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ZIP Code 38340

Primary City:Henderson, TN (View All Cities)
County: Chester County
Timezone: Central (6:44am)
Area code: 731 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.4, -88.7
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38340

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38340. 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 38340. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38340, 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:
Henderson, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 38340 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38340 is located in southwest 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 38340 are primarily white. The number of young 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 single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38340 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,935
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,117
Median Home Value $105,100
Land Area 177.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,544
Median Household Income $42,056

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3904014526376473703463753664153753163352591731298879
Female367421445669720331416417386413408374353275238198164187
Total7578228971,3061,367701762792752828783690688534411327252266

Gender

 Male 6,153 48%
 Female 6,782 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,081 85.7%
 Black Or African American 1,426 11.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.4%
 Asian 52 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 117 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 210 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51329552640653492294118
Renter1903472682481471116935
Total241676820888800603363153

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,453 54%
 Single Guardian 840 18%
 Singles 1,090 24%
 Singles With Roommate 161 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,884 63%
 Households with Kids 1,660 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6984847465848778871218380779110584111129208178
Female78757374837891927797938983831007282172243206
Total147159157148148162178170164218176169160174205156193301451384

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38340 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 38340 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 38340 real estate data, the median home value of $105,100 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 38340. Rentals in 38340 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38340 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,698 90.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 23 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 127 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,087 8.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,870 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,259 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,415 28%
 Households Vacant 573 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 143 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 91 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 237 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 1%
 1 Bedroom 144 10%
 2 Bedroom 613 44%
 3+ Bedroom 620 45%
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 $42,056 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38340 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. Most commuters in 38340 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,195 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,564 24%
 No Earnings 4,019 37%
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 4,195 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,564 24%
 No Earnings 4,019 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,170 91.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 229 4.1%
 Worked at Home 235 4.2%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 755 21%
 High School Graduate 2,034 56%
 Associate's degree 252 7%
 Bachelor's degree 271 7%
 Master's degree 159 4%
 Professional school degree 55 2%
 Doctorate degree 91 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,334 84.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 174 6.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 260 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38340

ZIP Code 38340 is in the Chester County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38340.

Chester County Junior High School
930 East Main St
Henderson, TN 38340
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chester County School District
East Chester Elementary School
708 East Main St
Henderson, TN 38340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chester County School District
W Chester Elementary School
1243 West Main St
Henderson, TN 38340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chester County School District
Chester County Middle School
634 East Main St
Henderson, TN 38340
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chester County School District
Chester County High School
552 East Main St
Henderson, TN 38340
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chester County School District

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