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ZIP Code 37870

Primary City:Speedwell, TN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:32pm)
Coordinates:36.5, -83.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37870

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37870. 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 37870. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37870, 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:
Speedwell, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37870 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37870 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 37870 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37870 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,580
Population Density 55 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,423
Median Home Value $86,200
Land Area 83.40 sq mi
Water Area 3.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,893
Median Household Income $33,433

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1251331281378995120149160176188164199163100524332
Female112114136136981011211441811641791861741631191035343
Total2372472642731871962412933413403673503733262191559675

Gender

 Male 2,253 49%
 Female 2,327 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,495 98.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.4%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 21 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 39 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2111621232836630815454
Renter225186684438214
Total4316729839641034617558

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,074 57%
 Single Guardian 308 16%
 Singles 439 23%
 Singles With Roommate 72 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,371 72%
 Households with Kids 522 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2222253729272126302427242330312628262617
Female2422211225221929193028272427342528242520
Total4644464954494055495455514757655156505137

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37870 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37870 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 37870 real estate data, the median home value of $86,200 is low 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 37870. Rentals in 37870 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37870 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,580 100%
 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 759 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 800 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 334 14%
 Households Vacant 530 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 44 8.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.1%
 For Sale Only 43 8.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 233 44.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 190 35.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 36 10%
 2 Bedroom 136 39%
 3+ Bedroom 176 51%
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 $33,433 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 37870 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. However, that is not the case in 37870. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,098 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 608 17%
 No Earnings 1,946 53%
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 1,098 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 608 17%
 No Earnings 1,946 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,288 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 91 6%
 Worked at Home 54 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 420 27.3%
 High School Graduate 966 62.8%
 Associate's degree 33 2.1%
 Bachelor's degree 77 5.0%
 Master's degree 17 1.1%
 Professional school degree 17 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 705 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37870

ZIP Code 37870 is in the Claiborne County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37870.

Powell Valley Elementary
255 Powell Valley School La
Speedwell, TN 37870
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Claiborne County School District

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