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ZIP Code 38392

Primary City:Mercer, TN (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (3:56am)
Area code: 731 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.5, -89.0
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38392

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38392. 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 38392. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38392, 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:
Mercer, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 38392 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38392 is located in southwest 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 38392 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 higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38392 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 776
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 371
Median Home Value $76,100
Land Area 33.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 320
Median Household Income $50,595

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male202728282314182830273043242519806
Female1827181516222823213032272626206149
Total385446433936465151576270505139141415

Gender

 Male 398 51%
 Female 378 49%
Gender

Race

 White 636 82.0%
 Black Or African American 122 15.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 8 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner417445057521711
Renter312111813641
Total729556870582112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 168 53%
 Single Guardian 49 15%
 Singles 88 28%
 Singles With Roommate 15 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 232 73%
 Households with Kids 88 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male33668158542976966528
Female03376644745216434135
Total36913147912128711812139106513

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38392 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38392 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 38392 real estate data, the median home value of $76,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38392 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38392 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38392 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 776 100%
 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 138 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 114 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 68 18%
 Households Vacant 51 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 44%
 3+ Bedroom 18 56%
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 $50,595 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38392 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 38392 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 38392 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 172 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 61 13%
 No Earnings 230 50%
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 172 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 61 13%
 No Earnings 230 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 178 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 32 15%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 47 22%
 High School Graduate 159 75%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 5 2%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 88 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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