21742 Zip Code Profile

Find Neighborhoodss, Home Values, Schools, Demographics, Local Discussions, Maps, & much more.

Welcome to HAGERSTOWN, MD 21742

21742 is an upscale rural zip code in Hagerstown, Maryland. The population is primarily white, and mostly married couples. At $253,400 the average home value here is a bit higher than average for the Hagerstown-Martinsburg metro area, so this probably isn't the place to look for housing bargains.

The average family income here is $69,415/year. This is less than the national average of $70,000/year. However, the national average number is a little misleading because there are some very wealthy Americans earning $50 million a year or more. (Wouldn't that be nice!) This pushes the national average higher than in would be without those edge cases. The median household income in the US (median, meaning half of US households make more and half make less) is at about $50,000/year. Median family income in 21742 is $58,300.

An intersting fact about income: Men in 21742 earn an average of $42,151/year. Women earn only $24,701/year.

12,872 people in 21742 have jobs. This statistic includes anyone over the age of 16.

Are you thinking about moving to a neighborhood in 21742? You might be interested to know that the average commute time to work for people living here is not bad, only 24.0 minutes.

The median age here is 40. There are 15,108 men and 16,336 women. The median age for men is 39 while for women the median age is 41.

To give you a sense of the community, 13,874 people (out of the 31,444 people live here) have lived in their home at least 5 years. The Post Office delivers mail to 13,125 homes, and 558 businesses every day. 163 people ride bikes or walk to work on a fairly regular basis.

21742 Zip code is located in the Eastern time zone at 40 degrees latitude (Fun Fact: this is the same latitude as Madrid, Spain!) and -78 degrees longitude. It has an average elevation of 587 feet above sea levell.

logoNeighborhoods in Zip Code 21742

Don't See Your Neighborhood?

Other nearby neighborhoods

right-arrowSee List of Nearby Neighborhoods

  • Demographics

  • Total Population: 31,444
  • White Population: 27,506
  • Black Population: 3,009
  • Hispanic Population: 1,381
  • Asian Population: 1,008
  • Hawaiian Population: 38
  • Indian Population: 239
  • Male Population: 15,108
  • Female Population: 16,336
  • Median Age: 40
  • Median Age of Males: 39
  • Median Age of Females: 41
  • Geography

  • Region: South
  • Division: South Atlantic
  • State: Maryland
  • CBSA Type: Metropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Hagerstown-Martinsburg MD-WV
  • County: Washington
  • City: Hagerstown
  • Longitude: -77.7
  • Latitude: 39.7
  • Elevation: 588 feet above sea levele
  • Area code: 240/301
  • Marital Status

  • Average Age

  • The Commute to Work

  • Total commuters: 12,414
  • Drive alone: 10,776
  • Carpool: 1,357
  • Public transit: 77
  • Ride bikes or walk: 163

  • Average commute time: 24.0 minutes.
  •    0 - 5: 289
  •    5 - 9: 1,403
  •    10 - 14: 2,475
  •    15 - 19: 2,751
  •    20 - 24: 1,654
  •    25 - 29: 536
  •    30 - 34: 891
  •    35 - 39: 270
  •    40 - 44: 417
  •    45 - 59: 632
  •    60 - 89: 638
  •    90 plus: 458
  • The Economics

  • Average House Value: $253,400
  • Average Annual Household Income: $62,968
  • Businesses: 613
  • Employees: 12,007
  • Annual Payroll: $483,202,000
  • Average Family Income: $69,415
  • Median Family Income: $48,923
  • Average Income for Men: $42,151
  • Average Income for Women: $24,701
  • Other Stuff

  • County FIPS Code: 043
  • State FIPS Code: 24

Farmer's Markets in Zip Code 21742

Neighborhood Link provides free websites to thousands of farmer's markets across the US. If you notice a farmers market that isn't listed here yet, contact us and we'll set up a site right away!

Schools in 21742 Zip Code

View all schools in Hagerstown

Primary Schools
Eastern Elementary
1320 Yale Dr
Hagerstown, MD 21742
(301) 766-8122
Fountaindale Elementary
901 Northern Ave
Hagerstown, MD 21742
(301) 766-8156
Old Forge Elementary
21615 Old Forge Rd
Hagerstown, MD 21742
(301) 766-8273
Paramount Elementary
19410 Longmeadow Rd
Hagerstown, MD 21742
(301) 766-8289
Potomac Heights Elementary
301 E Magnolia Ave
Hagerstown, MD 21742
(301) 766-8305
Robinwood Early Childhood Center
11402 Robinwood Dr
Hagerstown, MD 21742
(301) 791-4332
Middle Schools
Northern Middle
701 Northern Ave
Hagerstown, MD 21742
(301) 766-8258
High Schools
North Hagerstown High
1200 Pennsylvania Ave
Hagerstown, MD 21742
(301) 766-8238

Photos near Zip Code 21742, Hagerstown, MD

loading...
loading...
loading...
loading...
loading...
loading...
loading...
loading...
Photos provided by Panoramio. Photos are under the copyright of their owners.

Sex Offender Information

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In the 21742 zip code, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.dpscs.state.md.us/onlineservs/sor/. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

For more information check out the resources listed below:

Map of Zip Code 21742



Nearby Zip Codes
21721
21740
21734
21741
21767
17263
Safety
Alertag
Take the Alertag quiz and find out if an Alertag is right for you
codeamberalertag.com