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ZIP Code 37869

Primary City:Sneedville, TN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (11:08am)
Coordinates:36.5, -83.3
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37869

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37869. 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 37869. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37869, 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:
Sneedville, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37869 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37869 is located in northeast Tennessee and covers a slightly higher 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 37869 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37869 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,031
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,535
Median Home Value $70,500
Land Area 135.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,067
Median Household Income $20,855

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17417615915111617015913915318620918014913890595322
Female141144147156144142140151144197201186168145119945574
Total31532030630726031229929029738341036631728320915310896

Gender

 Male 2,483 49%
 Female 2,548 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,930 98.0%
 Black Or African American 18 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 64 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3014721431733126216154
Renter61828912285653116
Total9122930343941632719270

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,009 49%
 Single Guardian 390 19%
 Singles 609 29%
 Singles With Roommate 59 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,437 70%
 Households with Kids 630 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4031284132482637332830384122322931263317
Female2737351927342927272727293133363037242917
Total6768636059825564605557677255685968506234

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37869 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37869 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 37869 real estate data, the median home value of $70,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37869 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37869 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37869 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,882 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 101 2.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 40 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 631 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 885 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 551 22%
 Households Vacant 468 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 28 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 158 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 211 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 114 18%
 2 Bedroom 216 34%
 3+ Bedroom 307 48%
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 $20,855 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37869 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 37869 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,082 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 753 18%
 No Earnings 2,275 55%
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 1,082 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 753 18%
 No Earnings 2,275 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,412 95.3%
 Public transportation 2 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 0.2%
 Worked at Home 65 4.4%
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 525 30.1%
 High School Graduate 1,004 57.6%
 Associate's degree 45 2.6%
 Bachelor's degree 83 4.8%
 Master's degree 57 3.3%
 Professional school degree 21 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 795 89.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 4.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 6.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37869

ZIP Code 37869 is in the Hancock County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37869.

Hancock High School
2700 Main St
Sneedville, TN 37869
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hancock County School District
Hancock County Early Learning Center
418 Harrison St
Sneedville, TN 37869
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hancock County School District
Hancock County Elementary
373 Newman's Ridge Rd
Sneedville, TN 37869
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hancock County School District

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