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ZIP Code 38301

Primary City:Jackson, TN (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (8:08pm)
Area code: 731 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -88.9
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38301. 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 38301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38301, 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:
Jackson, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 38301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38301 is located in west 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 38301 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 38301 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,613
Population Density 222 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,910
Median Home Value $79,400
Land Area 165.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,795
Median Household Income $29,156

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2891,1841,1791,6101,5511,0261,0251,0041,0181,1641,2531,129943675496348318214
Female1,2641,1581,1021,6611,5381,2111,1421,0421,1011,2931,3851,2021,028840650566505499
Total2,5532,3422,2813,2713,0892,2372,1672,0462,1192,4572,6382,3311,9711,5151,146914823713

Gender

 Male 17,426 48%
 Female 19,187 52%
Gender

Race

 White 16,515 45.1%
 Black Or African American 18,996 51.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 55 0.2%
 Asian 76 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 413 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 545 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1156701,0231,6311,7521,269938371
Renter7241,3631,1701,17685542321699
Total8392,0332,1932,8072,6071,6921,154470

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,712 34%
 Single Guardian 4,067 29%
 Singles 4,284 31%
 Singles With Roommate 732 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,336 68%
 Households with Kids 4,459 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male256266247250241236238240229269229228241212238250297377448402
Female269254244239250215224235234232231233205201231257271421481405
Total525520491489491451462475463501460461446413469507568798929807

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38301 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38301 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 38301 real estate data, the median home value of $79,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38301 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38301 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,584 91.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 449 1.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 297 0.8%
 Other Institutional 540 1.5%
 College Student Housing 1,424 3.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 314 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,701 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,068 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,026 38%
 Households Vacant 2,115 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,006 47.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 1.5%
 For Sale Only 242 11.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 2.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 735 34.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 169 3%
 1 Bedroom 914 16%
 2 Bedroom 2,734 47%
 3+ Bedroom 2,057 35%
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 $29,156 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38301 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 38301 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 8,969 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,837 24%
 No Earnings 12,777 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 8,969 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,837 24%
 No Earnings 12,777 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,714 91.8%
 Public transportation 138 1.1%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 64 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 415 3.3%
 Worked at Home 411 3.2%
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. 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 2,095 19.8%
 High School Graduate 6,724 63.6%
 Associate's degree 356 3.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,003 9.5%
 Master's degree 244 2.3%
 Professional school degree 80 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 72 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,921 83.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 370 5.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 764 10.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38301

ZIP Code 38301 is in the Madison County School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38301.

Parkview Learning Center
905 East Chester St
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Madison County School District
West Tennessee School for Deaf
100 Berryhill Dr
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Tenn School for Deaf School District
Alexander Microsociety Magnet Elementary School
900 North Highland Av
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison County School District
I B Tigrett Middle School
716 Westwood Av
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Madison County School District
Lincoln Magnet School for Mathematics and Science
425 Berry St
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison County School District
The Montessori Elementary School at Bemis
230 D St
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison County School District
Whitehall Pre-K Center
532 Whitehall St
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison County School District
Malesus Elementary
610 Bolivar Hw
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison County School District
Arlington Elementary School
701 Arlington Av
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison County School District
Isaac Lane Technology Magnet Elementary
746 Lexington St
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison County School District
Rose Hill Middle School
2233 Beech Bluff Rd
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Madison County School District
Jackson Central-Merry Academy of Medical Technology H
332 Ln Av
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madison County School District
South Side High School
84 Harts Bridge Rd
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madison County School District
Madison Academic Magnet High School
179 Allen Av
Jackson, TN 38301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madison County School District

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