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ZIP Code 37221

Primary City:Nashville, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bellevue
County: Davidson County
Timezone: Central (11:26am)
Area code: 615 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.06, -86.96
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37221

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37221. 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 37221. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37221, 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
Acceptable:
Bellevue

Stats and Demographics for the 37221 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37221 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 37221 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 adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37221 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,610
Population Density 706 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,249
Median Home Value $222,100
Land Area 51.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,351
Median Household Income $68,473

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1901,1181,0568149451,3021,2711,3641,2531,2751,3001,185990642451340248160
Female1,1281,1751,0668151,2391,5931,3981,4431,4081,4911,5861,3851,187848650478433383
Total2,3182,2932,1221,6292,1842,8952,6692,8072,6612,7662,8862,5702,1771,4901,101818681543

Gender

 Male 16,904 46%
 Female 19,706 54%
Gender

Race

 White 31,421 85.8%
 Black Or African American 2,539 6.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 87 0.2%
 Asian 1,534 4.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 387 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 635 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner721,3652,1992,6962,5271,454878259
Renter7811,585906703477203145101
Total8532,9503,1053,3993,0041,6571,023360

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,912 48%
 Single Guardian 1,835 11%
 Singles 5,450 33%
 Singles With Roommate 1,154 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,859 73%
 Households with Kids 4,492 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male227220270230214229222223230235221219191190166174189157128126
Female252244229221233257209237239226203203233201190206172143104149
Total479464499451447486431460469461424422424391356380361300232275

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37221 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 37221 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 37221 real estate data, the median home value of $222,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37221 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37221 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37221 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,506 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 104 0.3%
 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 8,718 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,732 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,901 28%
 Households Vacant 898 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 333 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Sale Only 297 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 155 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 0.2%
 1 Bedroom 1,065 20.9%
 2 Bedroom 2,624 51.5%
 3+ Bedroom 1,398 27.4%
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 $68,473 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 37221 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. Most commuters in 37221 can expect to fall in that range. 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 15,738 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,772 25%
 No Earnings 8,033 25%
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 15,738 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,772 25%
 No Earnings 8,033 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,921 92.8%
 Public transportation 257 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 287 1.4%
 Worked at Home 919 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 563 4%
 High School Graduate 4,207 32%
 Associate's degree 873 7%
 Bachelor's degree 4,397 34%
 Master's degree 1,449 11%
 Professional school degree 852 7%
 Doctorate degree 705 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,777 52.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,950 41.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 434 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37221

ZIP Code 37221 is in the Davidson County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37221.

Bellevue Middle School
655 Colice Jeanne Rd
Nashville, TN 37221
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Harpeth Valley Elementary
7840 Learning La
Nashville, TN 37221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Nashville Christian School
7555 Sawyer Brown Rd
Nashville, TN 37221
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Casa Dei Montessori
7646 Highway 705
Nashville, TN 37221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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