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ZIP Code 38125

Primary City:Memphis, TN (View All Cities)
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (8:28am)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.03, -89.78
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38125

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38125. 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 38125. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38125, 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 38125 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38125 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 38125 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38125 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,150
Population Density 1,894 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,249
Median Home Value $149,100
Land Area 19.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,173
Median Household Income $65,465

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2061,4001,5921,5271,1901,0831,1301,4621,3831,2401,0879097904422561308544
Female1,1891,2891,5341,5201,2091,2921,4231,7921,7151,5921,3591,252861476288166134103
Total2,3952,6893,1263,0472,3992,3752,5533,2543,0982,8322,4462,1611,651918544296219147

Gender

 Male 16,956 47%
 Female 19,194 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,360 17.6%
 Black Or African American 26,785 74.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 103 0.3%
 Asian 1,412 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 0.1%
 Other Race 988 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 480 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner931,0312,6102,4961,95775524461
Renter4191,2681,0946023651145014
Total5122,2993,7043,0982,32286929475

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,113 46%
 Single Guardian 3,499 27%
 Singles 3,037 23%
 Singles With Roommate 524 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,498 57%
 Households with Kids 5,675 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male193248273237246284281277312306335313317321354322337289225241
Female224256216249244239254261291306289314289336351339336285209239
Total417504489486490523535538603612624627606657705661673574434480

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38125 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38125 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 38125 real estate data, the median home value of $149,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38125 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38125 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38125 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,065 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 85 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,509 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 738 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,926 28%
 Households Vacant 1,076 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 559 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 253 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 177 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 138 3%
 1 Bedroom 966 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,740 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,742 38%
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 $65,465 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38125 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. 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 38125 can expect to fall in that range. 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 15,143 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,227 22%
 No Earnings 7,554 26%
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 15,143 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,227 22%
 No Earnings 7,554 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,376 95.8%
 Public transportation 66 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 137 0.7%
 Worked at Home 603 3.1%
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 990 9.5%
 High School Graduate 5,972 57.3%
 Associate's degree 567 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,967 18.9%
 Master's degree 761 7.3%
 Professional school degree 40 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 134 1.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,213 82.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 929 10.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 602 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38125

ZIP Code 38125 is in the Memphis School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38125.

Germanshire Elementary School
3965 South Germantown Rd
Germantown, TN 38125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Highland Oaks Elementary
5252 Annandale Rd
Memphis, TN 38125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shelby County School District
Southwind Elementary
8155 Meadowvale
Memphis, TN 38125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shelby County School District
Highland Oaks Middle School
5600 Meadowbriar Tr
Memphis, TN 38125
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Shelby County School District
Lowrance Elementary School
7740 Lowrance Rd
Memphis, TN 38125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shelby County School District
Southwind High School
7900 East Shelby Dr
Memphis, TN 38125
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shelby County School District
Compass
7900 Lowrance Rd
Memphis, TN 38125
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Christ the Rock Christian Academy
8800 Winchester Rd
Memphis, TN 38125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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