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ZIP Code 38548

Primary City:Buffalo Valley, TN (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (1:58am)
Coordinates:36.16, -85.79
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38548

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38548. 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 38548. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38548, 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:
Buffalo Valley, TN
Acceptable:
Buffalo Vly

Stats and Demographics for the 38548 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38548 is located in north 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 38548 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38548 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 731
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 362
Median Home Value $91,900
Land Area 26.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 299
Median Household Income $34,063

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1721333321212116323032243020191093
Female202419141817192031222531242115577
Total374552473938403663525755544134151610

Gender

 Male 392 54%
 Female 339 46%
Gender

Race

 White 698 95.5%
 Black Or African American 3 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.5%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 13 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52234565244217
Renter7917118411
Total123151676048228

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 174 58%
 Single Guardian 42 14%
 Singles 70 23%
 Singles With Roommate 13 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 205 69%
 Households with Kids 94 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4263444541168531358437
Female43642853634444434302
Total8512761298101410129717812739

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38548 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38548 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 38548 real estate data, the median home value of $91,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38548 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38548 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38548 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 731 100%
 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 134 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 107 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 58 16%
 Households Vacant 63 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 32%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 19 61%
 3+ Bedroom 12 39%
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 $34,063 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38548 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 38548 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 129 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 85 19%
 No Earnings 222 51%
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 129 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 85 19%
 No Earnings 222 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 156 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 8 5%
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 49 26%
 High School Graduate 133 69%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 10 5%
 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 149 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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