Official Zip Code NameElizabethton
Zip Code StateTennessee
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code423
Current Population:33689
Racial Majority:White 95.15%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.58%
Median Household Income$32624
Average Adjusted Gross Income$37464
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.1 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Primary County: Carter
Elevation Range1611 - 3458 ft.
Area133 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.37237167, -82.12815094

Zip Code 37643 Description

Zip Code 37643 is located in the state of Tennessee in the Greenville - Spartanburg - Asheville metro area. Zip code 37643 is primarily located in Carter County. Portions of 37643 are also located in Unicoi County. The official US Postal Service name for 37643 is ELIZABETHTON, Tennessee. Portions of zip code 37643 are contained within or border the city limits of Elizabethton, TN, Hunter, TN, Unicoi, TN, and Central, TN. The area code for zip code 37643 is 423. 37643 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Tennessee.

The current unemployment level in 37643 is 5.58% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 37643 increased to 33689 from 33530 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 37643 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 37643 public schools is White. 62.3% of students in 37643 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 32768 95.15% 32283 +2%
 Black Or African American 412 1.2% 417 -1%
 Hispanic 654 1.9% 510 +28%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.19% 60 +8%
 Asian 9 0.03% 100 -91%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 26 0% 26 -100%
 Two Or More Races 289 1.54% 289 +83%

Zip Code 37643 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.2%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 2%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 37643 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3368933530
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households14206
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
62.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$32624
Income Under $50K Per Year71.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.10%
114 US Congressional DistrictTennessee 1
RepresentativePhil Roe
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$199669
Average Real Estate Sale Price$89799
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)5.58%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.46%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.19%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfb - Oceanic Climate
Ecoregion 67f - Southern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys and Low Rolling Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 37643 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24253341505963625643342743
Avg Max Temp (°F)44485868758285847968584866
Avg Precip (In.)3.623.514.133.524.624.164.653.473.252.43.083.3743.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Johnson City, TN
CBSA Type37643
CBSA Population199279
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Related Maps: Tennessee Time Zone Map