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ZIP Code 37843

Primary City:Parrottsville, TN (View All Cities)
County: Cocke County
Timezone: Eastern (6:07pm)
Area code: 423 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.0, -83.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37843. 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 37843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37843, 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:
Parrottsville, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37843 is located in east 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 37843 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 less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37843 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,725
Population Density 72 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,749
Median Home Value $116,200
Land Area 51.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,516
Median Household Income $40,305

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 510976185
5-910890198
10-14123130253
15-19121107228
20-248991180
25-297891169
30-34107107214
35-39109101210
40-44124137261
45-49158156314
50-54127170297
55-59136147283
60-64155161316
65-69117107224
70-747679155
75-795271123
80-84283462
85 Plus203353

Gender

 Male 1,837 49%
 Female 1,888 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,556 95.5%
 Black Or African American 72 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 12 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 23 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 57 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24122739
25-3410560165
35-4418655241
45-5427450324
55-6430535340
65-7421629245
75-841198127
85 Plus31435

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 863 57%
 Single Guardian 235 16%
 Singles 362 24%
 Singles With Roommate 56 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,078 71%
 Households with Kids 438 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1181533
2202040
3251237
4341549
5171633
6211637
7202040
8262046
9241842
10233356
11282149
12252146
13232750
14242852
15202545
16241943
17203353
18321143
19251944
20192039

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37843 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37843 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 37843 real estate data, the median home value of $116,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 37843. Rentals in 37843 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,725 100%
 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 635 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 613 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 268 15%
 Households Vacant 233 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 26 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 125 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 104 44%
 3+ Bedroom 131 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 $40,305 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 37843 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 37843. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 929 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 795 25%
 No Earnings 1,467 46%
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 929 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 795 25%
 No Earnings 1,467 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,380 96.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 0.6%
 Worked at Home 37 2.6%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 293 22.0%
 High School Graduate 851 64.0%
 Associate's degree 68 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 78 5.9%
 Master's degree 18 1.4%
 Professional school degree 10 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 513 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 4.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 95 15.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37843

ZIP Code 37843 is in the Cocke County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37843.

Parrottsville Elementary
1901 Hwy 321
Parrottsville, TN 37843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cocke County School District

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