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ZIP Code 37412

Primary City:Chattanooga, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Chattanooga
County: Hamilton County
Timezone: Eastern (3:46am)
Area code: 423 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.00, -85.22
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37412

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37412. 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 37412. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37412, 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
Acceptable:
East Ridge

Stats and Demographics for the 37412 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37412 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 37412 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37412 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,951
Population Density 2,398 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,366
Median Home Value $117,000
Land Area 8.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,433
Median Household Income $38,998

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male635524510578761801712671648727703641550440317282232179
Female687553491541787850669627670735790704683539456440407411
Total1,3221,0771,0011,1191,5481,6511,3811,2981,3181,4621,4931,3451,233979773722639590

Gender

 Male 9,911 47%
 Female 11,040 53%
Gender

Race

 White 17,554 83.8%
 Black Or African American 1,986 9.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 105 0.5%
 Asian 372 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 39 0.2%
 Other Race 472 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 423 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1005607841,0121,088860747261
Renter408961691721533308222177
Total5081,5211,4751,7331,6211,168969438

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,606 38%
 Single Guardian 1,752 19%
 Singles 3,438 36%
 Singles With Roommate 637 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,069 75%
 Households with Kids 2,364 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1311331021261221199195971151081068794123119117109110144
Female14812512514413598113110978910410211086103100110115113143
Total279258227270257217204205194204212208197180226219227224223287

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37412 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37412 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 37412 real estate data, the median home value of $117,000 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 37412. Rentals in 37412 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37412 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,776 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 138 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 37 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,560 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,852 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,021 39%
 Households Vacant 933 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 406 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Sale Only 196 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 254 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 154 4%
 1 Bedroom 925 23%
 2 Bedroom 2,027 50%
 3+ Bedroom 973 24%
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 $38,998 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 37412 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 37412 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 7,717 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,460 20%
 No Earnings 5,915 35%
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 7,717 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,460 20%
 No Earnings 5,915 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,455 94.8%
 Public transportation 22 0.2%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 20 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 0.2%
 Worked at Home 450 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 963 14.5%
 High School Graduate 3,952 59.5%
 Associate's degree 404 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 997 15.0%
 Master's degree 263 4.0%
 Professional school degree 49 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,634 73.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 563 15.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 376 10.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37412

ZIP Code 37412 is in the Hamilton County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37412.

East Ridge Elementary
1014 John Ross Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton County School District
East Ridge Middle School
4400 Bennett Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37412
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hamilton County School District
Spring Creek Elementary
1100 Spring Creek Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamilton County School District
East Ridge High School
4320 Bennett Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37412
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hamilton County School District
Our Lady of Perpetual Help School
505 S Moore Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Belvoir Christian Academy
800 Belvoir Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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