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ZIP Code 38042

Post Office City:Hickory Valley, TN (View All Cities)
County: Hardeman County
Timezone: Central (1:37pm)
Area code: 731 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.14, -89.14
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38042

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 38042. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 38042 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:
Hickory Valley, TN
Acceptable:
Hickory Vly

Stats and Demographics for the 38042 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38042 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 38042 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38042 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 796
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 375
Median Home Value $84,400
Land Area 49.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 311
Median Household Income $28,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5271441
5-9193554
10-14283058
15-19271441
20-24242347
25-29202545
30-34261945
35-39222244
40-44293059
45-49263359
50-54202949
55-59253560
60-64313162
65-69302959
70-74171229
75-7971118
80-846915
85 Plus6511

Gender

 Male 390 49%
 Female 406 51%
Gender

Race

 White 509 63.9%
 Black Or African American 271 34.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.5%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24336
25-34171330
35-44381553
45-54561066
55-64561268
65-7450454
75-8421324
85 Plus9110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 156 50%
 Single Guardian 72 23%
 Singles 67 22%
 Singles With Roommate 16 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 219 70%
 Households with Kids 92 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1639
2538
3527
47613
5246
63710
74812
841014
96612
10549
113710
127815
137916
14628
15549
16527
175510
188210
19415
205510

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38042 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38042 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 38042 real estate data, the median home value of $84,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38042 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38042 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38042 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 796 100%
 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 150 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 100 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 61 16%
 Households Vacant 64 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 5 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 37%
 2 Bedroom 9 15%
 3+ Bedroom 30 48%
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 $28,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38042 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. However, that is not the case in 38042. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 245 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 157 19%
 No Earnings 424 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 245 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 157 19%
 No Earnings 424 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 351 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 7 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. 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 177 26%
 High School Graduate 398 58%
 Associate's degree 51 7%
 Bachelor's degree 46 7%
 Master's degree 13 2%
 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 154 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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