Zip Code 38002 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameArlington
Zip Code StateTennessee
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Shelby
Secondary County: Fayette
Area Code901
Current Population:38927
Racial Majority:White 74.47%
Public School Racial Majority:White 61.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$72227
Average Adjusted Gross Income$88430
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time27.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range266 - 351 ft.
Area121 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.28835800, -89.70441600

Zip Code 38002 Description

Zip Code 38002 is located in the state of Tennessee in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 38002 is primarily located in Shelby County. Portions of 38002 are also located in Fayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 38002 is ARLINGTON, Tennessee. Portions of zip code 38002 are contained within or border the city limits of Arlington, TN, Lakeland, TN, Hickory Withe, TN, Bartlett, TN, Gallaway, TN, and Memphis, TN. The area code for zip code 38002 is 901. 38002 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Tennessee.

The current unemployment level in 38002 is 5.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38002 increased to 38927 from 17709 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38002 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 38002 public schools is White. 24.8% of students in 38002 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 29848 74.47% 29022 +3%
 Black Or African American 6601 16.47% 6929 -5%
 Hispanic 881 2.2% 1314 -33%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.08% 73 -53%
 Asian 2017 5.03% 1014 +99%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 33 0.34% 33 +309%
 Two Or More Races 538 1.4% 538 +5%

Zip Code 38002 Race/Ethnicity

 White 61.8%
 Black Or African American 28.5%
 Hispanic 4.4%
 Asian 3.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 38002 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3892717709
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households13079
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$72227
Income Under $50K Per Year28.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year44.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.30%
38002 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Tennessee District 8David KustoffRepublican
Tennessee District 9Steve CohenDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Tennessee Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$244062
Average Real Estate Sale Price$206628
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 74b - Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 38002 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29324149586670686149403250
Avg Max Temp (°F)47536271808791908474615171
Avg Precip (In.)3.954.025.345.365.324.194.052.933.863.325.265.6253.22
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Memphis, TN-MS-AR
CBSA Type38002
CBSA Population1325833
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Related Maps: Tennessee Time Zone Map