Clarksville, TN 37042 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 37042: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Clarksville, TN 37042

Not Acceptable, USPS
Sango, TN 37042

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,058
  • Single Family Addresses: 26,677
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,933
  • County: Montgomery County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.562, Longitude -87.406
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Clarksville, TN 37042 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 77,397
Population in Households 77,397
Population in Familes 64,596
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,314
Diversity Index2 70


Total Households 27,922
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 20,066
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 31,372 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,297 (48.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,625 (40.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,450 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $126,961
Average Home Value $135,411


Median Household Income $48,014
Average Household Income $57,542
Per Capita Income $20,759
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.33% 2.47%
Households 2.15% 2.36%
Families 1.95% 2.23%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Clarksville, TN 37042 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 37042 to the other 615 ZIP Codes in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 3 100th
Population Density1 # 72 88th
Diversity Index2 # 12 98th
Median Household Income # 147 76th
Per Capita Income # 318 48th

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