
State:

$60,339

Salary/wage: $44,760 (reported on 90.0% of returns)
Here:

$44,760
State:

$52,211
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 115.0% for AGIs below $10k, 77.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 85.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 87.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,147 (reported on 45.6% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,147
Maryland:

$1,701
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.7% for AGIs below $10k, 1.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,306 (reported on 21.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,306
State:

$4,235
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.0% for AGIs below $10k, 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$8,980 (reported on 15.2% of returns)
Here:

+$8,980
State:

+$15,888
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$12,000 (reported on 11.7% of returns)
Here:

+$12,000
State:

+$12,221
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -3.6% for AGIs below $10k, 4.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.3% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,013 (reported on 2.2% of returns)
21921:

$3,013
Maryland:

$2,968
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $12,894 (reported on 0.6% of returns)
Here:

$12,894
Maryland:

$17,155
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,382 (22% of AGI, reported on 43.3% of returns)
Here:

$18,382
State:

$22,960

Here:

22.4% of AGI
State:

23.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.0% for AGIs below $10k, 9.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 12.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 18.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 19.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,446 (3% of AGI, reported on 37.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,446
State:

$4,031

Here:

2.9% of AGI
State:

3.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $6,588 (reported on 78.5% of returns)
21921:

$6,588
State:

$10,167
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $10k, 4.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,699 (reported on 12.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,699
State:

$1,700

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 57.4%
Here:

57%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 45.4% for AGIs below $10k, 58.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 59.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 60.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 60.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$76,324
Maryland:

$86,738
Elkton, MD (21921) map Nearest zip codes: 21916, 21920, 21901, 19716, 19717, 19702.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

51.0%
Maryland:

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

7.8%
Maryland:

47.2%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,271
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 14,567


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 716 (515 now married, 202 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 10,287 (4,235 now married, 6,055 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 21921 with a mortgage: 8,171 (149 second mortgage, 1,024 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,565

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,734
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $554

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

12.3%
Whole state:

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

6.6%
Whole state:

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

6.9
State:

7.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

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

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  • Notable locations in zip code 21921: Pleasant View Farms (A), Larsons Farm And Nursery (B), Windmill Farm (C), Locust Point Farm (D), Elk Neck Poultry Farm And Hatchery (E), Milburn Orchards (F), Locust Point Marina (G), Elkton Wasterwater Treatment (H), Cove Marina (I), Fair Hill Race Track (J), Old Frenchtown Wharf (K), Aldridges Fishery (L), Brantwood Golf Course (M), Elkton Striped Bass Hatchery (N), Lords Fishery (O), Mrs Fords Fishery (P), Old Fields Point Fishery (Q), Trinco Industrial Park (R), Upper Chesapeake Corporate Center (S), Terrapin Station Winery (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Big Elk Mall Shopping Center (1), Crossroads Shopping Center (2), Elk Towne Center Shopping Center (3), Northside Plaza Shopping Center (4), Village at Elkton Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 21921 include: Big Elk Chapel (A), Baptist Bible Church (B), Boulden Chapel (C), Cherry Hill United Methodist Church (D), Church of God (E), Elk Mills Methodist Episcopal Church (F), Elkton Presbyterian Church (G), Elkton United Methodist Church (H), Gospel Tabernacle (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Boot Hill Cemetery (1), Immaculate Conception Cemetery (2), Leeds Cemetery (3), Sharpes Cemetery (4), Union Cemetery (5), Wesley Cemetery (6), Boulden Chapel Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Emily Point Disposal Area Lake (A), Cow Pond (B), Elkton Reservoir (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Perch Creek (A), Big Elk Creek (B), Dogwood Run (C), Jones Creek (D), Mill Creek (E), Little Elk Creek (F), Laurel Run (G), Bull Minnow Run (H), Plum Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 21921 include: Eder Park (1), East Meadow Park (2), Elk Forest Wildlife Management Area (3), Marina Park (4), Fair Hill Natural Resource Management Area (5), West Branch Community Park (6), West Meadow Park (7), Hatchery Park (8), Hollingsworth Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 6282014 or later
  • 6422010 to 2013
  • 3,2962000 to 2009
  • 3,7041990 to 1999
  • 2,8951980 to 1989
  • 2,6071970 to 1979
  • 1,4671960 to 1969
  • 1,4391950 to 1959
  • 5671940 to 1949
  • 1,1871939 or earlier

