Official Zip Code NameWhitesburg
Zip Code StateTennessee
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code423
Current Population:3626
Racial Majority:White 93.43%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.00%
Median Household Income$37526
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35514
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.9 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Primary County: Hamblen
Elevation Range1152 - 1427 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.29045105, -83.12487030

Zip Code 37891 Description

Zip Code 37891 is located in the state of Tennessee in the Knoxville metro area. Zip code 37891 is primarily located in Hamblen County. Portions of 37891 are also located in Hawkins County. The official US Postal Service name for 37891 is WHITESBURG, Tennessee. Portions of zip code 37891 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 37891 is 423. 37891 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Tennessee.

The current unemployment level in 37891 is 6.00% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 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 37891 increased to 3626 from 3277 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 37891 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 37891 public schools is White. 54% of students in 37891 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3316 93.43% 3507 -5%
 Black Or African American 129 3.63% 43 +200%
 Hispanic 26 0.73% 23 +13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 5 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 46 2.2% 46 +70%

Zip Code 37891 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.5%
 Black Or African American 1.8%
 Hispanic 4.7%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 37891 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population36263277
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households1441
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
54%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$37526
Income Under $50K Per Year66.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.90%
114 US Congressional DistrictTennessee 1
RepresentativePhil Roe
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$132422
Average Real Estate Sale Price$76350
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)6.00%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.95%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.06%
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 37891 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25283542515964635643352844
Avg Max Temp (°F)45516069778387868170594968
Avg Precip (In.)3.983.524.263.54.723.64.133.53.142.553.443.9644.31
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Morristown, TN
CBSA Type37891
CBSA Population138712
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Related Maps: Tennessee Time Zone Map