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ZIP Code 38462

Primary City:Hohenwald, TN (View All Cities)
County: Lewis County
Timezone: Central (4:31am)
Area code: 931 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.5, -87.5
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38462

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38462. 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 38462. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38462, 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:
Hohenwald, TN
Acceptable:
Kimmins

Stats and Demographics for the 38462 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38462 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 38462 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 parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38462 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,297
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,597
Median Home Value $89,500
Land Area 198.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,030
Median Household Income $33,903

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male 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
Male3253443803532662852663103013653993393452571861318762
Female309319341340284274277345296390398388355291207189141152
Total634663721693550559543655597755797727700548393320228214

Gender

 Male 5,001 49%
 Female 5,296 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,865 95.8%
 Black Or African American 161 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.3%
 Asian 43 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 28 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 166 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5325748465668550929780
Renter105179195199136987225
Total158436679855821607369105

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,111 52%
 Single Guardian 719 18%
 Singles 1,038 26%
 Singles With Roommate 162 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,723 68%
 Households with Kids 1,307 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6471617762876165698563817180827771517262
Female7648706063756461566471588167757567645951
Total140119131137125162125126125149134139152147157152138115131113

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38462 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 38462 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 38462 real estate data, the median home value of $89,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38462 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38462 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38462 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,080 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 60 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 124 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,690 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,331 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,009 22%
 Households Vacant 567 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 97 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 68 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 111 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 247 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 278 25%
 2 Bedroom 223 20%
 3+ Bedroom 619 55%
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 $33,903 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38462 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. Most commuters in 38462 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,517 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,056 25%
 No Earnings 3,504 43%
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 2,517 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,056 25%
 No Earnings 3,504 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,464 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 62 2%
 Worked at Home 120 3%
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 803 23.7%
 High School Graduate 2,097 61.8%
 Associate's degree 81 2.4%
 Bachelor's degree 270 8.0%
 Master's degree 106 3.1%
 Professional school degree 23 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,881 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 229 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38462

ZIP Code 38462 is in the Lewis County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38462.

Lewis County Middle School
207 South Court St
Hohenwald, TN 38462
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lewis County School District
Lewis County Elementary
305 South Oak St
Hohenwald, TN 38462
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lewis County School District
Lewis County Intermediate School
310 Park Ave South
Hohenwald, TN 38462
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lewis County School District
Lewis County High School
818 West Main St
Hohenwald, TN 38462
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lewis County School District
Hohenwald Christian Academy
652 Swan Ave
Hohenwald, TN 38462
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private
General Assembly Academy
161 Baker Rd
Hohenwald, TN 38462
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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