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ZIP Code 37640

Primary City:Butler, TN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (12:29pm)
Coordinates:36.3, -82.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37640

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37640. 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 37640. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37640, 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:
Butler, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37640 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37640 is located in northeast 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 37640 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37640 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,743
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,455
Median Home Value $76,000
Land Area 105.64 sq mi
Water Area 7.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,652
Median Household Income $26,085

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8599108108104869212014615115914917714281472624
Female828410295887410311514014115616416312667603940
Total1671832102031921601952352862923153133402681481076564

Gender

 Male 1,904 51%
 Female 1,839 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,678 98.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.3%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 41 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner239222028533824811638
Renter196149525629188
Total4215326933739427713446

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 884 54%
 Single Guardian 220 13%
 Singles 470 28%
 Singles With Roommate 78 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,241 75%
 Households with Kids 411 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1118231914312218142017252521182326212030
Female1422181723161212212219321415231822181411
Total2540413637473430354236573936414148393441

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37640 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37640 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 37640 real estate data, the median home value of $76,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37640 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37640 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37640 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,743 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 595 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 765 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 292 12%
 Households Vacant 803 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 2.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 44 5.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 427 53.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 305 38.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 7%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 112 67%
 3+ Bedroom 44 26%
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 $26,085 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37640 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. 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. However, that is not the case in 37640. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 783 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 625 24%
 No Earnings 1,194 46%
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 783 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 625 24%
 No Earnings 1,194 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,013 91%
 Public transportation 13 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 9 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 78 7%
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 410 35.1%
 High School Graduate 606 51.9%
 Associate's degree 55 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 65 5.6%
 Master's degree 24 2.1%
 Professional school degree 7 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 436 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37640

ZIP Code 37640 is in the Carter County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37640.

Little Milligan
4226 Hwy 321
Butler, TN 37640
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carter County School District

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