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ZIP Code 37303

Primary City:Athens, TN (View All Cities)
County: Mcminn County
Timezone: Eastern (1:10am)
Area code: 423 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.4, -84.7
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37303

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37303. 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 37303. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37303, 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:
Athens, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37303 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37303 is located in south Tennessee and covers a slightly higher 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 37303 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37303 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,461
Population Density 171 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,380
Median Home Value $127,900
Land Area 149.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,267
Median Household Income $39,384

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male772875799855756710688804834843910811755634463341206161
Female736733821916792784731802835940979919792715541467352389
Total1,5081,6081,6201,7711,5481,4941,4191,6061,6691,7831,8891,7301,5471,3491,004808558550

Gender

 Male 12,217 48%
 Female 13,244 52%
Gender

Race

 White 22,815 89.6%
 Black Or African American 1,294 5.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 81 0.3%
 Asian 279 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 439 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 546 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner896461,1091,4411,4011,215752255
Renter330658627623534285181121
Total4191,3041,7362,0641,9351,500933376

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,212 51%
 Single Guardian 1,747 17%
 Singles 2,904 28%
 Singles With Roommate 404 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,066 69%
 Households with Kids 3,201 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male143161151147200163172178162154150178150167169166170185165190
Female154144154139143139149159143171149170170161173161151208223182
Total297305305286343302321337305325299348320328342327321393388372

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37303 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37303 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 37303 real estate data, the median home value of $127,900 is slightly less 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 37303. Rentals in 37303 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37303 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,772 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 152 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 210 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 301 1.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,028 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,880 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,359 30%
 Households Vacant 1,113 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 321 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Sale Only 185 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 59 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 89 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 437 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 82 3%
 1 Bedroom 429 14%
 2 Bedroom 1,478 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,105 36%
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 $39,384 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37303 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 37303 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,125 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,019 24%
 No Earnings 8,449 41%
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 7,125 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,019 24%
 No Earnings 8,449 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,866 94.6%
 Public transportation 27 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 326 3.1%
 Worked at Home 209 2.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,507 18%
 High School Graduate 4,817 59%
 Associate's degree 315 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,010 12%
 Master's degree 247 3%
 Professional school degree 159 2%
 Doctorate degree 111 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,887 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 579 11.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 468 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37303

ZIP Code 37303 is in the Athens School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37303.

Four Star Academy
625 Matlock Rd
Athens, TN 37303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Athens School District
Athens City Middle School
200 Keith La
Athens, TN 37303
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Athens School District
City Park Elementary
203 Keith La
Athens, TN 37303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athens School District
Ingleside Elementary
200 Guille St
Athens, TN 37303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athens School District
North City Elementary
1601 Palos St
Athens, TN 37303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athens School District
Westside Elementary
700 Westside St
Athens, TN 37303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athens School District
Rogers Creek Elementary
137 County 82 Rd
Athens, TN 37303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcminn County School District
E K Baker Elementary
1044 Co 172 Rd
Athens, TN 37303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcminn County School District
Mcminn High School
2215 Congress Parkway
Athens, TN 37303
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mcminn County School District
Fairview Christian Academy
261 County Road 439
Athens, TN 37303
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Christ'S Legacy Academy
964 County Road 180
Athens, TN 37303
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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