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ZIP Code 37203

Primary City:Nashville, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Music Row|Edgehill|Midtown|Green Hills
County: Davidson County
Timezone: Central (12:12am)
Area code: 615 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.15, -86.79
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37203

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37203. 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 37203. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37203, 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:
Nashville, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37203 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37203 is located in north Tennessee and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 37203 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37203 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,883
Population Density 2,832 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,791
Median Home Value $202,000
Land Area 4.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,566
Median Household Income $28,651

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male29922522524492987353641836144951444133616788533221
Female2882472602331,071834524297249293320301245162128847165
Total5874724854772,0001,7071,06071561074283474258132921613710386

Gender

 Male 6,211 52%
 Female 5,672 48%
Gender

Race

 White 5,710 48.1%
 Black Or African American 5,070 42.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.4%
 Asian 587 4.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 187 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 273 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1134282482192531438729
Renter6501,27750659057828512040
Total7631,70575480983142820769

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 716 13%
 Single Guardian 964 17%
 Singles 3,032 54%
 Singles With Roommate 854 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,693 84%
 Households with Kids 873 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male60595265524739434452394550394849493959110
Female5657575455564446465252614253474544455290
Total11611610911910710383899010491106929295949384111200

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37203 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 37203 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 37203 real estate data, the median home value of $202,000 is slightly higher 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 37203. Rentals in 37203 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37203 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,072 84.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 64 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 22 0.2%
 College Student Housing 558 4.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1,167 9.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,205 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 315 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,046 60%
 Households Vacant 1,225 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 392 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 584 48%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 94 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 120 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 351 9%
 1 Bedroom 1,601 40%
 2 Bedroom 1,442 36%
 3+ Bedroom 574 14%
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 $28,651 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37203 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 37203 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 37203 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,648 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,939 30%
 No Earnings 3,090 32%
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 3,648 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,939 30%
 No Earnings 3,090 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,988 73%
 Public transportation 200 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 785 14%
 Worked at Home 462 9%
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. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 614 16%
 High School Graduate 1,457 39%
 Associate's degree 60 2%
 Bachelor's degree 981 26%
 Master's degree 284 8%
 Professional school degree 247 7%
 Doctorate degree 119 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,429 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 147 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 115 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37203

ZIP Code 37203 is in the Davidson County School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37203.

Fall- Hamilton Elementary Enhanced Option
510 Wedgewood Av
Nashville, TN 37203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Rose Park Math/ Science Middle Magnet
1025 9th Ave South
Nashville, TN 37203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Carter Lawrence Elementary Magnet
1118 12th Ave South
Nashville, TN 37203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Head Middle Mathematics / Science Magnet
1830 Jo Johnston Av
Nashville, TN 37203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Nashville Prep
330 10th Ave North
Nashville, TN 37203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Hume - Fogg High Academic Magnet
700 Broadway
Nashville, TN 37203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Davidson County School District
Martin Luther King Jr Magnet School
613 17th Ave North
Nashville, TN 37203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Davidson County School District
Hermitage Hall
1220 8th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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