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ZIP Code 37779

Primary City:Luttrell, TN (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Eastern (7:20pm)
Area code: 865 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.21, -83.77
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37779

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37779. 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 37779. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37779, 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:
Luttrell, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37779 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37779 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 37779 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37779 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,978
Population Density 104 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,665
Median Home Value $89,400
Land Area 38.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,488
Median Household Income $37,237

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1331681661281181201121361191561631361141015934197
Female143147132121127991301251441631671121209160552924
Total276315298249245219242261263319330248234192119894831

Gender

 Male 1,989 50%
 Female 1,989 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,866 97.2%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.3%
 Other Race 22 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 67 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner291202022812481728022
Renter446368704031135
Total731832703512882039327

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 877 59%
 Single Guardian 235 16%
 Singles 324 22%
 Singles With Roommate 52 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 931 63%
 Households with Kids 557 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2831173533333034382944263334192929262527
Female2431392824302530382923243125372317192527
Total5262566357635564765867506459565246455054

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37779 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37779 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 37779 real estate data, the median home value of $89,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37779 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37779 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37779 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,978 100%
 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 654 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 500 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 334 20%
 Households Vacant 177 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 13.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 15 8.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 9.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 3.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 114 64.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 3%
 2 Bedroom 150 48%
 3+ Bedroom 153 49%
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 $37,237 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37779 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, 37779 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. In 37779 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 1,372 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 603 16%
 No Earnings 1,730 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 1,372 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 603 16%
 No Earnings 1,730 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,628 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 1%
 Worked at Home 15 1%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 408 29.4%
 High School Graduate 857 61.7%
 Associate's degree 65 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 43 3.1%
 Master's degree 5 0.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,060 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37779

ZIP Code 37779 is in the Union County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37779.

Luttrell Elementary
241 Tazewell Pk
Luttrell, TN 37779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union County School District

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