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ZIP Code 38343

Post Office City:Humboldt, TN (View All Cities)
County: Gibson County
Timezone: Central (8:39pm)
Coordinates:35.8, -89.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38343

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 38343. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 38343 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:
Humboldt, TN
Acceptable:
Three Way

Stats and Demographics for the 38343 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38343 is located in western Tennessee and covers a slightly higher 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 38343 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38343 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Humboldt, TN households.

Population 15,619
Population Density 113 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,037
Median Home Value $91,100
Land Area 138.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,279
Median Household Income $36,971

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55364771,013
5-95025371,039
10-14506475981
15-19501451952
20-24367410777
25-29424487911
30-34444439883
35-39410460870
40-44416483899
45-495766481,224
50-545696161,185
55-595586011,159
60-644635921,055
65-69366397763
70-74288347635
75-79205277482
80-84146217363
85 Plus143285428

Gender

 Male 7,420 48%
 Female 8,199 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,416 66.7%
 Black Or African American 4,817 30.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.1%
 Asian 25 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 175 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 165 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2448162210
25-34395399794
35-44615350965
45-549453751,320
55-641,0422791,321
65-74757147904
75-8444389532
85 Plus18746233

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,994 48%
 Single Guardian 1,359 22%
 Singles 1,715 27%
 Singles With Roommate 211 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,342 69%
 Households with Kids 1,937 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
110398201
212490214
3124112236
410196197
510799206
6103114217
79586181
8100113213
997125222
1010595200
1195107202
1210083183
13105103208
1410187188
1510095195
1611990209
1710497201
189793190
198176157
206484148

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38343 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38343 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1990s. Looking at 38343 real estate data, the median home value of $91,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38343 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38343 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38343 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,268 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 17 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 334 2.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,687 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,745 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,847 26%
 Households Vacant 758 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 207 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 111 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 44 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 355 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 67 4%
 1 Bedroom 202 11%
 2 Bedroom 632 36%
 3+ Bedroom 875 49%
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 $36,971 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38343 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. 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 38343 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 4,440 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,751 22%
 No Earnings 5,309 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 4,440 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,751 22%
 No Earnings 5,309 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,812 95.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 139 2.3%
 Worked at Home 108 1.8%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,982 18%
 High School Graduate 6,844 61%
 Associate's degree 663 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,077 10%
 Master's degree 426 4%
 Professional school degree 148 1%
 Doctorate degree 98 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,333 77.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 333 11.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 350 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38343

ZIP Code 38343 is in the Humboldt School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38343.

East Elementary School
1520 North 30th Av
Humboldt, TN 38343
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Humboldt School District
Stigall Primary School
301 Westside Dr
Humboldt, TN 38343
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Humboldt School District
Humboldt Junior/Senior High School
2600 Viking Dr
Humboldt, TN 38343
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Humboldt School District

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