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ZIP Code 37863

Primary City:Pigeon Forge, TN (View All Cities)
County: Sevier County
Timezone: Eastern (11:31pm)
Area code: 865 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.76, -83.57
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37863

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37863. 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 37863. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37863, 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:
Pigeon Forge, TN
Acceptable:
Sevierville

Stats and Demographics for the 37863 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37863 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 37863 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37863 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,569
Population Density 358 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,632
Median Home Value $169,800
Land Area 18.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,511
Median Household Income $34,280

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male221189194231284271215264224231221184164172107855241
Female2001501891842272032121912132442222092091711441098161
Total421339383415511474427455437475443393373343251194133102

Gender

 Male 3,350 51%
 Female 3,219 49%
Gender

Race

 White 5,416 82.4%
 Black Or African American 66 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.7%
 Asian 122 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 791 12.0%
 Two Or More Races 128 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner157416325627729817845
Renter122286288252142792511
Total13736045150841937720356

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,194 48%
 Single Guardian 489 19%
 Singles 586 23%
 Singles With Roommate 242 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,721 69%
 Households with Kids 790 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4851493735344735383336423647414750395442
Female4443413732283131282837473344333346432943
Total9294907467627866666173896991748096828385

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37863 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 37863 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 37863 real estate data, the median home value of $169,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 37863. Rentals in 37863 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37863 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,476 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 88 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 675 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 631 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,205 21%
 Households Vacant 3,121 55%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 329 10.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 0.3%
 For Sale Only 81 2.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,503 80.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 191 6.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 119 9%
 2 Bedroom 777 59%
 3+ Bedroom 428 32%
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 $34,280 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37863 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 37863 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,254 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,894 34%
 No Earnings 1,408 25%
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 2,254 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,894 34%
 No Earnings 1,408 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,848 83%
 Public transportation 103 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 287 8%
 Worked at Home 190 6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 628 28%
 High School Graduate 1,224 54%
 Associate's degree 47 2%
 Bachelor's degree 264 12%
 Master's degree 108 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 795 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 58 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 186 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37863

ZIP Code 37863 is in the Sevier County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37863.

Pigeon Forge Middle School
300 Wears Valley Rd
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sevier County School District
Pigeon Forge High School
414 Tiger Dr
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sevier County School District

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