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ZIP Code 38112

Primary City:Memphis, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Midtown
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (8:23pm)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.15, -89.98
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38112

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38112. 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 38112. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38112, 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 38112 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38112 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 38112 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38112 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,472
Population Density 3,885 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,275
Median Home Value $92,900
Land Area 4.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,768
Median Household Income $30,418

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6976055437718625685364864825345775684342841561076762
Female6485695378561,040667572515488535623622461297222161158162
Total1,3451,1741,0801,6271,9021,2351,1081,0019701,0691,2001,190895581378268225224

Gender

 Male 8,339 48%
 Female 9,133 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,429 36.8%
 Black Or African American 9,723 55.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.2%
 Asian 372 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 624 3.6%
 Two Or More Races 286 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner28264456695877479258129
Renter43489768566450621013155
Total4621,1611,1411,3591,383689389184

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,676 25%
 Single Guardian 2,017 30%
 Singles 2,439 36%
 Singles With Roommate 636 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,780 71%
 Households with Kids 1,988 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male126144135142151104126991251161171059511011596110168282254
Female12214712512212911711610610112511910288103117103101204331295
Total248291260264280221242205226241236207183213232199211372613549

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38112 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 38112 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 38112 real estate data, the median home value of $92,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38112 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38112 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38112 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,244 93.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,143 6.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 73 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,236 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 950 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,582 43%
 Households Vacant 1,507 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 815 54.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 0.8%
 For Sale Only 137 9.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 2.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 489 32.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 70 2%
 1 Bedroom 853 25%
 2 Bedroom 1,792 52%
 3+ Bedroom 702 21%
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 $30,418 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38112 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 38112 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. More commuters in 38112 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 4,603 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,854 28%
 No Earnings 5,066 37%
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 4,603 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,854 28%
 No Earnings 5,066 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,793 84%
 Public transportation 362 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 483 7%
 Worked at Home 226 3%
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 1,044 20%
 High School Graduate 2,455 47%
 Associate's degree 135 3%
 Bachelor's degree 820 16%
 Master's degree 432 8%
 Professional school degree 164 3%
 Doctorate degree 130 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,197 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 592 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 329 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38112

ZIP Code 38112 is in the Memphis School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38112.

Early Childhood Program Partnering Centers
3782 Jackson Ave
Memphis, TN 38112
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Memphis School District
Cornerstone Prep - Lester Campus
320 Carpenter St
Memphis, TN 38112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Achievement School District
Snowden School
1870 North Pw
Memphis, TN 38112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Lester Elementary/Middle School
320 Carpenter
Memphis, TN 38112
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Brewster Elementary
2605 Sam Cooper Bl
Memphis, TN 38112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
De La Salle Elementary School
2540 Hale Ave
Memphis, TN 38112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Evergreen Montessori School
751 N Trezevant St
Memphis, TN 38112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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