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ZIP Code 37322

Primary City:Decatur, TN (View All Cities)
County: Meigs County
Timezone: Eastern (12:59am)
Area code: 423 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.5, -84.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37322

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37322. 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 37322. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37322, 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:
Decatur, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37322 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37322 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 37322 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37322 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,239
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,692
Median Home Value $96,600
Land Area 132.59 sq mi
Water Area 6.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,221
Median Household Income $36,441

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male228255281261201225239282306298289292341265132955242
Female2152832882451912022642902693343073143112171601118767
Total443538569506392427503572575632596606652482292206139109

Gender

 Male 4,084 50%
 Female 4,155 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,016 97.3%
 Black Or African American 63 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.5%
 Asian 10 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 28 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 82 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3722441151961446221253
Renter6713515813910949248
Total10435956965872351123661

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,797 56%
 Single Guardian 534 17%
 Singles 752 23%
 Singles With Roommate 138 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,173 67%
 Households with Kids 1,048 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4738484451345662525162545559446454435644
Female3247523551525460666151675752534940584538
Total79851007910286110122118112113121112111971139410110182

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37322 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37322 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 37322 real estate data, the median home value of $96,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37322 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37322 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37322 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,111 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 63 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 65 0.8%
 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 1,339 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,193 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 689 19%
 Households Vacant 471 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 65 13.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1.1%
 For Sale Only 59 12.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 4.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 167 35.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 153 32.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 2%
 1 Bedroom 80 15%
 2 Bedroom 186 35%
 3+ Bedroom 251 48%
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 $36,441 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37322 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 37322 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. However, that is not the case in 37322. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,876 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,088 19%
 No Earnings 2,787 48%
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 1,876 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,088 19%
 No Earnings 2,787 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,352 96.6%
 Public transportation 8 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 1.9%
 Worked at Home 30 1.2%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 546 21%
 High School Graduate 1,772 69%
 Associate's degree 109 4%
 Bachelor's degree 92 4%
 Master's degree 39 2%
 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 1,245 92.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 3.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 61 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37322

ZIP Code 37322 is in the Meigs County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37322.

Meigs South Elementary
9638 State Hwy 58 South
Decatur, TN 37322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meigs County School District
Meigs North Elementary
22015 State Hwy 58 North
Decatur, TN 37322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meigs County School District
Meigs Middle School
586 North Main
Decatur, TN 37322
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Meigs County School District
Meigs County High School
105 Abel Ave
Decatur, TN 37322
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Meigs County School District

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