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ZIP Code 38231

Primary City:Henry, TN (View All Cities)
County: Henry County
Timezone: Central (2:16am)
Area code: 731 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.22, -88.42
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38231

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38231. 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 38231. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38231, 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:
Henry, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 38231 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38231 is located in northwest Tennessee and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 38231 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38231 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,664
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 758
Median Home Value $74,200
Land Area 52.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 641
Median Household Income $41,771

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male50466263473339575173596957413322133
Female524860673348346354637866604919211318
Total102941221308081731201051361371351179052432621

Gender

 Male 818 49%
 Female 846 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,486 89.3%
 Black Or African American 99 5.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.5%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 44 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 25 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner72980117123864716
Renter828313323850
Total1557111150146945216

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 359 56%
 Single Guardian 107 17%
 Singles 150 23%
 Singles With Roommate 25 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 427 67%
 Households with Kids 214 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male117155612410149818121515171013812
Female10119101231013101412101591492310114
Total2118241518151423242320282724292633231916

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38231 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38231 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 38231 real estate data, the median home value of $74,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38231 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38231 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38231 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,664 100%
 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 281 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 224 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 136 18%
 Households Vacant 117 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 8 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 53 49%
 3+ Bedroom 55 51%
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 $41,771 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38231 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 38231 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 501 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 417 25%
 No Earnings 759 45%
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 501 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 417 25%
 No Earnings 759 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 753 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 2%
 Worked at Home 14 2%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 158 25.7%
 High School Graduate 375 61.1%
 Associate's degree 5 0.8%
 Bachelor's degree 65 10.6%
 Master's degree 8 1.3%
 Professional school degree 3 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 440 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 50 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 46 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38231

ZIP Code 38231 is in the Henry County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38231.

Henry Elementary
937 Pioneer Rd
Henry, TN 38231
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry County School District

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