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ZIP Code 37920

Primary City:Knoxville, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Knoxville
County: Knox County
Timezone: Eastern (5:17am)
Area code: 865 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.9, -83.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37920

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37920. 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 37920. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37920, 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:
Knoxville, TN
Acceptable:
Kimberlin Heights, Kimberlin Hgt

Stats and Demographics for the 37920 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37920 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 37920 are primarily white. The number of young adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37920 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,087
Population Density 539 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,814
Median Home Value $125,200
Land Area 72.50 sq mi
Water Area 3.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,547
Median Household Income $36,942

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0691,0479741,1342,5781,3871,1841,1771,1601,3701,4011,2611,068751564448296243
Female1,0019699071,1292,6621,4091,1231,1821,1501,3281,3201,3631,143916716634527496
Total2,0702,0161,8812,2635,2402,7962,3072,3592,3102,6982,7212,6242,2111,6671,2801,082823739

Gender

 Male 19,112 49%
 Female 19,975 51%
Gender

Race

 White 35,700 91.3%
 Black Or African American 2,040 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 126 0.3%
 Asian 257 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 303 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 652 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2141,1851,5792,2302,3131,6011,182451
Renter1,6641,28991086159927414649
Total1,8782,4742,4893,0912,9121,8751,328500

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,011 42%
 Single Guardian 2,619 16%
 Singles 4,841 29%
 Singles With Roommate 2,076 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,463 75%
 Households with Kids 4,084 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male210192227218223211224208181219205179182189185202197207343587
Female217202196158212204171201181184188189192154177187187202376627
Total4273944233764354153954093624033933683743433623893844097191,214

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37920 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37920 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 37920 real estate data, the median home value of $125,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37920 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37920 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37920 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,443 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 11 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 93 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 444 1.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 96 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,626 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,129 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,792 31%
 Households Vacant 2,267 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 988 43.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 0.8%
 For Sale Only 420 18.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 90 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 144 6.4%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 605 26.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 248 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,772 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,421 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,590 26%
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 $36,942 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37920 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. More commuters in 37920 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,322 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,017 25%
 No Earnings 11,531 36%
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 12,322 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,017 25%
 No Earnings 11,531 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,698 92.4%
 Public transportation 76 0.4%
 Taxicab 8 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 586 3.2%
 Worked at Home 689 3.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,298 11%
 High School Graduate 5,777 48%
 Associate's degree 1,288 11%
 Bachelor's degree 2,355 19%
 Master's degree 712 6%
 Professional school degree 467 4%
 Doctorate degree 210 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,973 76.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 440 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 768 14.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37920

ZIP Code 37920 is in the Tn School for the Deaf School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37920.

Tennessee Elementary School for Deaf
2725 Island Home Bl
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tn School for the Deaf School District
Tennessee Middle School for the Deaf
2725 Island Home Bl
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tn School for the Deaf School District
Dogwood Elementary
705 Tipton Av
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Bonny Kate Elementary
7608 Martin Mill Pk
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
South Doyle Middle School
3900 Decatur Rd
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Gap Creek Elementary
1920 Kimberlin Hts Rd
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Mt Olive Elementary
2507 Maryville Pk South West
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
New Hopewell Elementary
757 Kimberlin Hgts Rd
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Mooreland Heights Elementary
5315 Magazine Rd
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
South Knox Elementary
801 Sevier Av
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Tennessee High School for Deaf
2725 Island Home Bl
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tn School for the Deaf School District
South Doyle High School
2020 Tipton Station Rd
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Knox County School District
Mead Montessori School
2647 Bafford Pl
Knoxville, TN 37920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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