Official Zip Code NameParrottsville
Zip Code StateTennessee
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code423
Current Population:3725
Racial Majority:White 92.18%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.61%
Median Household Income$34831
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38339
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Cocke
Elevation Range1201 - 1916 ft.
Area52 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.01828003, -83.05117798

Zip Code 37843 Description

Zip Code 37843 is located in the state of Tennessee in the Knoxville metro area. Zip code 37843 is primarily located in Cocke County. The official US Postal Service name for 37843 is PARROTTSVILLE, Tennessee. Portions of zip code 37843 are contained within or border the city limits of Parrottsville, TN, . The area code for zip code 37843 is 423. 37843 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Tennessee.

The current unemployment level in 37843 is 4.61% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 37843 increased to 3725 from 3121 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 37843 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 37843 public schools is White. 80.6% of students in 37843 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3195 92.18% 3526 -9%
 Black Or African American 101 2.91% 72 +40%
 Hispanic 116 3.35% 58 +100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.78% 3 +800%
 Asian 0 0% 12 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 50 0.78% 50 -46%

Zip Code 37843 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.5%
 Black Or African American 1.6%
 Hispanic 3%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 37843 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population37253121
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households1516
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
80.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$34831
Income Under $50K Per Year69.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.20%
114 US Congressional DistrictTennessee 1
RepresentativePhil Roe
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$154382
Average Real Estate Sale Price$56063
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.61%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.43%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.27%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 67g - Southern Shale Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 37843 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25273442516064635642342744
Avg Max Temp (°F)47526170778487868170605069
Avg Precip (In.)3.843.574.413.714.754.024.563.753.262.343.23.6745.09
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Newport, TN
CBSA Type37843
CBSA Population35813
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Related Maps: Tennessee Time Zone Map