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ZIP Code 37871

Primary City:Strawberry Plains, TN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:27pm)
Coordinates:36.05, -83.69
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37871

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37871. 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 37871. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37871, 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:
Strawberry Plains, TN
Acceptable:
Straw Plains

Stats and Demographics for the 37871 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37871 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 37871 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 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 37871 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,134
Population Density 230 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,886
Median Home Value $118,200
Land Area 39.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,495
Median Household Income $46,565

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male296305348316251270258289360362323325289205170885023
Female2443093212712462392783153403653583193172311841247867
Total54061466958749750953660470072768164460643635421212890

Gender

 Male 4,528 50%
 Female 4,606 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,740 95.7%
 Black Or African American 129 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.3%
 Asian 24 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 80 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 130 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4724751861062142521865
Renter5815618116310059234
Total10540369977372148424169

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,986 57%
 Single Guardian 579 17%
 Singles 782 22%
 Singles With Roommate 148 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,260 65%
 Households with Kids 1,235 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6452536856526861686477746667667478544455
Female5261434657467155806368645670567258503544
Total11611396114113981391161481271451381221371221461361047999

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37871 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37871 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 37871 real estate data, the median home value of $118,200 is slightly less 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 37871. Rentals in 37871 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37871 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,134 100%
 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 1,676 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,075 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 744 19%
 Households Vacant 391 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 84 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 67 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 175 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 2%
 2 Bedroom 200 43%
 3+ Bedroom 255 55%
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 $46,565 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 37871 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 37871. 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 2,849 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,776 27%
 No Earnings 2,040 31%
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 2,849 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,776 27%
 No Earnings 2,040 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,828 95.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 0.8%
 Worked at Home 136 3.4%
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. 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 688 24.0%
 High School Graduate 1,720 60.1%
 Associate's degree 113 3.9%
 Bachelor's degree 155 5.4%
 Master's degree 122 4.3%
 Professional school degree 22 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 44 1.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,516 74.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 242 11.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 289 14.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37871

ZIP Code 37871 is in the Jefferson County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37871.

Rush Strong Elementary
3081 West Old Andrew Johnson H
Strawberry Plains, TN 37871
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Carter Elementary
9304 College La
Strawberry Plains, TN 37871
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Carter Middle School
204 North Carter School Rd
Strawberry Plains, TN 37871
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Carter High School
210 North Carter School Rd
Strawberry Plains, TN 37871
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Knox County School District

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