Zip Code 37724 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCumberland Gap
Zip Code StateTennessee
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Claiborne
Area Code423
Current Population:2874
Racial Majority:White 92%
Public School Racial Majority:White 98.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$34389
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41030
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time28.1 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1270 - 2116 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.55226000, -83.72343800

Zip Code 37724 Description

Zip Code 37724 is located in the state of Tennessee in the Knoxville metro area. Zip code 37724 is primarily located in Claiborne County. The official US Postal Service name for 37724 is CUMBERLAND GAP, Tennessee. Portions of zip code 37724 are contained within or border the city limits of Harrogate-Shawanee, TN, Cumberland Gap, TN, . The area code for zip code 37724 is 423. 37724 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Tennessee.

The current unemployment level in 37724 is 5.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 37724 decreased to 2874 from 3112 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 37724 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 37724 public schools is White. 64.6% of students in 37724 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2288 92% 2741 -17%
 Black Or African American 42 1.69% 31 +35%
 Hispanic 10 0.4% 15 -33%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 13 0.52% 30 -57%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.48% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 45 4.91% 45 +171%

Zip Code 37724 Race/Ethnicity

 White 98.6%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 0.4%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 37724 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population28743112
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households1186
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
64.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$34389
Income Under $50K Per Year65.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.90%
37724 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Tennessee District 2Tim BurchettRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$164800
Average Real Estate Sale Price$101238
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 69e - Cumberland Mountain Thrust Block
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 37724 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263340505863625642342743
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495868768386858069584867
Avg Precip (In.)4.774.045.194.175.114.524.484.33.113.084.274.5851.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Middlesborough, KY
CBSA Type37724
CBSA Population29476
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Related Maps: Tennessee Time Zone Map