Zip Code 37402 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChattanooga
Zip Code StateTennessee
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hamilton
Area Code423
Current Population:3917
Racial Majority:African American 64.46%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 60.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$13704
Average Adjusted Gross Income$172050
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time18.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range709 - 709 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.04744600, -85.31595300

Zip Code 37402 Description

Zip Code 37402 is located in the state of Tennessee in the Chattanooga metro area. Zip code 37402 is primarily located in Hamilton County. The official US Postal Service name for 37402 is CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee. Portions of zip code 37402 are contained within or border the city limits of Chattanooga, TN, . The area code for zip code 37402 is 423. 37402 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Tennessee.

The current unemployment level in 37402 is 4.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 37402 decreased to 3917 from 4302 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 37402 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 37402 public schools is Black. 65.8% of students in 37402 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1170 31.86% 1159 +1%
 Black Or African American 2367 64.46% 2611 -9%
 Hispanic 77 2.1% 62 +24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 47 1.28% 5 +840%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 74 0.3% 74 -85%

Zip Code 37402 Race/Ethnicity

 White 34.4%
 Black Or African American 60.6%
 Hispanic 2.7%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 37402 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population39174302
Male Population51.90%
Female Population48.10%
Total Households2120
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$13704
Income Under $50K Per Year86.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year9.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.30%
37402 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Tennessee District 3Chuck FleischmannRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Tennessee Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$518167
Average Real Estate Sale Price$368333
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
Chattanooga, TN
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 67f - Southern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys and Low Rolling Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 37402 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29323946556469686148393249
Avg Max Temp (°F)48546372798689888272615271
Avg Precip (In.)5.394.856.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chattanooga, TN-GA
CBSA Type37402
CBSA Population527743
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Related Maps: Tennessee Time Zone Map
List of High Schools in Zipcode 37402
Howard High SchoolHamilton
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 37402
Orchard Knob Middle SchoolHamilton