Zip code 21921 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Elkton, MD (21921)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Elkton, MD (21921)
  • 9no bedroom
  • 711 bedroom
  • 1,5182 bedrooms
  • 5,7773 bedrooms
  • 3,7004 bedrooms
  • 7105+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elkton, MD (21921)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elkton, MD (21921)
  • 260no bedroom
  • 8351 bedroom
  • 2,2862 bedrooms
  • 1,3993 bedrooms
  • 2584 bedrooms
  • 665+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Elkton, MD (21921) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Elkton, MD (21921) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 197no vehicle
  • 2,4441 vehicle
  • 4,8622 vehicles
  • 2,7953 vehicles
  • 1,0624 vehicles
  • 4475+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Elkton, MD (21921) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Elkton, MD (21921) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 819no vehicle
  • 2,0721 vehicle
  • 1,7242 vehicles
  • 4423 vehicles
  • 294 vehicles
  • 295+ vehicles

  • Zip code 21921 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 21921 household income distribution in 2019
  • 899Less than $10,000
  • 342$10,000 to $14,999
  • 586$15,000 to $19,999
  • 720$20,000 to $24,999
  • 584$25,000 to $29,999
  • 640$30,000 to $34,999
  • 530$35,000 to $39,999
  • 718$40,000 to $44,999
  • 444$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,355$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,582$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,335$75,000 to $99,999
  • 2,200$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,446$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,477$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,096$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 21921

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 21921
  • 128Less than $10,000
  • 68$10,000 to $14,999
  • 188$15,000 to $19,999
  • 20$20,000 to $24,999
  • 46$25,000 to $29,999
  • 8$30,000 to $34,999
  • 60$35,000 to $39,999
  • 23$40,000 to $49,999
  • 54$50,000 to $59,999
  • 117$60,000 to $69,999
  • 82$70,000 to $79,999
  • 73$80,000 to $89,999
  • 103$90,000 to $99,999
  • 376$100,000 to $124,999
  • 489$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,049$150,000 to $174,999
  • 1,026$175,000 to $199,999
  • 2,357$200,000 to $249,999
  • 2,323$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,931$300,000 to $399,999
  • 648$400,000 to $499,999
  • 548$500,000 to $749,999
  • 62$750,000 to $999,999
  • 21$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 21$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 85$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 21921

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 21921
  • 91Less than $100
  • 9$100 to $149
  • 35$150 to $199
  • 15$200 to $249
  • 15$250 to $299
  • 68$300 to $349
  • 109$350 to $399
  • 73$400 to $449
  • 52$450 to $499
  • 48$500 to $549
  • 18$550 to $599
  • 127$600 to $649
  • 283$650 to $699
  • 179$700 to $749
  • 195$750 to $799
  • 546$800 to $899
  • 523$900 to $999
  • 1,133$1,000 to $1,249
  • 945$1,250 to $1,499
  • 413$1,500 to $1,999
  • 89$2,000 to $2,499
  • 155No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,198.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $256,673.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $265,790
  • Black or African American householders: $215,831
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $243,279
  • Asian householders: $370,250
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $222,150
  • Some other race householders: $226,297
  • Two or more races householders: $235,380
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $231,826

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $259,077
21921:

$259,077
Maryland:

$332,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $188,699 - $322,497

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $310,800
Here:

$310,800
State:

$437,771

Townhouses or other attached units: $200,093
Here:

$200,093
State:

$269,747

In 2-unit structures: $770,562
Here:

$770,562
State:

$230,954

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $2,446,535
Here:

