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ZIP Code 38401

Primary City:Columbia, TN (View All Cities)
County: Maury County
Timezone: Central (6:36am)
Area code: 931 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.7, -87.0
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38401. 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 38401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38401, 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:
Columbia, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 38401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38401 is located in central Tennessee and covers a large 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 38401 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 38401 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 54,469
Population Density 181 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,943
Median Home Value $132,000
Land Area 300.73 sq mi
Water Area 2.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21,443
Median Household Income $41,665

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,9361,8303,766
5-91,8401,8043,644
10-141,8441,7833,627
15-191,8501,6813,531
20-241,6491,6843,333
25-291,7071,8063,513
30-341,6821,8023,484
35-391,6361,6533,289
40-441,6081,7403,348
45-491,8142,1703,984
50-542,1312,2734,404
55-591,8562,0403,896
60-641,6151,6833,298
65-691,0351,1952,230
70-747599081,667
75-795588381,396
80-843877091,096
85 Plus271692963

Gender

 Male 26,178 48%
 Female 28,291 52%
Gender

Race

 White 43,103 79.1%
 Black Or African American 8,218 15.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 163 0.3%
 Asian 335 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.0%
 Other Race 1,476 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,158 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242028241,026
25-341,5411,7073,248
35-442,2291,3023,531
45-543,3761,2764,652
55-643,4228194,241
65-742,0894052,494
75-841,3423161,658
85 Plus455138593

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,517 49%
 Single Guardian 4,351 20%
 Singles 5,491 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1,084 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 14,315 67%
 Households with Kids 7,128 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1373333706
2409384793
3399385784
4377356733
5365373738
6375351726
7342332674
8362367729
9396381777
10389383772
11374333707
12371376747
13375348723
14335343678
15365332697
16386320706
17361331692
18378369747
19360329689
20349343692

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38401 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 38401 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 38401 real estate data, the median home value of $132,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38401 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38401 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 53,587 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 245 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 29 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 462 0.8%
 Other Institutional 59 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 87 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,759 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,897 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,787 28%
 Households Vacant 2,500 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,028 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 1%
 For Sale Only 465 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 103 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 824 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 205 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,170 17%
 2 Bedroom 3,501 50%
 3+ Bedroom 2,156 31%
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 $41,665 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38401 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. Most commuters in 38401 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 16,245 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,616 25%
 No Earnings 15,584 37%
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 16,245 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,616 25%
 No Earnings 15,584 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,948 95.5%
 Public transportation 81 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 34 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 414 1.8%
 Worked at Home 514 2.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 2,532 14.9%
 High School Graduate 10,268 60.3%
 Associate's degree 1,038 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 2,122 12.5%
 Master's degree 651 3.8%
 Professional school degree 315 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 92 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,127 75.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,355 12.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,335 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38401

ZIP Code 38401 is in the Maury County School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38401.

E. A. Cox Middle School
633 Bear Creek Pk
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Maury County School District
J. R. Baker Elementary
1301 Hamphire Pk
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Maury County School District
J. Brown Elementary
301 Cord Dr
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Maury County School District
Highland Park Elementary
1606 Highland Av
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Maury County School District
Mcdowell Elementary
714 West 7th St
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Maury County School District
Riverside Elementary
203 Carter St
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Maury County School District
Whitthorne Middle School
915 Lion Pw
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Maury County School District
R Howell Elementary
653 Bear Creek Pk
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Maury County School District
J E Woodard Elementary
207 Rutherford La
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Maury County School District
Columbia Central High School
921 Lion Pw
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Maury County School District
Spring Hill High School
One Raider La
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Maury County School District
The Kings Daughters School
412 W 9th St
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Zion Christian Academy
6901 Old Zion Rd
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Calvary Baptist Academy
1411 School St
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Agathos School of Columbia
1201 Mapleash Ave
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Columbia Academy
1101 W 7th St
Columbia, TN 38401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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