ZIP Code 37617 - Blountville Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameBlountville
Zip Code StateTennessee
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sullivan
Area Code423
Current Population:14251
Racial Majority:White 96.64%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$46466
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58230
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1490 - 1877 ft.
Area59 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.53106500, -82.37112100

Map of ZIP Code 37617 Border

Zip Code 37617 Description

Zip Code 37617 is located in the state of Tennessee in the Bristol - Kingsport - Johnson City metro area. Zip code 37617 is primarily located in Sullivan County. The official US Postal Service name for 37617 is BLOUNTVILLE, Tennessee. Portions of zip code 37617 are contained within or border the city limits of Blountville, TN, Kingsport, TN, Bristol, TN, and Walnut Hill, TN. The area code for zip code 37617 is 423. 37617 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Tennessee.

The current unemployment level in 37617 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 37617 increased to 14251 from 13334 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 37617 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 37617 public schools is White. 53.5% of students in 37617 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13437 96.64% 13816 -3%
 Black Or African American 88 0.63% 107 -18%
 Hispanic 74 0.53% 134 -45%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.21% 26 +12%
 Asian 123 0.88% 43 +186%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 12 0% 12 -100%
 Two Or More Races 109 1.1% 109 +40%

Zip Code 37617 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.1%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 1%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 37617 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1425113334
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households5566
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
53.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$46466
Income Under $50K Per Year53.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.40%
37617 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Tennessee District 1Phil RoeRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$216521
Average Real Estate Sale Price$129562
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 37617 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263341505963615442332743
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495867758285847868584866
Avg Precip (In.)3.763.594.073.414.474.024.443.313.22.463.213.5443.48
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA
CBSA Type37617
CBSA Population310426
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Related Maps: Tennessee Time Zone Map