$2,446,535
State:

$264,568

Mobile homes: $70,662
Here:

$70,662
State:

$89,075
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 21921
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 11,847
  • One, attached: 2,174
  • Two: 451
  • 3 or 4: 651
  • 5 to 9: 1,251
  • 10 to 19: 466
  • 20 to 49: 278
  • 50 or more: 349
  • Mobile homes: 961
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 57

Unemployment: 4.8%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 21921

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 21921
  • 80.7%18,406Drove a car alone
  • 10.6%2,414Carpooled
  • 0.9%216Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.2%43Streetcar or trolley car
  • 0.4%101Subway or elevated
  • 0.0%10Ferryboat
  • 0.3%71Taxi
  • 0.2%41Motorcycle
  • 0.0%5Bicycle
  • 0.8%191Walked
  • 0.9%202Other means
  • 4.7%1,081Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 21921

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 21921
  • 446Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,7955 to 9 minutes
  • 2,78110 to 14 minutes
  • 3,45815 to 19 minutes
  • 2,90620 to 24 minutes
  • 1,46725 to 29 minutes
  • 2,47230 to 34 minutes
  • 93535 to 39 minutes
  • 1,03740 to 44 minutes
  • 2,33845 to 59 minutes
  • 1,29060 to 89 minutes
  • 77490 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 45.5%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 46,665
  • Male householders: 9,052 (2,036 living alone), Female householders: 7,837 (1,974 living alone)
  • 8,332 spouses (8,263 opposite-sex spouses), 1,427 unmarried partners, (1,390 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 13,716 children (12,846 natural, 192 adopted, 676 stepchildren), 1,568 grandchildren, 497 brothers or sisters, 686 parents, 19 foster children, 998 other relatives, 1,736 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 827 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,965 2-persons, 2,443 3-persons, 2,247 4-persons, 1,221 5-persons, 349 6-persons, 172 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 4,007 1-person, 1,278 2-persons, 167 3-persons, 10 4-persons, 13 6-persons

5,811 married couples with children.
2,810 single-parent households (953 men, 1,857 women).

92.3% of residents of 21921 zip code speak English at home.
3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% very well, 24% well, 12% not well, 4% not at all).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% very well, 14% well, 3% not well).
1.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (32% very well, 46% well, 16% not well, 6% not at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (84% very well, 16% not well).

Foreign born population: 2,185 (4.7%)
(56.9% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

4.7%
Whole state:

