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ZIP Code 37724

Primary City:Cumberland Gap, TN (View All Cities)
County: Claiborne County
Timezone: Eastern (6:42am)
Area code: 423 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.55, -83.70
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37724

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37724. 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 37724. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37724, 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:
Cumberland Gap, TN
Acceptable:
Cumb Gap, Cumberland Gp

Stats and Demographics for the 37724 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37724 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 37724 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37724 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,874
Population Density 126 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,337
Median Home Value $122,500
Land Area 22.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,186
Median Household Income $26,341

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male69718176168150889791731109587685727149
Female707482721451377786898811298927457432126
Total139145163148313287165183180161222193179142114703535

Gender

 Male 1,431 50%
 Female 1,443 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,751 95.7%
 Black Or African American 31 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.4%
 Asian 31 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 47 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9571461751921346222
Renter10213936383824102
Total1111961822132301587224

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 565 48%
 Single Guardian 189 16%
 Singles 381 32%
 Singles With Roommate 51 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 860 73%
 Households with Kids 326 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male158181612131220141910132316181514141515
Female161214161115181911143012917152011131317
Total3120323223283039253340253233333525272832

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37724 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37724 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 37724 real estate data, the median home value of $122,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 37724. Rentals in 37724 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37724 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,711 94%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 163 6%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 414 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 383 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 389 29%
 Households Vacant 151 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 22 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 25 7%
 1 Bedroom 67 18%
 2 Bedroom 222 59%
 3+ Bedroom 62 16%
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 $26,341 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37724 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, 37724 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 37724 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 520 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 464 23%
 No Earnings 1,059 52%
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 520 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 464 23%
 No Earnings 1,059 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 708 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 2%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 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 191 24.1%
 High School Graduate 415 52.4%
 Associate's degree 77 9.7%
 Bachelor's degree 75 9.5%
 Master's degree 21 2.7%
 Professional school degree 11 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 431 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37724

ZIP Code 37724 is in the Claiborne County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37724.

Cumberland Gap High School
661 Old Jackboro Pk
Cumberland Gap, TN 37724
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Claiborne County School District
Tri-State Christian Academy
271 Arthur Rd
Cumberland Gap, TN 37724
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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