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ZIP Code 37683

Primary City:Mountain City, TN (View All Cities)
County: Johnson County
Timezone: Eastern (1:06am)
Area code: 423 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.5, -81.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37683

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37683. 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 37683. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37683, 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:
Mountain City, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37683 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37683 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 37683 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37683 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,021
Population Density 96 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,833
Median Home Value $104,500
Land Area 135.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,883
Median Household Income $28,766

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3393053644005044506734916576674804064133922821919877
Female325306319322291279306362395395432435471378292208154162
Total6646116837227957299798531,0521,062912841884770574399252239

Gender

 Male 7,189 55%
 Female 5,832 45%
Gender

Race

 White 12,423 95.4%
 Black Or African American 370 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.2%
 Asian 24 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 55 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 122 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner44281528690818731395113
Renter1312552362301921347926
Total1755367649201,010865474139

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,415 49%
 Single Guardian 836 17%
 Singles 1,463 30%
 Singles With Roommate 169 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,520 72%
 Households with Kids 1,363 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male60707178556565645681746184646863821048374
Female6861657161726454555883546955806566664557
Total128131136149116137129118111139157115153119148128148170128131

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37683 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 37683 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 37683 real estate data, the median home value of $104,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37683 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37683 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37683 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,194 86.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,662 12.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 49 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 105 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,753 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,847 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,283 22%
 Households Vacant 950 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 112 11.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 2.4%
 For Sale Only 88 9.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 3.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 263 27.7%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 431 45.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 244 18%
 2 Bedroom 614 45%
 3+ Bedroom 509 37%
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 $28,766 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37683 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 37683 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,210 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,882 25%
 No Earnings 5,435 47%
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 3,210 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,882 25%
 No Earnings 5,435 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,187 93%
 Public transportation 50 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 1%
 Worked at Home 239 5%
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 1,804 32.0%
 High School Graduate 3,303 58.5%
 Associate's degree 158 2.8%
 Bachelor's degree 309 5.5%
 Master's degree 35 0.6%
 Professional school degree 24 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,807 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 129 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 246 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37683

ZIP Code 37683 is in the Johnson County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37683.

Doe Elementary
7164 Hwy 67 West
Mountain City, TN 37683
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Johnson County School District
Mountain City Elementary
301 Donnelly St
Mountain City, TN 37683
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Johnson County School District
Shady Valley Elementary
423 Hwy 133
Shady Valley, TN 37683
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Johnson County School District
Roan Creek Elementary
2410 Roan Creek Rd
Mountain City, TN 37683
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Johnson County School District
Johnson County High School
510 Fairground La
Mountain City, TN 37683
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Johnson County School District
Johnson County Middle School
500 Fairground La
Mountain City, TN 37683
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Johnson County School District
Mountain Youth Academy
332 Hospital Rd
Mountain City, TN 37683
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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