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ZIP Code 38104

Primary City:Memphis, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Midtown
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (8:15pm)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.14, -90.00
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38104

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38104. 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 38104. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38104, 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:
Memphis, TN
Unacceptable:
Mem, Mphs

Stats and Demographics for the 38104 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38104 is located in southwest Tennessee and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 38104 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38104 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,409
Population Density 4,592 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,538
Median Home Value $175,600
Land Area 5.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,432
Median Household Income $36,398

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5704913735101,0311,1761,0021,0028491,060987923746459268156128116
Female5234304125871,1941,200878818775730831792657522325285254349
Total1,0939217851,0972,2252,3761,8801,8201,6241,7901,8181,7151,403981593441382465

Gender

 Male 11,847 51%
 Female 11,562 49%
Gender

Race

 White 14,664 62.6%
 Black Or African American 7,137 30.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 87 0.4%
 Asian 650 2.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 411 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 444 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4456993396199248217581
Renter8862,0341,2861,3561,222732447232
Total9302,6032,2192,3172,2141,214622313

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,556 21%
 Single Guardian 1,560 13%
 Singles 6,794 55%
 Singles With Roommate 1,522 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,498 84%
 Households with Kids 1,934 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male116124116991138191113937283787169947679101160168
Female1121061178593968985677699888267777078148214199
Total228230233184206177180198160148182166153136171146157249374367

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38104 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 38104 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 38104 real estate data, the median home value of $175,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 38104. Rentals in 38104 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38104 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,923 93.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 32 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 373 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 531 2.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 518 2.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,262 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 975 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,195 56%
 Households Vacant 2,106 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,215 57.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 1.3%
 For Sale Only 187 8.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 102 4.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 525 24.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 735 9%
 1 Bedroom 4,026 50%
 2 Bedroom 2,557 32%
 3+ Bedroom 679 8%
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 $36,398 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38104 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 38104 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 9,095 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,514 28%
 No Earnings 5,343 27%
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 9,095 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,514 28%
 No Earnings 5,343 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,156 87.2%
 Public transportation 369 2.9%
 Taxicab 66 0.5%
 Motorcycle 14 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 673 5.3%
 Worked at Home 511 4.0%
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 751 9%
 High School Graduate 3,666 44%
 Associate's degree 306 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,236 27%
 Master's degree 739 9%
 Professional school degree 526 6%
 Doctorate degree 197 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,250 44.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,310 46.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 254 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38104

ZIP Code 38104 is in the Memphis School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38104.

Bellevue Middle School
575 South Bellevue
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Bruce Elementary
581 South Bellevue Bl
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Fairview Middle School
750 East Parkway South
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Idlewild Elementary
1950 Linden
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Peabody Elementary
2086 Young
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Central High School
306 South Bellevue
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Middle College High School
750 East Parkway South
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Mcs Prep School - Northwest
1266 Poplar Av
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Immaculate Conception Cathedral School High School
1725 Central Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Grace-St Lukes Episcopal School
246 S Belvedere Blvd
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Immaculate Conception Cathedral School Elementary/
1669 Central Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
1st Class Montessori Preschool
1336 Peabody Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Idlewild Presbyterian Kindergarten
1750 Union Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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