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ZIP Code 37688

Primary City:Shady Valley, TN (View All Cities)
County: Johnson County
Timezone: Eastern (9:30am)
Area code: 423 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.5, -81.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37688

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37688. 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 37688. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37688, 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:
Shady Valley, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37688 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37688 is located in northeast 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 37688 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37688 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,018
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 595
Median Home Value $106,300
Land Area 54.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 449
Median Household Income $31,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male20262528171618204441375137473819177
Female17233224178252929314836554136261914
Total374957523424434973728587928874453621

Gender

 Male 508 50%
 Female 510 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,003 98.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner114416988975511
Renter47181681244
Total5215985961095915

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 252 56%
 Single Guardian 53 12%
 Singles 131 29%
 Singles With Roommate 13 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 353 79%
 Households with Kids 96 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male335556348792341143735
Female21362463886846657333
Total548117109716151510710179101068

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37688 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37688 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 37688 real estate data, the median home value of $106,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37688 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37688 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37688 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,018 100%
 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 162 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 214 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 73 12%
 Households Vacant 146 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 4.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 3 2.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 6.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 45.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 41.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 23 37%
 3+ Bedroom 40 63%
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 $31,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37688 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 37688 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 37688 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 148 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 174 21%
 No Earnings 512 61%
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 148 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 174 21%
 No Earnings 512 61%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 225 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 24 10%
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 71 21.3%
 High School Graduate 227 68.2%
 Associate's degree 2 0.6%
 Bachelor's degree 33 9.9%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 112 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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