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ZIP Code 38139

Primary City:Germantown, TN (View All Cities)
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (2:24pm)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.08, -89.77
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38139

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38139. 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 38139. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38139, 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:
Germantown, TN
Acceptable:
Memphis
Unacceptable:
Mem, Mphs

Stats and Demographics for the 38139 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38139 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 38139 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly less than average. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38139 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,086
Population Density 1,813 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,648
Median Home Value $355,100
Land Area 8.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,500
Median Household Income $131,948

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3675758067512661741963565437578077076673972511358044
Female3665867307082731412474476678478957685903732371479986
Total7331,1611,5361,4595393154438031,2101,6041,7021,4751,257770488282179130

Gender

 Male 7,879 49%
 Female 8,207 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,385 89.4%
 Black Or African American 400 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.2%
 Asian 1,000 6.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 64 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 198 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner161998911,6931,50072925669
Renter51330363510135
Total212129211,7291,53573926974

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,460 81%
 Single Guardian 403 7%
 Singles 577 10%
 Singles With Roommate 60 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,129 57%
 Households with Kids 2,371 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male588380941101051151151301611571411721751801831681467457
Female66678391901021131271541331471571461471801631821325153
Total124150163185200207228242284294304298318322360346350278125110

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38139 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38139 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 38139 real estate data, the median home value of $355,100 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 38139. Rentals in 38139 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38139 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,086 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 3,959 70%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,394 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 147 3%
 Households Vacant 148 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 2.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 79 53.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 12.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 8.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 23.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 35 13%
 3+ Bedroom 238 87%
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 $131,948 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38139 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. More commuters in 38139 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 5,795 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,210 25%
 No Earnings 3,710 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 5,795 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,210 25%
 No Earnings 3,710 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,139 91.9%
 Public transportation 11 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 95 1.2%
 Worked at Home 512 6.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 38139 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 104 2%
 High School Graduate 1,223 24%
 Associate's degree 85 2%
 Bachelor's degree 2,076 40%
 Master's degree 1,063 21%
 Professional school degree 434 8%
 Doctorate degree 162 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,488 57.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,663 38.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 145 3.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38139

ZIP Code 38139 is in the Shelby County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38139.

Dogwood Elementary
8945 Dogwood Rd
Germantown, TN 38139
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shelby County School District
Farmington Elementary
2085 Cordes Rd
Germantown, TN 38139
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shelby County School District
Houston Middle School
9400 Wolf River Bl
Germantown, TN 38139
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Shelby County School District
Houston High School
9755 Wolf River Bl
Germantown, TN 38139
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shelby County School District
The Bodine School
2432 Yester Oaks Dr
Germantown, TN 38139
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Farmington Presbyterian Day School
8245 Farmington Blvd
Germantown, TN 38139
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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