Zip Code 37870 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSpeedwell
Zip Code StateTennessee
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Claiborne
Secondary County: Campbell
Area Code423
Current Population:4580
Racial Majority:White 97.9%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$29841
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42830
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time30.1 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1191 - 1936 ft.
Area87 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.46332700, -83.83444900

Zip Code 37870 Description

Zip Code 37870 is located in the state of Tennessee in the Knoxville metro area. Zip code 37870 is primarily located in Claiborne County. Portions of 37870 are also located in Campbell County. The official US Postal Service name for 37870 is SPEEDWELL, Tennessee. Portions of zip code 37870 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 37870 is within area code 423 and area code 865. 37870 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Tennessee.

The current unemployment level in 37870 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 37870 increased to 4580 from 4565 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 37870 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 37870 public schools is White. 77.5% of students in 37870 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4707 97.9% 4466 +5%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 8 0.17% 54 -85%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 18 -100%
 Asian 20 0.42% 5 +300%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.52% 36 +103%

Zip Code 37870 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.1%
 Black Or African American 0.3%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 37870 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population45804565
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households1893
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$29841
Income Under $50K Per Year75.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.70%
37870 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Tennessee District 2Tim BurchettRepublican
Tennessee District 3Chuck FleischmannRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Tennessee Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$208657
Average Real Estate Sale Price$67525
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 67f - Southern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys and Low Rolling Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 37870 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263340495863625542342743
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495868758386858069584867
Avg Precip (In.)4.694.125.214.315.194.644.664.143.343.074.424.6652.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Related Maps: Tennessee Time Zone Map