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ZIP Code 38237

Primary City:Martin, TN (View All Cities)
County: Weakley County
Timezone: Central (2:40am)
Area code: 731 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.4, -88.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38237

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38237. 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 38237. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38237, 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:
Martin, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 38237 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38237 is located in northwest Tennessee and covers a slightly higher 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 38237 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly less than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38237 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,627
Population Density 128 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,022
Median Home Value $118,300
Land Area 130.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,297
Median Household Income $34,190

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4144074219151,68653039739141442543645739028720719010490
Female4203944091,0861,422456391415399504452472406299270222201248
Total8348018302,0013,108986788806813929888929796586477412305338

Gender

 Male 8,161 49%
 Female 8,466 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,686 82.3%
 Black Or African American 2,118 12.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 59 0.4%
 Asian 347 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 147 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 265 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51321567668816534377151
Renter1,0495893543452221388431
Total1,1009109211,0131,038672461182

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,664 42%
 Single Guardian 941 15%
 Singles 1,839 29%
 Singles With Roommate 853 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,573 73%
 Households with Kids 1,724 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male77746887918083728188829870839210087226410426
Female92668566797780778199857979671018079294532448
Total169140153153170157163149162187167177149150193180166520942874

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38237 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38237 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 38237 real estate data, the median home value of $118,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 38237. Rentals in 38237 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38237 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,607 87.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 196 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,781 10.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 43 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,097 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,388 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,812 40%
 Households Vacant 725 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 308 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 118 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 65 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 192 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 1%
 1 Bedroom 601 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,304 46%
 3+ Bedroom 925 32%
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 $34,190 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38237 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, 38237 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. More commuters in 38237 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 4,491 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,566 33%
 No Earnings 4,879 35%
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 4,491 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,566 33%
 No Earnings 4,879 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,150 90.8%
 Public transportation 16 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 530 7.8%
 Worked at Home 69 1.0%
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. 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 548 13%
 High School Graduate 2,578 59%
 Associate's degree 144 3%
 Bachelor's degree 769 18%
 Master's degree 167 4%
 Professional school degree 97 2%
 Doctorate degree 75 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,898 84.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 117 5.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 231 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38237

ZIP Code 38237 is in the Weakley County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38237.

Martin Elementary
300 South College St
Martin, TN 38237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Weakley County School District
Martin Middle School
700 Fowler Rd
Martin, TN 38237
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Weakley County School District
Martin Primary
215 South College St
Martin, TN 38237
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Weakley County School District
Westview High School
8161 Hwy 45
Martin, TN 38237
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Weakley County School District

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