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ZIP Code 37872

Primary City:Sunbright, TN (View All Cities)
Coordinates:36.3, -84.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37872

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37872. 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 37872. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37872, 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:
Sunbright, TN
Unacceptable:
Burrville

Stats and Demographics for the 37872 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37872 is located in north 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 37872 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 large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37872 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,041
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 974
Median Home Value $98,500
Land Area 95.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 786
Median Household Income $36,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male61747869425656755883816264615226116
Female437286703752517085868378566335291911
Total1041461641397910810714514316916414012012487553017

Gender

 Male 1,015 50%
 Female 1,026 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,018 98.9%
 Black Or African American 5 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner650961411321235210
Renter10433440211693
Total16931301811531396113

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 427 54%
 Single Guardian 161 20%
 Singles 164 21%
 Singles With Roommate 34 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 512 65%
 Households with Kids 274 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13161017111617201019157221513211611810
Female87137918171216151519221520813111810
Total2123232420343432263430264430332929222620

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37872 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37872 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 37872 real estate data, the median home value of $98,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 37872. Rentals in 37872 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37872 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,041 100%
 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 301 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 309 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 176 18%
 Households Vacant 188 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 13 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 92 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 14%
 2 Bedroom 45 41%
 3+ Bedroom 51 46%
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 $36,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 37872 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 37872 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. In 37872 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 421 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 252 18%
 No Earnings 729 52%
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 421 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 252 18%
 No Earnings 729 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 500 94.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 4.5%
 Worked at Home 4 0.8%
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 95 17%
 High School Graduate 362 66%
 Associate's degree 15 3%
 Bachelor's degree 61 11%
 Master's degree 5 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 13 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 271 76.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 58 16.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37872

ZIP Code 37872 is in the Morgan County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37872.

Sunbright School
205 Burrville Rd
Sunbright, TN 37872
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Morgan County School District

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