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ZIP Code 37228

Primary City:Nashville, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Metro Center|North Nashville
County: Davidson County
Timezone: Central (10:42pm)
Area code: 615 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.19, -86.81
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37228

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37228. 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 37228. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37228, 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 37228 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37228 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 37228 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37228 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,160
Population Density 788 people per sq mi
Housing Units 625
Land Area 1.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 561
Median Household Income $15,286

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male332720278465231931314192025151036
Female34262239126102432729252633364125354124
Total67534266210167664632384052566640454430

Gender

 Male 426 37%
 Female 734 63%
Gender

Race

 White 320 27.6%
 Black Or African American 762 65.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.3%
 Asian 47 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 28 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10002211
Renter78127423982897423
Total79127423984917524

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 45 8%
 Single Guardian 126 22%
 Singles 328 58%
 Singles With Roommate 62 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 458 82%
 Households with Kids 103 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male134654445103923321291313
Female51141075833731011304131920
Total181510151191281310121244516223233

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37228 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 37228 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 37228 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37228 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 939 81%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 76 7%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 145 13%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4 0.6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3 0.5%
 Renter Occupied Households 554 88.6%
 Households Vacant 64 10.2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 57 89%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 139 21%
 1 Bedroom 189 29%
 2 Bedroom 305 46%
 3+ Bedroom 29 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 $15,286 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37228 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 37228 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 37228 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. More commuters in 37228 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 268 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 233 21%
 No Earnings 617 55%
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 268 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 233 21%
 No Earnings 617 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 308 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 57 16%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 35 13%
 High School Graduate 109 41%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 89 33%
 Master's degree 25 9%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 11 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 96 59%
 Enrolled in Private School 67 41%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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