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ZIP Code 38141

Primary City:Memphis, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Oakhaven
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (2:09pm)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.01, -89.85
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38141

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38141. 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 38141. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38141, 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 38141 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38141 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 38141 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 extremely 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 38141 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,462
Population Density 2,879 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,982
Median Home Value $97,200
Land Area 7.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,507
Median Household Income $51,228

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8379791,1561,024673693804927816747615465353191101512117
Female8389551,1311,0796157579701,1879881,018805659467238131635833
Total1,6751,9342,2872,1031,2881,4501,7742,1141,8041,7651,4201,1248204292321147950

Gender

 Male 10,470 47%
 Female 11,992 53%
Gender

Race

 White 2,175 9.7%
 Black Or African American 17,963 80.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.3%
 Asian 212 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 1,779 7.9%
 Two Or More Races 253 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner848981,6741,6111,06137210314
Renter6251955932814956143
Total1461,4172,2331,9391,21042811717

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,932 39%
 Single Guardian 2,752 37%
 Singles 1,541 21%
 Singles With Roommate 282 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,826 51%
 Households with Kids 3,681 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male152170175193192190182197218250210222247227193233230200168156
Female156159181178181166187199222223233231218226245239233201161143
Total308329356371373356369396440473443453465453438472463401329299

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38141 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38141 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 38141 real estate data, the median home value of $97,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38141 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38141 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38141 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,462 100%
 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 5,537 69%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 280 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,690 21%
 Households Vacant 475 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 129 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 158 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 164 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 25 1%
 2 Bedroom 367 17%
 3+ Bedroom 1,814 82%
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 $51,228 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38141 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38141 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 38141 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 8,555 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,718 23%
 No Earnings 4,141 25%
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 8,555 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,718 23%
 No Earnings 4,141 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,477 95.9%
 Public transportation 51 0.5%
 Taxicab 41 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 229 2.1%
 Worked at Home 125 1.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 720 12%
 High School Graduate 4,244 72%
 Associate's degree 353 6%
 Bachelor's degree 487 8%
 Master's degree 122 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,771 85.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 328 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 508 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38141

ZIP Code 38141 is in the Memphis School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38141.

Memphis School of Excellence
4450 South Mendenhall
Memphis, TN 38141
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Memphis School District
Ross Elementary
4890 Ross Rd
Memphis, TN 38141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Crump Elementary
4405 Crump Rd
Memphis, TN 38141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Cotton Tail Christian Academy
5225 Shady Ridge Dr
Memphis, TN 38141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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