Official Zip Code NameMemphis
Zip Code StateTennessee
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code901
Current Population:7334
Racial Majority:African American 93.75%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 99.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.75%
Median Household Income$12241
Average Adjusted Gross Income$17240
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time20.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Shelby
Elevation Range253 - 259 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.12770081, -90.04480743

Zip Code 38126 Description

Zip Code 38126 is located in the state of Tennessee in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 38126 is primarily located in Shelby County. The official US Postal Service name for 38126 is MEMPHIS, Tennessee. Portions of zip code 38126 are contained within or border the city limits of Memphis, TN, . The area code for zip code 38126 is 901. 38126 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Tennessee.

The current unemployment level in 38126 is 4.75% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% 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 38126 decreased to 7334 from 8104 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38126 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38126 public schools is Black. 95.9% of students in 38126 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 252 4.01% 132 +91%
 Black Or African American 5893 93.75% 7024 -16%
 Hispanic 74 1.18% 45 +64%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.14% 8 +13%
 Asian 6 0.1% 27 -78%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0.17% 1 +1000%
 Two Or More Races 97 0.65% 97 -58%

Zip Code 38126 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.1%
 Black Or African American 99.7%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 38126 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population73348104
Male Population45.50%
Female Population54.50%
Total Households2426
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
95.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$12241
Income Under $50K Per Year90.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year7.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.00%
114 US Congressional DistrictTennessee 9
RepresentativeSteve Cohen
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$102429
Average Real Estate Sale Price$27455
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.75%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.28%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.74%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 74b - Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 38126 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30344251606872706351413351
Avg Max Temp (°F)47536272808891908475615171
Avg Precip (In.)4.184.195.475.65.174.343.842.943.273.355.495.653.46
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Memphis, TN-MS-AR
CBSA Type38126
CBSA Population1325833
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Related Maps: Tennessee Time Zone Map