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ZIP Code 37096

Primary City:Linden, TN (View All Cities)
County: Perry County
Timezone: Central (2:57am)
Area code: 931 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -87.8
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37096

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37096. 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 37096. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37096, 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:
Linden, TN
Acceptable:
Flatwoods

Stats and Demographics for the 37096 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37096 is located in west Tennessee and covers a large 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 37096 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37096 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,503
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,193
Median Home Value $84,200
Land Area 296.50 sq mi
Water Area 5.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,210
Median Household Income $33,151

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male161161187190146141138164149180212212209184136917125
Female1311421701571431211541481821662241992041951311198674
Total29230335734728926229231233134643641141337926721015799

Gender

 Male 2,757 50%
 Female 2,746 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,241 95.2%
 Black Or African American 116 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.7%
 Asian 11 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 90 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1915225333743235822344
Renter3776677350473012
Total5622832041048240525356

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,202 54%
 Single Guardian 338 15%
 Singles 585 26%
 Singles With Roommate 85 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,574 71%
 Households with Kids 636 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2836353532373426324942323727444439273627
Female3222272228312828272824353746283431283638
Total6058625760686254597766677473727870557265

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37096 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37096 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 37096 real estate data, the median home value of $84,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37096 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37096 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37096 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,380 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 39 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 84 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 776 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,042 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 392 12%
 Households Vacant 983 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 4.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 58 5.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 556 56.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 314 31.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 3%
 1 Bedroom 45 8%
 2 Bedroom 293 51%
 3+ Bedroom 216 38%
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 $33,151 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37096 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 37096 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 37096 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,320 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 979 22%
 No Earnings 2,226 49%
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 1,320 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 979 22%
 No Earnings 2,226 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,805 94%
 Public transportation 22 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 3%
 Worked at Home 30 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 353 18%
 High School Graduate 1,215 61%
 Associate's degree 53 3%
 Bachelor's degree 291 15%
 Master's degree 77 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 901 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 81 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37096

ZIP Code 37096 is in the Perry County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37096.

Linden Elementary
331 Brooklyn Av
Linden, TN 37096
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Perry County School District
Linden Middle School
130 College Av
Linden, TN 37096
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Perry County School District
Perry County High School
1056 Squirrel Hollow Rd
Linden, TN 37096
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Perry County School District
Youth Villages
2225 Deer Valley Rd
Linden, TN 37096
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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