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ZIP Code 38036

Post Office City:Gallaway, TN (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Central (2:30pm)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.321, -89.621
ZIP (~900 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38036

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 38036. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 38036 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:
Gallaway, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 38036 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38036 is located in southwest 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 38036 are primarily black or African American. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38036 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 478
Population Density 757 people per sq mi
Housing Units 197
Median Home Value $88,300
Land Area 0.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 170
Median Household Income $13,438

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 40

Under 5171431
85 Plus02121


 Male 221 46%
 Female 257 54%


 White 192 40.2%
 Black Or African American 276 57.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.2%
 Other Race 3 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 5 1.0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus213

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 27 16%
 Single Guardian 60 35%
 Singles 75 44%
 Singles With Roommate 8 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 114 67%
 Households with Kids 56 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38036 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 38036 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 38036 real estate data, the median home value of $88,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 38036 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38036 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 385 81%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 93 19%
 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 18 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 12 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 140 71%
 Households Vacant 27 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 85%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 2%
 1 Bedroom 63 36%
 2 Bedroom 64 37%
 3+ Bedroom 44 25%
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 $13,438 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 38036 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 38036 can expect to fall in that range. 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 Gallaway, TN transportation.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 97 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 21%
 No Earnings 264 58%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 97 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 21%
 No Earnings 264 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 121 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 13%
 Worked at Home 3 2%
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 125 36%
 High School Graduate 203 59%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 16 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 48 61%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 29%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38036

ZIP Code 38036 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38036.

Gallaway Christian Academy
377 Main St.
Gallaway, TN 38036
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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