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ZIP Code 38128

Primary City:Memphis, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Raleigh
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (5:40am)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.22, -89.93
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38128

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38128. 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 38128. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38128, 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 38128 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38128 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 38128 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 38128 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 44,863
Population Density 1,898 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,315
Median Home Value $85,100
Land Area 23.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,904
Median Household Income $35,053

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0231,8702,1072,0921,7411,5041,3581,2771,2171,2471,2141,015730499266218169133
Female1,9251,8681,8702,0871,9071,8011,7141,6521,5821,6921,6051,359939634466408346328
Total3,9483,7383,9774,1793,6483,3053,0722,9292,7992,9392,8192,3741,6691,133732626515461

Gender

 Male 20,680 46%
 Female 24,183 54%
Gender

Race

 White 7,542 16.8%
 Black Or African American 34,197 76.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 103 0.2%
 Asian 278 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.1%
 Other Race 2,051 4.6%
 Two Or More Races 662 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner928761,6512,1431,781856527209
Renter1,0212,2091,7261,33475141023088
Total1,1133,0853,3773,4772,5321,266757297

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,836 30%
 Single Guardian 6,103 38%
 Singles 4,200 26%
 Singles With Roommate 765 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,905 56%
 Households with Kids 6,999 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male413413410384379368384379360409430421395452444398464412374373
Female423395392359329363389405382352381369404364366455456410400356
Total836808802743708731773784742761811790799816810853920822774729

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38128 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38128 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 38128 real estate data, the median home value of $85,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38128 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38128 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38128 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 44,559 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 226 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 67 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,525 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,610 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,769 42%
 Households Vacant 2,411 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,586 65.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 1.0%
 For Sale Only 260 10.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 0.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 505 20.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 119 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,410 18%
 2 Bedroom 2,820 36%
 3+ Bedroom 3,397 44%
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 $35,053 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38128 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, 38128 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 38128 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 12,604 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,011 25%
 No Earnings 11,795 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 12,604 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,011 25%
 No Earnings 11,795 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,625 93.9%
 Public transportation 228 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 583 3.3%
 Worked at Home 267 1.5%
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 2,451 21.9%
 High School Graduate 6,667 59.6%
 Associate's degree 822 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 934 8.4%
 Master's degree 199 1.8%
 Professional school degree 103 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,467 79.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 912 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,319 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38128

ZIP Code 38128 is in the Memphis School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38128.

Coleman Elementary
3210 Raleighmillington Rd
Memphis, TN 38128
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Egypt Elementary
4160 Karen Cove
Memphis, TN 38128
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Raleigh Egypt Middle School
4215 Alice Ann Dr
Memphis, TN 38128
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Scenic Hills Elementary
3450 Scenic Hw
Memphis, TN 38128
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Spring Hill Elementary
3796 Raleigh Frayser Rd
Memphis, TN 38128
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Craigmont Middle School
3455 Covington Pk
Memphis, TN 38128
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Keystone Elementary
4301 Old Allen Rd
Memphis, TN 38128
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Craigmont High School
3333 Covington Pk
Memphis, TN 38128
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Raleigh Egypt High School
3970 Voltaire
Memphis, TN 38128
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Memphis School District
Youth Dimensions
3385 Austin Peay Hwy
Memphis, TN 38128
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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