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ZIP Code 37055

Primary City:Dickson, TN (View All Cities)
County: Dickson County
Timezone: Central (1:58am)
Area code: 615 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.1, -87.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37055. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 37055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37055, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Dickson, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37055 is located in west Tennessee and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 37055 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37055 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,024
Population Density 133 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,508
Median Home Value $137,900
Land Area 203.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,580
Median Household Income $42,430

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0059801,008928783838818826861972978811702514382283166141
Female9289239218928028828559149501,0301,059902781621500385330353
Total1,9331,9031,9291,8201,5851,7201,6731,7401,8112,0022,0371,7131,4831,135882668496494

Gender

 Male 12,996 48%
 Female 14,028 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,071 89.1%
 Black Or African American 1,508 5.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 102 0.4%
 Asian 162 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 568 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 599 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1297361,1811,6361,4361,040649220
Renter40682571265746126813292
Total5351,5611,8932,2931,8971,308781312

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,078 48%
 Single Guardian 2,158 20%
 Singles 2,773 26%
 Singles With Roommate 571 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,796 64%
 Households with Kids 3,784 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male188190217214195216178201190223189216185195231170205183139175
Female196187204193177195159194198175180187191188189195182161165162
Total384377421407372411337395388398369403376383420365387344304337

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37055 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37055 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 37055 real estate data, the median home value of $137,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 37055. Rentals in 37055 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,737 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 265 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,554 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,473 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,553 31%
 Households Vacant 928 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 347 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 195 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 290 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 37 1%
 1 Bedroom 481 14%
 2 Bedroom 1,656 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,248 36%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $42,430 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37055 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 37055 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,011 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,542 21%
 No Earnings 7,971 37%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,011 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,542 21%
 No Earnings 7,971 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,114 94.1%
 Public transportation 89 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 397 3.4%
 Worked at Home 213 1.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,174 14%
 High School Graduate 6,072 70%
 Associate's degree 292 3%
 Bachelor's degree 609 7%
 Master's degree 340 4%
 Professional school degree 86 1%
 Doctorate degree 119 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,930 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 501 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 456 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37055

ZIP Code 37055 is in the Dickson County School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37055.

Dickson Head Start
119 West Broad St
Dickson, TN 37055
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dickson County School District
Dickson Elementary
120 West Broad St
Dickson, TN 37055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dickson County School District
Dickson Middle School
401 East College St
Dickson, TN 37055
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dickson County School District
Oakmont Elementary
630 Hwy 46 South
Dickson, TN 37055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dickson County School District
Centennial Elementary
198 Upper Lake Dr
Dickson, TN 37055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dickson County School District
The Discovery School
101 Henslee Dr
Dickson, TN 37055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dickson County School District
Dickson County High School
509 Henslee Dr
Dickson, TN 37055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dickson County School District
Dickson County Adult High School
220 MC Lemore St
Dickson, TN 37055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dickson County School District
Dickson Adventist School
746 Highway 46 S
Dickson, TN 37055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
United Christian Academy
784 Highway 46 S
Dickson, TN 37055
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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