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ZIP Code 38111

Primary City:Memphis, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Depot
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (12:51am)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.11, -89.95
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38111

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38111. 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 38111. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38111, 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 38111 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38111 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 38111 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38111 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,742
Population Density 4,218 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,832
Median Home Value $99,700
Land Area 9.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,203
Median Household Income $35,558

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5061,2171,2831,7832,3201,8651,5981,2631,1251,2071,2201,182943597388268215218
Female1,4511,2521,2111,7421,9801,7511,5301,3071,1551,2971,4341,4141,159729522475443692
Total2,9572,4692,4943,5254,3003,6163,1282,5702,2802,5042,6542,5962,1021,326910743658910

Gender

 Male 20,198 48%
 Female 21,544 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,203 41.2%
 Black Or African American 20,976 50.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 112 0.3%
 Asian 598 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 45 0.1%
 Other Race 2,133 5.1%
 Two Or More Races 675 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1391,1451,4051,8481,9271,060661381
Renter1,4582,1271,3591,3171,228539335274
Total1,5973,2722,7643,1653,1551,599996655

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,551 26%
 Single Guardian 4,466 26%
 Singles 6,459 38%
 Singles With Roommate 1,727 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,323 72%
 Households with Kids 4,880 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male304309288291230257253236241291237272236247254276262412579548
Female331292261280266264236235251256222247230256227272253451539417
Total6356015495714965214894714925474595194665034815485158631,118965

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38111 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 38111 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 38111 real estate data, the median home value of $99,700 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 38111. Rentals in 38111 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38111 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,135 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 371 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,121 2.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 115 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,266 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,300 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,637 44%
 Households Vacant 2,629 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,417 53.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 45 1.7%
 For Sale Only 327 12.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 72 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 2.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 706 26.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 372 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,445 17%
 2 Bedroom 4,475 53%
 3+ Bedroom 2,119 25%
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 $35,558 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38111 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 38111 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 12,094 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,391 29%
 No Earnings 12,866 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 12,094 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,391 29%
 No Earnings 12,866 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,045 88.7%
 Public transportation 299 1.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 44 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,254 6.5%
 Worked at Home 577 3.0%
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 2,440 19%
 High School Graduate 5,545 43%
 Associate's degree 829 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,362 18%
 Master's degree 997 8%
 Professional school degree 408 3%
 Doctorate degree 274 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,887 72.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,217 15.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,031 12.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38111

ZIP Code 38111 is in the Memphis School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38111.

Campus School
535 Zach Curlin St
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Sharpe Elementary
3431 Sharpe Rd
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Sherwood Elementary
1156 Robinhood La
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Sherwood Middle School
3480 Rhodes
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
South Park Elementary
1736 Getwell
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Southern Avenue Middle School
3311 Kimball Av
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
East High School
3206 Poplar Av
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Memphis Adult High School
703 South Greer
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
East Career Technology Center
3206 Poplar
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Elliston Baptist Academy
4179 Elliston Rd
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Presbyterian Day School
4025 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St George'S Independent School - Memphis
3749 Kimball Ave
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Univ of Memphis Lipman Early Childhood School
3771 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Word of Faith Christian Academy
3528 Sharpe Ave
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Neighbor School
175 N Tillman St
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Luke'S Day School
480 S Highland St
Memphis, TN 38111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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