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ZIP Code 38485

Primary City:Waynesboro, TN (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Central (8:11pm)
Area code: 931 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.3, -87.8
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38485

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38485. 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 38485. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38485, 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:
Waynesboro, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 38485 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38485 is located in southwest 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 38485 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38485 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,502
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,115
Median Home Value $74,400
Land Area 270.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,659
Median Household Income $32,641

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5201182383
5-9196154350
10-14208185393
15-19255205460
20-24146163309
25-29167150317
30-34166187353
35-39213203416
40-44219225444
45-49221245466
50-54228218446
55-59207236443
60-64201245446
65-69180192372
70-74145180325
75-7993141234
80-8461100161
85 Plus51133184

Gender

 Male 3,158 49%
 Female 3,344 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,351 97.7%
 Black Or African American 49 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.3%
 Asian 13 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 56 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24455297
25-34171124295
35-44337115452
45-5439492486
55-6443079509
65-7435685441
75-8421462276
85 Plus8419103

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,363 51%
 Single Guardian 434 16%
 Singles 762 29%
 Singles With Roommate 100 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,871 70%
 Households with Kids 788 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1303464
2463177
3403676
4454085
5462672
6334780
7382765
8402363
9393170
10455297
11413778
12403878
13393271
14432669
15503484
16504494
177148119
18434386
19413677
20244367

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38485 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 38485 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 38485 real estate data, the median home value of $74,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38485 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38485 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38485 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,261 96.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 43 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 45 0.7%
 Nursing Facilities 129 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,071 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 960 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 628 20%
 Households Vacant 456 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 84 18.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 47 10.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 4.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 88 19.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 216 47.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 5%
 1 Bedroom 42 8%
 2 Bedroom 267 49%
 3+ Bedroom 212 39%
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 $32,641 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38485 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38485 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. More commuters in 38485 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,942 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,148 21%
 No Earnings 2,504 45%
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 1,942 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,148 21%
 No Earnings 2,504 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,612 97.1%
 Public transportation 12 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 1.9%
 Worked at Home 17 0.6%
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 459 19.8%
 High School Graduate 1,583 68.3%
 Associate's degree 97 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 126 5.4%
 Master's degree 16 0.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 36 1.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,010 92.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 3.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 4.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38485

ZIP Code 38485 is in the Wayne County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38485.

Waynesboro Elementary
115 Helton St
Waynesboro, TN 38485
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County School District
Waynesboro Middle School
407 South Main St
Waynesboro, TN 38485
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wayne County School District
Wayne County High School
707 South Main St
Waynesboro, TN 38485
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wayne County School District
Wayne County Technology Center
703 South Main St
Waynesboro, TN 38485
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wayne County School District
Wayne Academy
942 Andrew Jackson Dr
Waynesboro, TN 38485
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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