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ZIP Code 38107

Primary City:Memphis, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: New Chicago|North Memphis
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (6:53pm)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.18, -90.02
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38107

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38107. 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 38107. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38107, 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 38107 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38107 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 38107 are primarily black or African American. 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 parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38107 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,698
Population Density 3,275 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,793
Median Home Value $82,500
Land Area 5.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,922
Median Household Income $27,151

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6686235626867165574725054975966475844282701981468465
Female665610581668735640592558588618739614486373312282179154
Total1,3331,2331,1431,3541,4511,1971,0641,0631,0851,2141,3861,198914643510428263219

Gender

 Male 8,304 47%
 Female 9,394 53%
Gender

Race

 White 2,534 14.3%
 Black Or African American 14,760 83.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.2%
 Asian 106 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 64 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 200 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner27267418699780532407121
Renter33376674477154932614339
Total3601,0331,1621,4701,329858550160

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,381 20%
 Single Guardian 2,700 39%
 Singles 2,306 33%
 Singles With Roommate 535 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,723 68%
 Households with Kids 2,199 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13811813311712812412412512211310212013196124165161121115171
Female122139130125147123131109100129117107126102109132128153146166
Total260257263242275247255234222242219227257198233297289274261337

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38107 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 38107 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 38107 real estate data, the median home value of $82,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38107 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38107 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38107 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,343 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 102 0.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 243 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,169 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,082 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,671 42%
 Households Vacant 1,871 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 737 39.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 1.2%
 For Sale Only 113 6.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 0.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 958 51.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 96 3%
 1 Bedroom 764 22%
 2 Bedroom 1,513 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,130 32%
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 $27,151 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38107 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. Residents in ZIP code 38107 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 38107 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,289 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,366 25%
 No Earnings 5,846 43%
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 4,289 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,366 25%
 No Earnings 5,846 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,215 85%
 Public transportation 465 8%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 332 5%
 Worked at Home 133 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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,323 25%
 High School Graduate 2,775 52%
 Associate's degree 203 4%
 Bachelor's degree 647 12%
 Master's degree 257 5%
 Professional school degree 82 2%
 Doctorate degree 57 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,041 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 318 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 420 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38107

ZIP Code 38107 is in the Achievement School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38107.

Gordon Science Art Academy
815 Breedlove St
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Achievement School District
Gordon Elementary
815 Breedlove
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Klondike Elementary
1250 Vollintine
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Vollentine Elementary
1682 Vollintine
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Oakhaven Middle School
3125 Ladbrook
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Caldwell-Guthrie Elementary
951 Chelsea
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Kipp Memphis Collegiate Elementary
230 Henry Av
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Humes Middle School
659 North Mannassas
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Manassas High School
1111 Manassas St
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Northside High School
1212 Vollintine
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Memphis Academy of Health Sciences High School
3925 Chelsea Extended
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Kipp Memphis Collegiate High School
230 Henry Av
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Little Flower Primary School
1666 Jackson Ave
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Names of Jesus & Mary School
709 Keel Ave
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Evergreen Presbyterian Kindergarten
613 University St
Memphis, TN 38107
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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