37879 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Cities: Tazewell, TN (2.49%), New Tazewell, TN (0.03%)
Counties: Claiborne County, TN (84.94%), Hancock County, TN (15.06%)
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 11,162
Zip code population in 2010: 10,634
Zip code population in 2000: 9,771

Houses and condos: 4,919
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,037
% of renters here:

25%
State:

34%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 37879: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 174.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 3.2 sq. mi.
Population density: 64 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

0.6% ($590)
Tennessee:

0.7% ($1,049)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $579 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $606 (0.7%)

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Males: 5,278  (47.3%)
Females: 5,884  (52.7%)

For population 25 years and over in 37879:

For population 15 years and over in 37879:

Zip code 37879 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 37879

  • Zip code 37879 races chart
    • 10,299White population
    • 104Black population
    • 24American Indian population
    • 25Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 4Some other race population
    • 107Two or more races population
    • 71Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 2,968
Rural population: 8,193

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $94,900
37879:

$94,900
Tennessee:

$140,300



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists there were 14 registered sex offenders living in 37879 zip code as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 37879 to the number of sex offenders is 975 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is smaller than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.9 years
Tennessee median age:

38.5 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.6 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 37879, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $35,560 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$35,560
State:

$53,767

Salary/wage: $32,364 (reported on 83.3% of returns)
Here:

$32,364
State:

$45,421
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 75.1% for AGIs below $25k, 83.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 82.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 82.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 70.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 35.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,486 (reported on 27.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,486
Tennessee:

$1,732
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,332 (reported on 6.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,332
State:

$6,739
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$4,993 (reported on 11.1% of returns)
Here:

+$4,993
State:

+$19,082
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,889 (reported on 16.7% of returns)
Here:

+$10,889
State:

+$15,240
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.7% for AGIs below $25k, 2.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $9,745 (reported on 5.4% of returns)
37879:

$9,745
Tennessee:

$15,505
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $19,833 (23% of AGI, reported on 9.7% of returns)
Here:

$19,833
State:

$21,976

Here:

23.1% of AGI
State:

17.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.1% for AGIs below $25k, 4.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $4,974 (reported on 6.2% of returns)
Here:

$4,974
State:

$6,709
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $3,342 (reported on 9.7% of returns)
37879:

$3,342
State:

$4,829
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,387 (reported on 29.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,387
State:

$2,404
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 37879, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $30,639 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$30,639
State:

$44,088

Salary/wage: $27,685 (reported on 84.0% of returns)
Here:

$27,685
State:

$38,825
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 98.3% for AGIs below $10k, 81.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 85.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 82.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 40.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,171 (reported on 34.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,171
Tennessee:

$1,802
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.5% for AGIs below $10k, 2.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,391 (reported on 8.5% of returns)
Here:

$3,391
State:

$3,727
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,866 (reported on 8.7% of returns)
Here:

+$6,866
State:

+$15,776
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,386 (reported on 17.9% of returns)
Here:

+$9,386
State:

+$12,882
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 17.4% for AGIs below $10k, 7.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.4% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,913 (reported on 2.9% of returns)
37879:

$2,913
Tennessee:

$2,934
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,864 (20% of AGI, reported on 8.8% of returns)
Here:

$17,864
State:

$18,035

Here:

19.5% of AGI
State:

19.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,716 (4% of AGI, reported on 6.5% of returns)
Here:

$4,716
State:

$5,167

Here:

4.4% of AGI
State:

5.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,473 (reported on 68.6% of returns)
37879:

$4,473
State:

$7,482
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $10k, 3.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 24.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,692 (reported on 28.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,692
State:

$1,826

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 77.5%
Here:

78%
State:

60%
(% for various income ranges: 75.1% for AGIs below $10k, 78.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 77.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 79.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 76.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 87.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$33,099
Tennessee:

$44,297
Tazewell, TN (37879) map Nearest zip codes: 37752, 24248, 37881, 37888, 37825, 37724.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

51.7%
Tennessee:

50.2%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

3.9%
Tennessee:

5.4%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,215
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,991


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 92 (60 now married, 32 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 2,718 (1,345 now married, 1,373 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 37879 with a mortgage: 1,351 (48 second mortgage, 20 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,818

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $883
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S278

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

24.8%
Whole state:

17.8%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

13.9%
Whole state:

