Zip Code 38068 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSomerville
Zip Code StateTennessee
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fayette
Secondary County: Haywood
Area Code901
Current Population:10941
Racial Majority:White 59.1%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 65.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$41540
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53640
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range302 - 551 ft.
Area268 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.26418200, -89.32947700

Zip Code 38068 Description

Zip Code 38068 is located in the state of Tennessee in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 38068 is primarily located in Fayette County. Portions of 38068 are also located in Haywood County. The official US Postal Service name for 38068 is SOMERVILLE, Tennessee. Portions of zip code 38068 are contained within or border the city limits of Somerville, TN, Oakland, TN, and Williston, TN. Zip code 38068 is within area code 901 and area code 731. 38068 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Tennessee.

The current unemployment level in 38068 is 4.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38068 increased to 10941 from 9895 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38068 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 38068 public schools is Black. 83.5% of students in 38068 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5726 59.1% 6610 -13%
 Black Or African American 3683 38.02% 4002 -8%
 Hispanic 44 0.45% 190 -77%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 25 -100%
 Asian 114 1.18% 29 +293%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 81 1.25% 81 +49%

Zip Code 38068 Race/Ethnicity

 White 29.8%
 Black Or African American 65.6%
 Hispanic 3.3%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 38068 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population109419895
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households4142
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
83.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$41540
Income Under $50K Per Year58.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.00%
38068 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Tennessee District 8David KustoffRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Tennessee Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$246298
Average Real Estate Sale Price$136963
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.8%
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 38068 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28324048586569676048403249
Avg Max Temp (°F)47536272798790908474625171
Avg Precip (In.)4.34.255.515.315.384.364.213.043.743.355.245.5454.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Memphis, TN-MS-AR
CBSA Type38068
CBSA Population1325833
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Related Maps: Tennessee Time Zone Map