15.4%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 30%Honduras
  • 7%Japan
  • 6%Grenada
  • 6%Syria
  • 5%Somalia
  • 5%Romania
  • 5%Sweden
Most common first ancestries reported in 21921
  • 11%American
  • 10%Irish
  • 10%German
  • 7%Italian
  • 6%English
  • 5%European
  • 2%Polish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 9232010 or later
  • 6602000 to 2009
  • 4651990 to 1999
  • 903Before 1990
There are 327 Other Medical Specialists in Zip Code 21921.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • BOULDEN INC (895 NOTTINGHAM ROAD in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-03-1994-0130, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Permits tracking) - OIL CONTROL
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    STATE MASTER (New Jersey environmental info) - NJEMS-MDD980550198, TRANSPORTER
    TRANSPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TSD (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: OPERATORS OF NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS; BUSINESS SERVICES; SERVICES
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: BOULDEN, INC. - ELKTON, BOULDEN INC T/A DIRT MAGNET
  • CECIL COUNTY CENTRAL LANDFILL (758 OLD PHILADELPHIA ROAD, EAST in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Permits tracking) - NPDES STORMWATER PERMIT, REFUSE DISPOSAL
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Permits tracking) - NPDES STORMWATER PERMIT
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MAJOR
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: REFUSE SYSTEMS; SANITARY SERVICES
    Business NAICS classification: OTHER NONHAZARDOUS WASTE TREATMENT AND DISPOSAL.
    Alternative names: CECIL CO. CENTRAL LANDFILL, CECIL COUNTY CENTRAL GARAGE, NORTHEAST MAINTENANCE SHOP
  • MONTELL USA INCORPORATED (912 APPLETON ROAD in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Permits tracking) - OIL CONTROL
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MAJOR
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: COMMERCIAL PHYSICAL AND BIOLOGICAL RESEARCH
    Organizations: BASELL USA INC (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: BASELL USA
  • CARGILL BARKSDALE TERMINAL (1285 APPLETON ROAD in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Permits tracking) - NPDES STORMWATER PERMIT
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    TRANSPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: FARM PRODUCT WAREHOUSING AND STORAGE; GENERAL WAREHOUSING AND STORAGE
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , CARGILL INC FLOUR MILLING DIV (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CARGILL INC, CARGILL, INC. - ELKTON TERMINAL, ROSS INDUSTRIES
  • ELKTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (615 NORTH STREET in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-070303
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Organizations: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF CECIL COUNTY (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • COLONIAL METALS INCORPORATED (505 BLUE BALL RD. - TRIUMPH INDL. PARK BLDG. 20 in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Permits tracking) - NPDES STORMWATER PERMIT
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: INDUSTRIAL INORGANIC CHEMICALS
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND PREPARATION MANUFACTURING.; SECONDARY SMELTING, REFINING, AND ALLOYING OF NONFERROUS METAL (EXCEPT COPPER AND ALUMINUM).
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: COLONIAL METALS INC., GEORGE J. BENVEGNO
  • PETRO STOPPING CENTER (221 BELLE HILL ROAD in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Permits tracking) - OIL CONTROL
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: PETROLEUM AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS WHOLESALERS, EXCEPT BULK STATIONS AND TERMINALS; GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS
    Alternative names: B & C SERVICES,INC., PETRO - 221 BELLE HILL ROAD, PETRO SHOPPING CENTER, PETRO STOPPING CENTER GAS STATION
  • ELK NECK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (41 RACINE SCHOOL ROAD in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-070515
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Organizations: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF CECIL COUNTY (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • PARADISE MOTORS ELKTON (929 PULASKI HIGHWAY, WEST in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Permits tracking) - NPDES STORMWATER PERMIT
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: MOTOR VEHICLE PARTS, USED; TOP, BODY, AND UPHOLSTERY REPAIR SHOPS AND PAINT SHOPS
    Organizations: PARADISE AUTO PARTS INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: PARADISE AUTO PARTS INC
  • CECIL MANOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (971 ELK MILLS ROAD in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-070401
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Organizations: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF CECIL COUNTY (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • LEEDS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (DEAVER ROAD in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-070315
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Organizations: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF CECIL COUNTY (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • ELKTON HIGH SCHOOL (110 JAMES STREET in ELKTON, MD)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-070302
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Organizations: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF CECIL COUNTY (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • AFAB OIL MGMT SVCS LLC (171 CHILDS RD in ELKTON, MD)
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Permits tracking) - OIL CONTROL
    STATE MASTER (Maryland Air Emissions Database) - AIR MINOR
    USED OIL PROGRAM (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: LUBRICATING OILS AND GREASES; SCRAP AND WASTE MATERIALS

Zip code 21921 marital status for males
Zip code 21921 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.1%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0.9%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 36.4%Electricity
  • 27.6%Utility gas
  • 15.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.0%Wood
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 30,901. Population change in the 1990s: +7,330 (+23.7%).

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

  • This state: 18,070
  • Northeast: 9,099
  • Midwest: 1,260
  • South: 14,489
  • West: 823

54% of the 21921 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Maryland.

89% of the 21921 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 1% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Elkton, MD (21921)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 792
Here:

16.4%
Maryland:

13.6%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 456
Here:

17.8%
Maryland:

14.9%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 486
Here:

21.5%
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 ($)
  • 84,020Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 83,761Management occupations
  • 81,263Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 69,281Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 68,137Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 65,046Business and financial operations occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (ELKTON, MD):

  • PHOENIX S&T, INC (107 CHESAPEAKE BLVD # 102; small business) : $588,438 in 7 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Scientific Data Studies, Other Defense -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D), Laboratory Equipment and Supplies, Technology Sharing/Utilization Services, and more by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $86,297; 2004: $202,141; 2005: $200,000; 2006: $100,000.