10.0%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.5
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  • Notable locations in zip code 37879: Clinch River (A), Sycamore Hall (B), Rob Camp (C), Lone Mountain Dock (D), Brooks Ferry (E), Springdale Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (F), Springdale Volunteer Fire Department Station 3 (G), Springdale Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (H), North Tazewell Volunteer Fire Department (I), Alanthus Hill Volunteer Fire Department (J), South Claiborne Volunteer Fire Department Station 43 (K), New Tazewell Fire Department (L), Claiborne County EMS (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 37879 include: Lone Hill Church (A), Little Sycamore Church (B), Little Mulberry Church (C), Duncan Chapel (D), Furgerson Chapel (E), Liberty Church (F), Raven Hill Church (G), Bethel Baptist Church (H), Goins Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Hopkins Cemetery (1), Suber Cemetery (2), Howardton Cemetery (3), Seal Cemetery (4), Irish Cemetery (5), Jackson Cemetery (6), Turner Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoir: Greer Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Long Branch (A), Lick Branch (B), Kelly Branch (C), Jennings Branch (D), Hoop Creek (E), Hodges Branch (F), Fourmile Creek (G), Lonesome Valley Creek (H), Cedar Fork Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 302010 or later
  • 8002000 to 2009
  • 9691990 to 1999
  • 7941980 to 1989
  • 8881970 to 1979
  • 4841960 to 1969
  • 2661950 to 1959
  • 2761940 to 1949
  • 4121939 or earlier

Zip code 37879 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Tazewell, TN (37879)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 451 bedroom
  • 6552 bedrooms
  • 1,9433 bedrooms
  • 4194 bedrooms
  • 1075+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tazewell, TN (37879)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1181 bedroom
  • 5432 bedrooms
  • 2653 bedrooms
  • 1004 bedrooms
  • 115+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Tazewell, TN (37879) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 120no vehicle
  • 7931 vehicle
  • 1,2642 vehicles
  • 6653 vehicles
  • 2354 vehicles
  • 925+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Tazewell, TN (37879) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 125no vehicle
  • 5101 vehicle
  • 3072 vehicles
  • 843 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $466.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $94,900
37879:

$94,900
Tennessee:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $63,700 - $143,800

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 12.5%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 70.6%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,052

Size of family households: 1,392 2-persons, 633 3-persons, 376 4-persons, 353 5-persons, 81 6-persons, 54 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,186 1-person, 131 2-persons

1,662 married couples with children.
509 single-parent households (67 men, 442 women).

99.8% of residents of 37879 zip code speak English at home.
0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (42% very well, 58% well).

Foreign born population: 8 (0.1%)
(50.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.1%
Whole state:

4.7%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 100%Germany

Most common first ancestries reported in 37879 (%)

  • 48%American
  • 11%Other groups
  • 7%Irish
  • 6%English
  • 4%German
  • 1%French (except Basque)
  • 1%Scotch-Irish

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 221990 to 1999
  • 55Before 1990

Zip code 37879 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 37879:

All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 37879

Zip code 37879 marital status for males
Zip code 37879 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 7.2%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 5.9%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 80%Electricity
  • 11%Wood
  • 4%Utility gas
  • 3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1%No fuel used

Population in 1990: 8,567. Population change in the 1990s: +1,204 (+14.1%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


64% of the 37879 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Tennessee.

94% of the 37879 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 2% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 205
Here:

14.5%
Tennessee:

12.2%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 54
Here:

8.4%
Tennessee:

12.7%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 289
Here:

55.8%
Tennessee:

22.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 60,078Legal occupations
  • 46,750Management occupations
  • 41,250Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 38,710Community and social service occupations
  • 37,337Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 34,583Transportation occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 77 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 86 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 86 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 53 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally ill

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 37879 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8770.6 years
William6773.5 years
Mary6578.4 years
John4775.3 years
Robert4173.3 years
George3974.2 years
Charles2966.8 years
Roy2873.9 years
Frank2575.4 years
Thomas2478.3 years
Most common last names in zip code 37879 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brooks7273.7 years
Hurst5773.7 years
Smith5377.1 years
Campbell4377.9 years
Ramsey3168.5 years
Johnson2970.6 years
Reece2973.8 years
Collins2870.7 years
Whitaker2574.9 years
Williams2575.7 years
Businesses in zip code 37879
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Sears1
H&R Block1Subway1
Hardee's1Taco Bell1
KFC1U-Haul3
McDonald's1UPS1

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