37402 Zip Code

Below you will find a comprehensive overview of the statistics and characteristics of the 37402 zip code. These include population demographics, economic characteristics, education data, occupation information, housing characteristics, and more.

Key Information:
StateTennessee
CityChattanooga
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Geo Location35.04357, -85.3184
Population4293
Size3.923 square miles
Median Family Income$35959.00
Median Home Value$350000.00

Population & Demographics

The following information lists the population statistics and breakdown for the 37402 zip code. The total population is 4293, of which, 2351 are male and 1942 are female. With a total area of 3.923 square miles, the population density is 1082.6 people per square mile. The median age of the population is 36.5 years old. Below you’ll find additional information on the population and demographics of this zip code, including age distribution, race distribution, language spoken, and more.

YearPopulation
20113871
20123816
20133505
20143672
20153682
20163878
20174183
20184199
20194247
20204100
20214293

Age BracketNumber of PeoplePercentage of Population
Under 5 years old 2756.4%
Age 5-92104.9%
Age 10-141433.3%
Age 15-19902.1%
Age 20-244139.6
Age 25-2948411.3%
Age 30-3445810.7%
Age 35-392966.9%
Age 40-44123 2.9%
Age 45-492175.1%
Age 50-541463.4%
Age 55-593808.9%
Age 60-643468.1%
Age 65-692576%
Age 70-742355.5%
Age 75-791142.7%
Age 80-84771.8%
Age 85 and over290.7%


Languages Spoken (of those 5 years of age and older) :
  • Speaks Language other than English: 3.7 %
  • Speaks Spanish: 2.4 %
  • Speaks Other Indo-European Language: 0.9 %
  • Speaks Pacific Island Languages: 0.4 %
  • Speak Other Languages: 0 %
Marital Status: 
  • Currently Married: 15.7 %
  • Divorced: 15.2 %
  • Separated (not divorced): 4.3 %
  • Never Married: 55.3 %

Income & Economic Characteristics

The median inflation-adjusted family income in the 37402 zip code is $35959. This is -0.7105 less than the national average. This income places 37.4% of the population below the poverty line. The average retirement income for individuals in this zip code (for those that have it) is $28001. Below you can find additional economic characteristics, including income bracket distribution, median income over time, retirement statistics, and more.

Annual Income Bracket ($)Number of Families in Bracket
Less than $10,000.00107
$10,000.00 – $14,999.0055
$15,000.00 – $24,999.0079
$25,000.00 – $34,999.004
$35,000.00 – $49,999.00100
$50,000.00 – $74,999.0055
$75,000.00 – $99,999.0031
$100,000.00 – $149,999.0074
$150,000.00 – $199,999,008
$200,000.00 +33

YearMedian Family Income ($ USD)
201113220
201213085
201313262
201412024
201513375
201613604
201714640
201810000
2019
202018306
202135959

Income Source# of Households
Wage or Salary1269
Self Employment133
Social Security865
Dividends, Interest, or Rental107
Retirement318
Other135

Total Insured & Uninsured Individuals: 
  • Families Insure: 3565
  • Families Uninsured: 252
Total Individuals with and w/o retirement income:   
  • Yes retirement income: 318
  • No retirement income: 2103

Education

In the 37402 zip code, 83.2% of individuals over 25 years old have a high school degree or higher, and 24.7% have a bachelors degree or higher. Additionally, 12.7% of individuals 3 years and older are in private school, and 87.3% are in public school. The data below outline the education level breakdown, degree field breakdown, and more.




Occupation and Work Characteristics

In the 37402 zip, there are an estimated 1693 people in the labor force, of which, 1573 are employed, and 120 are unemployed. There are a total of – people in the armed forces. The average commute time for this zip code is 23.9 minutes. Of the total people that work, 131 worked from home and 1524 commuted. The average number of hours worked is 40.8. Below you’ll find additional information on occupation distribution, industry breakdown, commuting characteristics and workplace statistics.

Occupation# of Individual
Management, Business, Science, and Arts862
Services379
Sales and Office235
Construction and Maintenance:12
Transportation and Material Moving85





Housing

The median home value for the 37402 zip code is 350000. There is an estimated  2421 number of occupied housing units, the median gross rent in is $423 per month, and the average monthly housing costs are estimated to be $448. Below you’ll find additional breakdowns of home values, rents, home build years, and more.

Home Value (USD)Number of Homes
Less than $50,0006
$50,000 – $99,000
$100,000 – $149,999
$150,000 – $199,999
$200,000 – $299,99959
$300,000 – $499,99945
$500,000 – $999,99919
$1,000,000+7

Home Year BuiltNumber of Homes
2020 or Later37
2010 – 2019433
2000 – 200994
1980 – 1999124
1960 – 1979690
1940 – 1959541
1939 or earlier502

The median number of rooms in all housing units is 3 rooms.
Monthly Rent ($ USD)Number of Units
Less than $5001281
$500 – $999252
$1,000 – $1,499471
$1,500 – $1,999219
$2,000 – $2,4995
$2,499 – $2,99928
$3,000 + 29

Monthly Housing Costs ($)Number of Households
Less than 300844
300-499458
500-799229
800-99923
1000-1499521
1500-1999219
2000-249953
2500-299934
3000+40

Monthly Housing Cost as a % of Monthly IncomeNumber of Households
Less than 20%49
20%-24.9%39
25%-29.9%
30%-34.9%7
35+%20



# of VehiclesHouseholds
None996
11088
2265
3+72
Home Heating Characteristics: 
  • Utility Gas: 7.8 %
  • Bottle Tank or LP Gas: 0.6 %
  • Electricity: 88.4 %
  • Oil or Kerosene etc: 0 %
  • Coal or Coke: 0 %
  • All Other: 0.9 %

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All information sourced from official government sources including Census.gov, the IRS, and the Department of Education.