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ZIP Code 37694

Post Office City:Watauga, TN (View All Cities)
County: Carter County
Timezone: Eastern (11:30am)
Coordinates:36.38, -82.28
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37694

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 37694. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 37694 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Watauga, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37694 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37694 is located in northeast 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 37694 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37694 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,955
Population Density 150 people per sq mi
Housing Units 922
Median Home Value $88,200
Land Area 13.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 807
Median Household Income $35,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5584199
5-95250102
10-146552117
15-198061141
20-245749106
25-29553590
30-34434285
35-395567122
40-448281163
45-4980103183
50-549477171
55-596873141
60-646670136
65-696655121
70-74383876
75-79262551
80-84111526
85 Plus71825

Gender

 Male 1,003 51%
 Female 952 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,884 96.4%
 Black Or African American 19 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.3%
 Asian 8 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 32 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24101424
25-34424082
35-449044134
45-5415137188
55-6414524169
65-7410924133
75-8453356
85 Plus19221

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 437 54%
 Single Guardian 121 15%
 Singles 208 26%
 Singles With Roommate 41 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 577 71%
 Households with Kids 230 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1151227
213821
38816
47714
551318
681119
711718
812921
9161026
1017724
119615
12141731
1314721
14111526
15121931
1614822
17151631
1820828
19191029
20171532

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37694 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37694 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 37694 real estate data, the median home value of $88,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37694 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37694 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37694 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,955 100%
 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 316 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 303 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 188 20%
 Households Vacant 115 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 7 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 63 41%
 3+ Bedroom 90 59%
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 $35,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37694 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. More commuters in 37694 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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.

For more information, see Watauga, TN household income.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 619 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 328 20%
 No Earnings 698 42%
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 619 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 328 20%
 No Earnings 698 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 863 97.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.1%
 Worked at Home 20 2.3%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 286 20.9%
 High School Graduate 810 59.1%
 Associate's degree 130 9.5%
 Bachelor's degree 101 7.4%
 Master's degree 39 2.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 208 93.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37694

ZIP Code 37694 is in the Carter County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37694.

Range Elementary
655 Watauga Rd
Watauga, TN 37694
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carter County School District

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