    Biggest contracts:
    $200,000 with Army for Scientific Data Studies. Signed on 2005-09-15. Completion date: 2005-09-19.
    $100,000, same as above. Signed on 2006-06-07. Completion date: 2006-09-11.
    $99,721 with Army for Other Defense -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D). Signed on 2004-04-23. Completion date: 2004-10-23.
    $76,797, same as above. Signed on 2003-05-14. Completion date: 2003-11-14.
  • W L GORE & ASSOCIATES INC (100 CHESAPEAKE BLVD) : $296,940 in 14 contracts from 2000 to 2005
    Contracts for Specialized Flight Clothing and Accessories, Miscellaneous Fabricated Nonmetallic Materials, Soil Studies, ADP Support Equipment, and more by Defense Logistics Agency, Navy, Army, Geological Survey, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $33,065; 2001: $139,803; 2002: $0; 2003: $36,523; 2004: $79,185; 2005: $8,364; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $99,225 with Defense Logistics Agency for Specialized Flight Clothing and Accessories. Signed on 2001-10-30. Completion date: 2002-05-09.
    $40,578 with Navy for Miscellaneous Fabricated Nonmetallic Materials. Signed on 2001-08-09. Completion date: 2001-08-28.
    $33,065 with Army for Soil Studies. Taking place in TX. Signed on 2000-09-06. Completion date: 2000-12-08.
    $24,160 with Geological Survey for ADP Support Equipment. Signed on 2004-06-30. Completion date: 2004-08-09.
  • GORE, W L & ASSOCIATES INC (101 LEWISVILLE RD; small business)
    $176,030 with Defense Logistics Agency for Specialized Flight Clothing and Accessories. Signed on 2001-06-15. Completion date: 2004-04-30.
  • WL GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC (295 BLUE BALL ROAD) : $91,415 in 2 contracts in 2003
    $59,915 with Department of Defense for Footwear, Men's. Signed on 2003-01-07. Completion date: 2003-01-15.
    $31,500 with Department of Defense for Hose and Flexible Tubing. Signed on 2003-03-13. Completion date: 2003-03-13.
  • ADVANCED ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS (2440 OLDFIELD POINT RD; small business) : $86,920 in 2 contracts from 2000 to 2004
    $90,820 with Army for Modification of Equipment -- Electrical and Electronic Equipment Components. Signed on 2000-09-07. Completion date: 2000-11-17.
    -$3,900 with Army for Environmental Chambers and Related Equipment. Signed on 2004-03-31. Completion date: 1999-10-15.
  • CECIL CO DEPT OF PUBLIC WORKS (COURTHOUSE)
    $62,400 with Department of Veterans Affairs for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Waste Treatment and Storage Facilities. Signed on 2003-10-01. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
  • SPIRALCAT INNOVATIONS, INC (152 MIKE COURT; small business)
    $57,394 with Army for Technology Sharing/Utilization Services. Signed on 2005-06-08. Completion date: 2006-02-08.
  • CHESAPEAKE PUBLISHING CORPORAT (601 BRIDGE STREET; small business) : $40,923 in 15 contracts from 2001 to 2005
    Contracts for Newspapers and Periodicals, Data Collection Services, Advertising Services by U.S. Marshals Service, Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $8,000; 2002: $8,000; 2003: $3,923; 2004: $13,000; 2005: $8,000; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $5,000 with U.S. Marshals Service for Newspapers and Periodicals. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $4,000 with Army for Data Collection Services. Signed on 2005-10-24. Completion date: 2006-09-30.
    $4,000, same as above. Signed on 2005-10-24. Completion date: 2006-09-30.
    $4,000 with Army for Advertising Services. Signed on 2004-11-18. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
  • ROBERT M TOWNSEND JR (1480 E OLD PHILA RD; small business) : $39,060 in 13 contracts from 1999 to 2004
    Contracts for Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Miscellaneous, Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Toiletries, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Waste Treatment and Storage Facilities by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $30,000; 2001: $0; 2002: -$8,560; 2003: $0; 2004: -$10,330; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $30,000 with Army for Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Miscellaneous. Signed on 2000-10-18. Completion date: 2001-09-30.
    $27,950, same as above. Signed on 1999-10-19. Completion date: 2000-09-30.
    $0, same as above. Signed on 2004-09-28. Completion date: 2001-09-30.
    $0, same as above. Signed on 2002-02-28. Completion date: 2000-09-30.
  • AREA TRAILER SALES, INC (1414 W PULASKI HWY; small business) : $17,905 in 2 contracts in 2004
    $10,655 with Army for Trailers. Signed on 2004-04-19. Completion date: 2004-06-11.
    $7,250, same as above. Signed on 2004-03-17. Completion date: 2004-04-12.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (500-999 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (100-249: 1, 50-99: 2, 20-49: 6, 10-19: 5, 1-4: 2)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 3, 20-49: 6, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 4, 1-4: 8)
  • Information: Newspaper Publishers (250-499: 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

