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ZIP Code 37240

Primary City:Nashville, TN (View All Cities)
Organization:Vanderbilt University
ZIP Type: Unique
Neighborhood: Midtown|Green Hills
County: Davidson County
Timezone: Central (10:04pm)
Area code: 615 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.146, -86.803
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37240

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37240. 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 37240. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37240, 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
Vanderbilt University

Stats and Demographics for the 37240 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37240 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 37240 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37240 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 754
Population Density 46,365 people per sq mi
Housing Units 0
Land Area 0.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 0

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 20Female Median Age: 20

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


 Male 323 43%
 Female 431 57%


 White 678 89.9%
 Black Or African American 20 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 34 4.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.9%

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 0 0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 754 100%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 50%
 1 Bedroom 8 50%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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

ZIP 37240 is unusual in that "Worked at Home" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 37240 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 37240 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 37240 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 6 1%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 432 69%
 No Earnings 188 30%
Employment Status

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6 1%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 432 69%
 No Earnings 188 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 31 18%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 24%
 Worked at Home 97 58%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 37240 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 6 100%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 100%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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