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ZIP Code 38141

Post Office City:Memphis, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Oakhaven
County: Shelby County
Timezone: Central (3:03am)
Area code: 901 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.01, -89.85
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38141

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 38141. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 38141 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:
Memphis, TN
Unacceptable:
Mem, Mphs

Stats and Demographics for the 38141 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38141 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 38141 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38141 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,462
Population Density 2,879 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,982
Median Home Value $97,200
Land Area 7.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,507
Median Household Income $51,228

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 33


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58378381,675
5-99799551,934
10-141,1561,1312,287
15-191,0241,0792,103
20-246736151,288
25-296937571,450
30-348049701,774
35-399271,1872,114
40-448169881,804
45-497471,0181,765
50-546158051,420
55-594656591,124
60-64353467820
65-69191238429
70-74101131232
75-795163114
80-84215879
85 Plus173350

Gender

 Male 10,470 47%
 Female 11,992 53%
Gender

Race

 White 2,175 9.7%
 Black Or African American 17,963 80.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.3%
 Asian 212 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 1,779 7.9%
 Two Or More Races 253 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-248462146
25-348985191,417
35-441,6745592,233
45-541,6113281,939
55-641,0611491,210
65-7437256428
75-8410314117
85 Plus14317

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,932 39%
 Single Guardian 2,752 37%
 Singles 1,541 21%
 Singles With Roommate 282 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,826 51%
 Households with Kids 3,681 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1152156308
2170159329
3175181356
4193178371
5192181373
6190166356
7182187369
8197199396
9218222440
10250223473
11210233443
12222231453
13247218465
14227226453
15193245438
16233239472
17230233463
18200201401
19168161329
20156143299

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38141 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38141 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 38141 real estate data, the median home value of $97,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38141 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38141 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38141 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,462 100%
 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 5,537 69%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 280 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,690 21%
 Households Vacant 475 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 129 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 158 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 164 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 25 1%
 2 Bedroom 367 17%
 3+ Bedroom 1,814 82%
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 $51,228 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38141 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, 38141 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 38141 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,555 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,718 23%
 No Earnings 4,141 25%
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 8,555 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,718 23%
 No Earnings 4,141 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,477 95.9%
 Public transportation 51 0.5%
 Taxicab 41 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 229 2.1%
 Worked at Home 125 1.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,162 8.6%
 High School Graduate 9,115 67.4%
 Associate's degree 751 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,552 11.5%
 Master's degree 760 5.6%
 Professional school degree 123 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 61 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,771 85.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 328 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 508 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38141

ZIP Code 38141 is in the following school districts: Memphis School District and Private. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38141.

Memphis School of Excellence
4450 South Mendenhall
Memphis, TN 38141
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Memphis School District
Ross Elementary
4890 Ross Rd
Memphis, TN 38141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Crump Elementary
4405 Crump Rd
Memphis, TN 38141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Memphis School District
Cotton Tail Christian Academy
5225 Shady Ridge Dr
Memphis, TN 38141
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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