Housing Insights for ZIP Code 21801 (Salisbury, MD)

Housing Summary for ZIP Code 21801

Homeowners

The median home value in ZIP Code 21801 (Salisbury, MD) is $210,800. Approximately 54.0% of homes in this region are owner-occupied units, and the estimated homeowner vacancy rate is currently 1.8%.

The average occupancy of owner-occupied units in ZIP Code 21801 is 2.79 occupants, while owner-occupied units have an aggregate average size of 2.75 bedrooms per housing unit.

Renters

In the 21801 ZIP Code, an estimated 46.0% of all housing units are occupied by renters. This ZIP-defined region has is an estimated rental vacany rate of 7.1%.

Among renter-occupied units in this ZIP, the average occupancy is 2.28 occupants, while renters in this Wicomico County region spend an average of 0% of their income on housing rental costs.

Housing Stats for ZIP Code 21801

See the table below for a regional snapshot of data related to both owner-occupied housing and rentals in ZIP Code 21801.

ZIP 21801 Maryland U.S.
Median Home Value $210,800 $430,752 $361,498
Owner-Occupied Housing Units 54.0% 66.9% 64.0%
Homeowner Vacancy Rate 1.8% 1.7% 1.6%
Average Size of Owner-Occupied Unit 2.79 2.75 2.70
Average # of Bedrooms Per Unit 2.75 2.97 2.75
Median Housing Rent $0 $1,392 $1,062
Renter-Occupied Housing Units 46.0% 33.1% 36.0%
Rental Vacancy Rate 7.1% 6.0% 6.0%
Average Size of Renter-Occupied Unit 2.28 2.50 2.49
Percent of Income Spent on Rent 0% 30.05% 29.83%

Home Values in ZIP Code 21801 (Salisbury, MD)

The median home value in ZIP Code 21801 is $210,800. That median value is about 33% lower than the median home value of $314,800 in Maryland overall, and is 3% lower than the $217,500 the median home value in the entire U.S. In ZIP Code 21801, approximately 35.6% of homes are valued $200,000 to $299,999. That is 46% higher than in Maryland, in which 24.4% of homes are valued at $200,000 to $299,999, and is about 82% higher than in the U.S. overall (19.6% of homes valued at $200,000 to $299,999). The home value range that the smallest portion of ZIP Code 21801 homes fall into is $1,000,000 or more (0.2% of homes).

Home Values in ZIP Code 21801

This chart visualizes the breakdown of home values in ZIP Code 21801, Maryland, and also in the U.S. overall.

A bar chart visualizing the breakdown of home values in ZIP Code 21801 vs. home values in both the state of Maryland and in the U.S. overall.

Home Values in ZIP Code 21801

See the table below for a regional comparison of home values in ZIP Code 21801.

Home Value ZIP 21801 Maryland U.S.
Less than $50,000 5.8% 2.7% 6.9%
$50,000 to $99,999 8.4% 3.7% 12.0%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 6.3% 13.3%
$150,000 to $199,999 20.6% 9.9% 14.0%
$200,000 to $299,999 35.6% 24.4% 19.6%
$300,000 to $499,999 15.0% 32.8% 19.3%
$500,000 to $999,999 3.5% 17.1% 11.4%
$1,000,000 or more 0.2% 3.1% 3.4%

Home Ages in ZIP Code 21801 (Salisbury, MD)

Approximately 20.2% of homes in this Salisbury, MD region were built in 2000 to 2009. This amount of homes built in 2000 to 2009 in ZIP Code 21801 is about 77% higher than percentage of homes built in this time period in Maryland overall (11.4% of homes), and is 44% higher the percentage (14.0% of homes) in the U.S. as a whole. Additionally, an esimated 16.6% of local homes were built in 1990 to 1999. On the other end of the scale, just 0.7% of homes in this Wicomico County ZIP Code were built in 2010 to 2013 in ZIP Code 21801. In comparison, 2.6% of homes in Maryland overall were built in 2010 to 2013, while 2.7% of all U.S. homes were built in this time period.

Home Ages in ZIP Code 21801

A detailed regional comparison of home ages in ZIP Code 21801.

Year Built ZIP 21801 Maryland U.S.
2014 or later 1.5% 2.3% 2.5%
2010 to 2013 0.7% 2.6% 2.7%
2000 to 2009 20.2% 11.4% 14.0%
1990 to 1999 16.6% 14.3% 13.9%
1980 to 1989 12.3% 15.3% 13.4%
1970 to 1979 11.0% 14.1% 15.2%
1960 to 1969 9.4% 11.5% 10.6%
1950 to 1959 11.0% 11.4% 10.3%
1940 to 1949 5.3% 5.2% 4.9%
1939 or earlier 12.0% 11.8% 12.6%

Age of Homes in ZIP Code 21801

See the chart below for details on the age of homes in ZIP Code 21801, Maryland, and also in the U.S. overall. Data here refers to years that homes were built.

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Housing FAQs for ZIP Code 21801

Frequently asked questions about housing in this Salisbury, MD ZIP Code. Answers to questions about both owner-occupied housing and rental housing in 21801.

1

What is the average home value ZIP Code 21801?

The median home value in ZIP Code 21801 (Salisbury, MD) is $210,800.
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Are homes expensive in ZIP Code 21801?

The median home value in 21801 ($210,800) is an estimated 33% lower than the aggregate median value of $314,800 in Maryland, and is 3% lower than the $217,500 the median home value in the U.S. overall.
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What are owner-occupied vacancy rates like in ZIP Code 21801?

The vacacy rate for owner-occupied housing in ZIP Code 21801 is 1.8%. This rate is 6% higher than the overall Maryland owner-occupied vacancy rate of 1.7%. Additionally, the 21801 vacancy rate is 13% higher than the entire U.S. vacancy rate of 1.6%.
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Does ZIP Code 21801 have older homes or newer construction?

In ZIP Code 21801, about 20.2% of homes were built in 2000 to 2009. That time range includes the most home construction. Also, 16.6% of homes in the region were built in 1990 to 1999. In contrast, 0.7% of homes in 21801 were built in 2010 to 2013.
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What is the housing breakdown in ZIP Code 21801? Are there more rentals or owner-occupied units?

There is more owner-occupied housing in 21801 than renter-occupied housing. Owner-occupied units make up 54.0% of housing, compared to 46.0% for renter-occupied units.
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Are rental vacancy rates high in ZIP Code 21801?

The vacacy rate for rental units in ZIP Code 21801 is 7.1%. This rate is 18% higher than the overall Maryland vacancy rate of 6.0%. Additionally, the 21801 vacancy rate is 18% higher than the entire U.S. vacancy rate of 6.0%.