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ZIP Code 37701

Primary City:Alcoa, TN (View All Cities)
County: Blount County
Timezone: Eastern (7:26am)
Area code: 865 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.80, -83.98
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37701

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37701. 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 37701. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37701, 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:
Alcoa, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37701 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37701 is located in east 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 37701 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 parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37701 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,817
Population Density 647 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,297
Median Home Value $119,200
Land Area 10.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,966
Median Household Income $40,587

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male209224194240181207220196204219239216191170122826159
Female19619820819021125521021323323226726722819615412499102
Total405422402430392462430409437451506483419366276206160161

Gender

 Male 3,234 47%
 Female 3,583 53%
Gender

Race

 White 5,319 78.0%
 Black Or African American 1,101 16.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.2%
 Asian 36 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 155 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 190 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22195251390421344229118
Renter7523122418714397327
Total97426475577564441261125

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,236 42%
 Single Guardian 637 21%
 Singles 946 32%
 Singles With Roommate 147 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,117 71%
 Households with Kids 849 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4338405138405052443352414226513857524241
Female4733394028404441453444434443413840333836
Total9071799166809493896796848669927697858077

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37701 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37701 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1940s. Looking at 37701 real estate data, the median home value of $119,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37701 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37701 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37701 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,808 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,275 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 695 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 996 30%
 Households Vacant 331 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 82 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 83 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 127 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 3%
 1 Bedroom 131 12%
 2 Bedroom 605 54%
 3+ Bedroom 340 31%
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 $40,587 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37701 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 37701 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 37701 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 2,146 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,316 23%
 No Earnings 2,305 40%
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 2,146 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,316 23%
 No Earnings 2,305 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,897 95.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 112 3.7%
 Worked at Home 10 0.3%
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 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 368 16%
 High School Graduate 1,219 55%
 Associate's degree 220 10%
 Bachelor's degree 279 12%
 Master's degree 112 5%
 Professional school degree 36 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,250 83.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 1.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 234 15.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37701

ZIP Code 37701 is in the Alcoa School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37701.

Alcoa Elementary
1200 Springbrook Rd
Alcoa, TN 37701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alcoa School District
Alcoa Middle School
1325 Springbrook Rd
Alcoa, TN 37701
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Alcoa School District
Alcoa High School
532 Faraday St
Alcoa, TN 37701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alcoa School District

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