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ZIP Code 37405

Primary City:Chattanooga, TN (View All Cities)
County: Hamilton County
Timezone: Eastern (7:13am)
Area code: 423 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -85.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37405

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37405. 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 37405. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37405, 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 37405 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37405 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 37405 are primarily white. 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 adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37405 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,597
Population Density 263 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,932
Median Home Value $195,100
Land Area 55.58 sq mi
Water Area 1.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,820
Median Household Income $45,035

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male372307264338734793650549463451415445381237169127127130
Female374332273384940734561452409406472460440273236244242413
Total7466395377221,6741,5271,2111,001872857887905821510405371369543

Gender

 Male 6,952 48%
 Female 7,645 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,783 87.6%
 Black Or African American 1,125 7.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.2%
 Asian 294 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 147 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 222 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner67512587640812477360156
Renter700970523378278124124112
Total7671,4821,1101,0181,090601484268

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,295 34%
 Single Guardian 878 13%
 Singles 2,658 39%
 Singles With Roommate 989 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,464 80%
 Households with Kids 1,356 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male87746767755358596261525553435873616284130
Female716480765677726562645060485158646179122170
Total15813814714313113013012412412510211510194116137122141206300

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37405 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 37405 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 37405 real estate data, the median home value of $195,100 is slightly higher 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 37405. Rentals in 37405 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37405 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,873 95.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 36 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 265 1.8%
 Other Institutional 96 0.7%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 327 2.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,340 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,271 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,209 40%
 Households Vacant 1,112 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 336 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Sale Only 349 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 91 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 289 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 228 7%
 1 Bedroom 877 26%
 2 Bedroom 1,601 48%
 3+ Bedroom 650 19%
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 $45,035 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 37405 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 37405 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 5,377 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,742 29%
 No Earnings 3,973 30%
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 5,377 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,742 29%
 No Earnings 3,973 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,153 89.7%
 Public transportation 24 0.3%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 78 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 257 3.2%
 Worked at Home 449 5.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 505 10%
 High School Graduate 2,080 40%
 Associate's degree 324 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,349 26%
 Master's degree 472 9%
 Professional school degree 238 5%
 Doctorate degree 221 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,120 61.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 553 30.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 158 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37405

ZIP Code 37405 is in the Hamilton County School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37405.

Chatt High Center for Creative Arts
1301 Dallas Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hamilton County School District
Red Bank Elementary
1100 Mountain Creek Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton County School District
Normal Park Museum Magnet School
1219 West Mississippi Av
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton County School District
Baylor School
171 Baylor School Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Bright School
1950 Hixson Pike
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Girls Preparatory School
205 Island Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Scenic Land School
1200 Mountain Creek Rd Ste 300
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Scholze Center
911 Pineville Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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