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ZIP Code 38477

Primary City:Prospect, TN (View All Cities)
County: Giles County
Timezone: Central (3:53pm)
Area code: 931 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -87.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38477

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38477. 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 38477. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38477, 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:
Prospect, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 38477 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38477 is located in south 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 38477 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38477 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,766
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,304
Median Home Value $98,100
Land Area 94.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,135
Median Household Income $44,952

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56664130
5-97773150
10-149277169
15-198991180
20-247049119
25-297050120
30-347659135
35-398271153
40-4493106199
45-49114127241
50-54135126261
55-59123123246
60-64113103216
65-698489173
70-745948107
75-79424284
80-84112435
85 Plus133548

Gender

 Male 1,409 51%
 Female 1,357 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,416 87.3%
 Black Or African American 239 8.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.7%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 75 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2481018
25-34554398
35-4413938177
45-5423434268
55-6423228260
65-7417317190
75-8482688
85 Plus30636

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 664 59%
 Single Guardian 160 14%
 Singles 282 25%
 Singles With Roommate 29 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 823 73%
 Households with Kids 312 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1141226
2101323
313922
4191534
5131326
6151227
7141933
8131124
9221840
10171330
11211839
12231134
13172138
14141428
15121729
16201737
17202141
18231942
19141731
2010414

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38477 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38477 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 38477 real estate data, the median home value of $98,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38477 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38477 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38477 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,766 100%
 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 541 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 412 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 182 14%
 Households Vacant 169 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 4.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 17 10.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 24.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 95 56.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 5%
 2 Bedroom 86 46%
 3+ Bedroom 91 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 $44,952 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38477 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, 38477 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. However, that is not the case in 38477. 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 959 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 542 22%
 No Earnings 921 38%
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 959 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 542 22%
 No Earnings 921 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,226 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 1%
 Worked at Home 17 1%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 266 24.9%
 High School Graduate 658 61.6%
 Associate's degree 6 0.6%
 Bachelor's degree 87 8.1%
 Master's degree 27 2.5%
 Professional school degree 7 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 17 1.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 340 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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