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ZIP Code 37205

Primary City:Nashville, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West Meade|West Nashville
County: Davidson County
Timezone: Central (9:57am)
Area code: 615 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.11, -86.87
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37205

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37205. 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 37205. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37205, 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 37205 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37205 is located in central 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 37205 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37205 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,057
Population Density 1,656 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,344
Median Home Value $418,800
Land Area 14.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,301
Median Household Income $80,910

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male663622687582540726698661716739879905755533384331337291
Female628652593528836859779655752896998983869631511478601759
Total1,2911,2741,2801,1101,3761,5851,4771,3161,4681,6351,8771,8881,6241,1648958099381,050

Gender

 Male 11,049 46%
 Female 13,008 54%
Gender

Race

 White 22,550 93.7%
 Black Or African American 563 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.1%
 Asian 533 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 80 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 297 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner386071,1681,6831,8511,146959455
Renter4921,048400347292198283334
Total5301,6551,5682,0302,1431,3441,242789

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,246 46%
 Single Guardian 848 8%
 Singles 4,371 39%
 Singles With Roommate 836 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,811 78%
 Households with Kids 2,490 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1271351461351351301251261061411341401221501321311401106966
Female1191131361401321241381301281211081261131251211141171076978
Total246248282275267254263256234262242266235275253245257217138144

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37205 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37205 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 37205 real estate data, the median home value of $418,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 37205. Rentals in 37205 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37205 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,647 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 232 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 176 0.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,926 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,981 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,394 27%
 Households Vacant 1,043 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 294 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Sale Only 285 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 58 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 236 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 148 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,162 36%
 2 Bedroom 1,226 38%
 3+ Bedroom 787 25%
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 $80,910 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 37205 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. More commuters in 37205 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 8,352 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,198 26%
 No Earnings 6,271 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 8,352 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,198 26%
 No Earnings 6,271 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,201 87.8%
 Public transportation 134 1.2%
 Taxicab 4 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 287 2.5%
 Worked at Home 998 8.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 37205 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 171 2%
 High School Graduate 1,794 22%
 Associate's degree 190 2%
 Bachelor's degree 3,191 39%
 Master's degree 1,072 13%
 Professional school degree 1,142 14%
 Doctorate degree 527 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 818 21.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,873 74.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 174 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37205

ZIP Code 37205 is in the Davidson County School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37205.

H G Hill Middle School
150 Davidson Rd
Nashville, TN 37205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
West End Middle School
3529 West End Av
Nashville, TN 37205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Westmeade Elementary
6641 Clearbrook Dr
Nashville, TN 37205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Hillwood Comp High School
400 Davidson Rd
Nashville, TN 37205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Davidson County School District
Akiva School
809 Percy Warner Blvd
Nashville, TN 37205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Ensworth School
211 Ensworth Pl
Nashville, TN 37205
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Harding Academy
170 Windsor Dr
Nashville, TN 37205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Cecilia Academy
4210 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN 37205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Montgomery Bell Academy
4001 W End Ave
Nashville, TN 37205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Abintra Montessori School
914 Davidson Dr
Nashville, TN 37205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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