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ZIP Code 38375

Primary City:Selmer, TN (View All Cities)
County: Mcnairy County
Timezone: Central (3:52am)
Area code: 731 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.2, -88.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38375

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38375. 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 38375. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38375, 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:
Selmer, TN
Unacceptable:
Lawton

Stats and Demographics for the 38375 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38375 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 38375 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38375 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,251
Population Density 81 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,212
Median Home Value $86,200
Land Area 114.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,676
Median Household Income $31,980

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2743033363142572612492522953303322843022221911339249
Female257307268358217219263295318360323317313289213160155143
Total531610604672474480512547613690655601615511404293247192

Gender

 Male 4,476 48%
 Female 4,775 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,050 87.0%
 Black Or African American 902 9.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 24 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 83 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 172 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3821237452453948029692
Renter92205232226158888238
Total130417606750697568378130

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,766 48%
 Single Guardian 710 19%
 Singles 1,050 29%
 Singles With Roommate 150 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,506 68%
 Households with Kids 1,170 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6842546350596668606461638167657278584156
Female5543584468575855696051465952607188746548
Total12385112107118116124123129124112109140119125143166132106104

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38375 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38375 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 38375 real estate data, the median home value of $86,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38375 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38375 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38375 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,049 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 60 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 126 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,403 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,152 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,121 27%
 Households Vacant 536 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 108 20.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 72 13.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 9.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 290 54.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 43 4%
 1 Bedroom 242 20%
 2 Bedroom 420 35%
 3+ Bedroom 483 41%
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 $31,980 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38375 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. Residents in ZIP code 38375 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 38375 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,263 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,532 20%
 No Earnings 4,060 52%
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 2,263 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,532 20%
 No Earnings 4,060 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,938 89.4%
 Public transportation 184 5.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 1.4%
 Worked at Home 100 3.0%
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 813 26.5%
 High School Graduate 1,913 62.3%
 Associate's degree 66 2.1%
 Bachelor's degree 195 6.4%
 Master's degree 73 2.4%
 Professional school degree 10 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,442 86.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 144 8.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 88 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38375

ZIP Code 38375 is in the Mcnairy County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38375.

Selmer Elementary
533 East Poplar Ave
Selmer, TN 38375
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcnairy County School District
Selmer Middle School
635 East Poplar Ave
Selmer, TN 38375
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mcnairy County School District
Mcnairy Central High School
493 High School Rd
Selmer, TN 38375
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mcnairy County School District
Faith Baptist School
1301 Peach St
Selmer, TN 38375
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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