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 257 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 230 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 65 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 62 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 32 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 23 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 17 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 17 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 8 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 2 people in college/university student housing

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 270 people in nursing homes
  • 174 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 71 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 55 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 44 people in religious group quarters
  • 30 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 4
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 3
  • Fatalities: 4
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 6
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 6
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 6
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 10
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 4
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED389$227,908258$204,1571,772$204,913136$71,8985$4,627,144128$182,21512$64,047
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED21$240,72514$153,685176$208,24732$63,7910$05$99,9704$46,908
APPLICATIONS DENIED42$232,96747$188,599652$213,080113$46,2441$1,15048$146,78510$27,167
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN31$199,90744$235,721450$212,54135$125,0610$034$143,3921$86,220
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$178,8848$187,363111$227,0817$74,4610$012$228,6170$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED50$257,27236$265,7781$247,5000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED16$309,7199$289,5820$02$216,665
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$234,0524$216,6700$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$268,5942$200,2050$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 21921
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 21921 - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 201. The highest number of fires - 287 took place in 2006, and the least - 49 in 2005. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 21921 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (48.7%), and Outside Fires (31.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 21921
    • 1,66848.7%Structure Fires
    • 1,09331.9%Outside Fires
    • 40111.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 2637.7%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 21921, Maryland

Most common first names in zip code 21921 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary20878.3 years
William20672.3 years
John20470.9 years
James17667.7 years
Charles14472.2 years
Robert12668.0 years
George10773.9 years
Margaret9078.7 years
Anna7879.6 years
Helen7278.8 years
Most common last names in zip code 21921 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown7974.3 years
Smith6370.2 years
Moore5475.3 years
Johnson4973.2 years
Davis4169.8 years
Jones3969.8 years
Williams3476.4 years
Anderson3074.5 years
Thompson2972.9 years
Jackson2978.4 years
Businesses in zip code 21921
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Knights Inn1
ALDI1La Quinta1
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Ashley Furniture1Little Caesars Pizza1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's3
Bath & Body Works1Motel 61
Blockbuster1Nike1
Burger King1Payless1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Chick-Fil-A1Popeyes1
ColorTyme1RadioShack1
Comfort Suites1Rite Aid1
Cracker Barrel1Ruby Tuesday1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Dennys1Sears1
Dunkin Donuts1Sprint Nextel1
Fashion Bug1Staples1
FedEx6Subway2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1T-Mobile2
Ford1Taco Bell2
GNC3U-Haul5
Goodwill1UPS5
H&R Block1Waffle House1
Hilton1Walgreens1
KFC2Walmart1
Kmart1YMCA1
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