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ZIP Code 37840

Primary City:Oliver Springs, TN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:13am)
Coordinates:36.1, -84.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37840. 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 37840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37840, 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:
Oliver Springs, TN
Acceptable:
Oliver Spgs

Stats and Demographics for the 37840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37840 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 37840 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37840 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,021
Population Density 118 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,425
Median Home Value $99,300
Land Area 85.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,996
Median Household Income $35,884

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2883563323452292942823113493743623653372631811098847
Female26831933430724025328737732439439738537425619816713495
Total556675666652469547569688673768759750711519379276222142

Gender

 Male 4,912 49%
 Female 5,109 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,637 96.2%
 Black Or African American 143 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.1%
 Asian 27 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 181 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5328951766172250729889
Renter63191153154132915125
Total116480670815854598349114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,179 55%
 Single Guardian 685 17%
 Singles 965 24%
 Singles With Roommate 167 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,704 68%
 Households with Kids 1,292 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5449638064618575717560546875736674597334
Female5660584455587167686356825974657351566251
Total11010912112411911915614213913811613612714913813912511513585

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37840 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37840 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 37840 real estate data, the median home value of $99,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37840 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37840 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,021 100%
 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 1,702 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,434 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 860 19%
 Households Vacant 429 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 103 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Sale Only 49 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 236 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 2%
 1 Bedroom 40 4%
 2 Bedroom 375 40%
 3+ Bedroom 505 54%
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 $35,884 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37840 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, 37840 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. Most commuters in 37840 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 2,850 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,541 19%
 No Earnings 3,669 46%
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 2,850 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,541 19%
 No Earnings 3,669 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,587 96.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 101 2.7%
 Worked at Home 12 0.3%
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 655 20.5%
 High School Graduate 2,097 65.7%
 Associate's degree 69 2.2%
 Bachelor's degree 276 8.7%
 Master's degree 50 1.6%
 Professional school degree 22 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 21 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,758 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 97 4.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 389 17.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37840

ZIP Code 37840 is in the Anderson County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37840.

Norwood Elementary
809 Tri County Bl
Oliver Springs, TN 37840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anderson County School District
Norwood Middle School
803 Tri County Bl
Oliver Springs, TN 37840
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Anderson County School District
Petros Joyner Elementary
125 Petros Joyner School Rd
Oliver Springs, TN 37840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morgan County School District
Oliver Springs Middle School
317 Roane St
Oliver Springs, TN 37840
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Roane County School District
Dyllis Springs Elementary
120 Ollis Av
Oliver Springs, TN 37840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roane County School District
Oliver Springs High School
419 Kingston Av
Oliver Springs, TN 37840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Roane County School District
Mount Pisgah Christian Academy
107 Old Hen Valley Rd
Oliver Springs, TN 37840
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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