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ZIP Code 38115

Primary City:Memphis, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Oakhaven
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (11:53pm)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.06, -89.86
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38115

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38115. 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 38115. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38115, 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
Acceptable:
Hickory Hill
Unacceptable:
Mem, Mphs

Stats and Demographics for the 38115 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38115 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 38115 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 large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38115 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,129
Population Density 4,561 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,726
Median Home Value $94,300
Land Area 8.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,409
Median Household Income $29,230

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,9141,5731,5631,4441,7851,7821,5161,2671,1131,003834707488273175131128208
Female1,8311,5711,5231,6322,1162,0671,6981,4791,3841,4091,1971,000692368283242265468
Total3,7453,1443,0863,0763,9013,8493,2142,7462,4972,4122,0311,7071,180641458373393676

Gender

 Male 17,904 46%
 Female 21,225 54%
Gender

Race

 White 4,383 11.2%
 Black Or African American 31,033 79.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 96 0.2%
 Asian 385 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.0%
 Other Race 2,693 6.9%
 Two Or More Races 521 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner644751,0191,2821,045468244151
Renter1,6253,3952,1951,536897299295419
Total1,6893,8703,2142,8181,942767539570

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,555 23%
 Single Guardian 5,648 37%
 Singles 5,128 33%
 Singles With Roommate 1,078 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,213 60%
 Households with Kids 6,196 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male398383357369325304342315287305322295324317280287284285308320
Female382370364344330333304302302315286318320284305325325303374384
Total780753721713655637646617589620608613644601585612609588682704

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38115 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 38115 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 38115 real estate data, the median home value of $94,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38115 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38115 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38115 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,123 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,009 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 739 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,661 57%
 Households Vacant 3,317 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2,388 72.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 0.8%
 For Sale Only 233 7.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 0.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 658 19.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 240 2%
 1 Bedroom 3,582 32%
 2 Bedroom 5,366 47%
 3+ Bedroom 2,160 19%
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 $29,230 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38115 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38115 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 38115 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 13,948 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,646 25%
 No Earnings 8,452 28%
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 13,948 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,646 25%
 No Earnings 8,452 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,021 95.6%
 Public transportation 292 1.5%
 Taxicab 22 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 279 1.5%
 Worked at Home 232 1.2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,125 21.4%
 High School Graduate 6,131 61.8%
 Associate's degree 410 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 880 8.9%
 Master's degree 227 2.3%
 Professional school degree 34 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 107 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,245 81.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 422 4.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,492 14.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38115

ZIP Code 38115 is in the Memphis School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38115.

Fox Meadows Elementary
2960 Emerald
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Hickory Ridge Elementary School
3890 Hickory Hill Rd
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Hickory Ridge Middle School
3920 Ridgeway Rd
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Winridge Elementary School
3500 Ridgeway Rd
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Kirby Middle School
6670 East Raines
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Power Center Academy Middle School
6120 Winchester Rd
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Kirby High School
4080 Kirby Pw
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Mcs Prep School - Southeast
5396 Mendenhall Square Mall
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Power Center Academy High School
6120 Winchester Rd
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Calvary Baptist Academy
3812 Kirby Pkwy
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Sensational Enlightenment Academy
2735 S Mendenhall Rd Ste 8
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Resurrection Catholic School
3572 Amaron St
Memphis, TN 38115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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