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ZIP Code 37887

Primary City:Wartburg, TN (View All Cities)
County: Morgan County
Timezone: Eastern (6:39am)
Area code: 423 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.1, -84.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37887

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37887. 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 37887. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37887, 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:
Wartburg, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37887 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37887 is located in central 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 37887 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37887 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,511
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,237
Median Home Value $102,400
Land Area 91.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,025
Median Household Income $36,027

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17117819120646957257347944643033923220614586635221
Female165141171163165148147168189172187194182125100886780
Total336319362369634720720647635602526426388270186151119101

Gender

 Male 4,859 65%
 Female 2,652 35%
Gender

Race

 White 6,617 88.1%
 Black Or African American 775 10.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.3%
 Asian 14 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 70 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3615624730930422614238
Renter639511810095503610
Total9925136540939927617848

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,033 51%
 Single Guardian 388 19%
 Singles 531 26%
 Singles With Roommate 73 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,323 65%
 Households with Kids 702 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3536403341393730313919355543323646395369
Female2638452918402724323840273828274530322938
Total61748562597964546377596293715981767182107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37887 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37887 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 37887 real estate data, the median home value of $102,400 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 37887. Rentals in 37887 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37887 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,012 67%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,394 32%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 105 1%
 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 832 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 626 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 567 25%
 Households Vacant 212 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 52 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 35 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 78 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 3%
 1 Bedroom 61 12%
 2 Bedroom 206 40%
 3+ Bedroom 230 45%
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 $36,027 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37887 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 37887. 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 1,491 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,103 17%
 No Earnings 4,068 61%
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 1,491 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,103 17%
 No Earnings 4,068 61%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,819 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 34 2%
 Worked at Home 36 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. 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 1,063 27%
 High School Graduate 2,556 64%
 Associate's degree 195 5%
 Bachelor's degree 107 3%
 Master's degree 51 1%
 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 832 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 90 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37887

ZIP Code 37887 is in the Morgan County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37887.

Central Elementary
1315 Knoxville Hw
Wartburg, TN 37887
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morgan County School District
Central Middle School
146 Liberty Rd
Wartburg, TN 37887
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Morgan County School District
Central High School
1119 Knoxville Hw
Wartburg, TN 37887
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Morgan County School District
Morgan County Vocational Center
132 Flat Fork Rd
Wartburg, TN 37887
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Morgan County School District

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