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ZIP Code 38119

Primary City:Memphis, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Shelby Farms
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (5:59pm)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.08, -89.84
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38119

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38119. 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 38119. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38119, 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 38119 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38119 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 38119 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 a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38119 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,330
Population Density 2,527 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,422
Median Home Value $170,600
Land Area 8.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,678
Median Household Income $58,276

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male639666628669669829671673612699732668635366284289220168
Female648682658687753908788769751796927866784491434442394435
Total1,2871,3481,2861,3561,4221,7371,4591,4421,3631,4951,6591,5341,419857718731614603

Gender

 Male 10,117 45%
 Female 12,213 55%
Gender

Race

 White 13,259 59.4%
 Black Or African American 7,867 35.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.2%
 Asian 480 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 404 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 277 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner545038381,2341,383809687225
Renter4481,21182065742215014394
Total5021,7141,6581,8911,805959830319

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,013 41%
 Single Guardian 1,892 20%
 Singles 3,180 33%
 Singles With Roommate 593 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,938 72%
 Households with Kids 2,740 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male117131146123148125132152109117132134120125143129146137114108
Female118141123132148151123119141124118128142146158138148128115125
Total235272269255296276255271250241250262262271301267294265229233

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38119 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38119 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 38119 real estate data, the median home value of $170,600 is slightly higher 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 38119. Rentals in 38119 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38119 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,919 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 411 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,073 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,660 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,945 38%
 Households Vacant 744 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 420 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 167 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 41 1%
 1 Bedroom 972 23%
 2 Bedroom 2,056 50%
 3+ Bedroom 1,075 26%
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 $58,276 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38119 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 38119 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 9,013 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,718 21%
 No Earnings 5,274 29%
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 9,013 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,718 21%
 No Earnings 5,274 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,175 95.4%
 Public transportation 28 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 0.1%
 Worked at Home 491 4.2%
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 371 5%
 High School Graduate 2,933 41%
 Associate's degree 309 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,359 33%
 Master's degree 774 11%
 Professional school degree 358 5%
 Doctorate degree 129 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,200 51.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,651 38.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 429 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38119

ZIP Code 38119 is in the Memphis School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38119.

Ridgeway Early Learning Center
3435 Ridgeway Meadows
Memphis, TN 38119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Memphis School District
Oak Forest
7447 Nonconnah View Cove
Memphis, TN 38119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Balmoral Ridgeway Elementary
5905 Grosvenor Av
Memphis, TN 38119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Ridgeway Middle School
6333 Quince Rd
Memphis, TN 38119
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Ridgeway High School
2009 Ridgeway
Memphis, TN 38119
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Hutchison School
1740 Ridgeway Rd
Memphis, TN 38119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Memphis University School
6191 Park Ave
Memphis, TN 38119
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Woodland Presbyterian School
5217 Park Ave
Memphis, TN 38119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Christ the King Lutheran School
5296 Park Ave
Memphis, TN 38119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bowie Reading and Learning Center
2550 Ridgeway Rd
Memphis, TN 38119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Emmanuel United Methodist Kindergarten
2404 Kirby Rd
Memphis, TN 38119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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