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ZIP Code 37878

Primary City:Tallassee, TN (View All Cities)
County: Blount County
Timezone: Eastern (7:37am)
Area code: 865 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -84.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37878

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37878. 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 37878. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37878, 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:
Tallassee, TN
Unacceptable:
Happy Valley

Stats and Demographics for the 37878 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37878 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 37878 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37878 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 514
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 490
Median Home Value $47,700
Land Area 37.79 sq mi
Water Area 1.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 243
Median Household Income $38,559

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1291289211515201321292424187112
Female15712781491314221932261516843
Total27162415173524283435406150393415155

Gender

 Male 270 53%
 Female 244 47%
Gender

Race

 White 498 96.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 13 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1724384844184
Renter61610810621
Total72334465850205

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 118 49%
 Single Guardian 29 12%
 Singles 80 33%
 Singles With Roommate 16 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 196 81%
 Households with Kids 47 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22122213102442014211
Female34343111114142211120
Total56465324216584225331

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37878 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 37878 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 37878 real estate data, the median home value of $47,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37878 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37878 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37878 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 514 100%
 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 75 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 109 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 59 12%
 Households Vacant 247 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 197 80%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 13%
 2 Bedroom 12 15%
 3+ Bedroom 57 72%
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 $38,559 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37878 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 37878 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 37878 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 128 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 29%
 No Earnings 204 44%
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 128 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 29%
 No Earnings 204 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 233 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 17 9%
 High School Graduate 164 83%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 17 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 198 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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