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ZIP Code 37882

Primary City:Townsend, TN (View All Cities)
County: Blount County
Timezone: Eastern (5:19pm)
Area code: 865 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -83.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37882

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37882. 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 37882. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37882, 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:
Townsend, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37882 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37882 is located in east 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 37882 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37882 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,724
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,456
Median Home Value $161,600
Land Area 159.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,222
Median Household Income $38,797

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5173667261534963889410313914412393442824
Female57375956454664684910812917513711387623826
Total108110125128106991131311372022323142812361801066650

Gender

 Male 1,368 50%
 Female 1,356 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,635 96.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 16 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 61 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6468717127125110628
Renter144547565221156
Total209113422732327212134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 688 56%
 Single Guardian 140 11%
 Singles 317 26%
 Singles With Roommate 77 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 972 80%
 Households with Kids 250 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1379126102015221615101411121114161916
Female1071212857512121310121210101315810
Total2314212414152720342828202623222127312726

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37882 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 37882 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 37882 real estate data, the median home value of $161,600 is slightly higher 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 37882. Rentals in 37882 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37882 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,722 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 388 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 578 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 256 10%
 Households Vacant 1,234 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 266 21.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Sale Only 54 4.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 820 66.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 6.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 6%
 1 Bedroom 7 3%
 2 Bedroom 62 23%
 3+ Bedroom 187 69%
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 $38,797 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37882 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. 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 37882. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 674 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 656 26%
 No Earnings 1,181 47%
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 674 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 656 26%
 No Earnings 1,181 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,046 91.4%
 Public transportation 5 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 29 2.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 1.5%
 Worked at Home 48 4.2%
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 some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 186 17.2%
 High School Graduate 570 52.6%
 Associate's degree 85 7.8%
 Bachelor's degree 155 14.3%
 Master's degree 82 7.6%
 Professional school degree 3 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 239 71.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 2.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 88 26.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37882

ZIP Code 37882 is in the Blount County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37882.

Townsend Elementary
140 Tiger Dr
Townsend, TN 37882
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Blount County School District

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