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ZIP Code 37404

Primary City:Chattanooga, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Oak Grove
County: Hamilton County
Timezone: Eastern (7:24pm)
Area code: 423 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.02, -85.27
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37404

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37404. 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 37404. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37404, 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:
Chattanooga, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37404 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37404 is located in south Tennessee and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 37404 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37404 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,327
Population Density 2,704 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,988
Median Home Value $96,100
Land Area 4.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,872
Median Household Income $27,878

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male540443395540704578492433373417444412317188161915840
Female511407374480592488439387377440489442340277208171146133
Total1,0518507691,0201,2961,066931820750857933854657465369262204173

Gender

 Male 6,626 50%
 Female 6,701 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,125 31.0%
 Black Or African American 7,314 54.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 129 1.0%
 Asian 72 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 70 0.5%
 Other Race 1,250 9.4%
 Two Or More Races 367 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4018929449253837223990
Renter26661449548239022010546
Total306803789974928592344136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,408 29%
 Single Guardian 1,547 32%
 Singles 1,481 30%
 Singles With Roommate 436 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,324 68%
 Households with Kids 1,548 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11411812789948594828882799069751069497110133154
Female111118104829275788973837469787080959993113131
Total225236231171186160172171161165153159147145186189196203246285

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37404 has a slightly higher 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 37404 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 37404 real estate data, the median home value of $96,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37404 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37404 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37404 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,903 96.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 184 1.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 232 1.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,541 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 713 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,618 44%
 Households Vacant 1,116 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 403 36.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.1%
 For Sale Only 151 13.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 3.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 1.4%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 495 44.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 471 18.2%
 2 Bedroom 1,132 43.7%
 3+ Bedroom 968 37.4%
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 $27,878 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37404 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 37404 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 2,926 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,497 26%
 No Earnings 4,104 43%
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 2,926 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,497 26%
 No Earnings 4,104 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,697 81.4%
 Public transportation 192 4.2%
 Taxicab 12 0.3%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 439 9.7%
 Worked at Home 198 4.4%
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 922 25.1%
 High School Graduate 1,955 53.2%
 Associate's degree 194 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 484 13.2%
 Master's degree 91 2.5%
 Professional school degree 26 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,909 80.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 173 7.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 277 11.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37404

ZIP Code 37404 is in the Hamilton County School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37404.

Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy
1802 Bailey Av
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hamilton County School District
Orchard Knob Elementary
400 North Orchard Knob Av
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton County School District
Orchard Knob Middle School
500 North Highland Park Av
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hamilton County School District
East Side Elementary
1603 South Lyerly St
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton County School District
Notre Dame High School
2701 Vermont Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Orange Grove Center
615 Derby St
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montessori School
1080 McCallie Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mccallie School
500 Dodds Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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