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ZIP Code 38549

Primary City:Byrdstown, TN (View All Cities)
County: Pickett County
Timezone: Central (9:20pm)
Area code: 931 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.5, -85.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38549

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38549. 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 38549. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38549, 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:
Byrdstown, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 38549 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38549 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 38549 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38549 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,679
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,471
Median Home Value $85,500
Land Area 73.59 sq mi
Water Area 7.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,575
Median Household Income $33,828

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male921251159496759289128130107130153143116864229
Female8788978278808797112124129135174141116955560
Total1792132121761741551791862402542362653272842321819789

Gender

 Male 1,842 50%
 Female 1,837 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,610 98.1%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 41 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 17 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner149416119931630115439
Renter334760503536288
Total4714122124935133718247

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 858 54%
 Single Guardian 223 14%
 Singles 451 29%
 Singles With Roommate 43 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,183 75%
 Households with Kids 392 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2216192225322025233028171624201922141916
Female141918172619111913181629191592012192217
Total3635373951513144364844463539293934334133

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38549 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38549 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 38549 real estate data, the median home value of $85,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38549 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38549 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38549 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,605 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 65 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 639 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 639 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 297 12%
 Households Vacant 896 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 79 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 58 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 578 65%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 161 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 1%
 1 Bedroom 32 9%
 2 Bedroom 109 29%
 3+ Bedroom 230 61%
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 $33,828 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38549 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38549 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 38549 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,209 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 743 23%
 No Earnings 1,280 40%
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 1,209 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 743 23%
 No Earnings 1,280 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,744 99.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 0.7%
 Worked at Home 5 0.3%
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 295 21.7%
 High School Graduate 861 63.3%
 Associate's degree 6 0.4%
 Bachelor's degree 71 5.2%
 Master's degree 91 6.7%
 Professional school degree 34 2.5%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 629 96.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 0.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 2.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38549

ZIP Code 38549 is in the Pickett County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38549.

Pickett County Elementary
320 Woodlawn Dr
Byrdstown, TN 38549
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pickett County School District
Pickett County High School
200 Skyline Dr
Byrdstown, TN 38549
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pickett County School District

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