Tellico Plains, TN 37385 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 37385: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tellico Plains, TN 37385

Acceptable Alternative
Tellico Plns, TN 37385

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 165
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,111
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 40
  • County: Monroe County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.339, Longitude -84.234
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Tellico Plains, TN 37385 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 8,232
Population in Households 8,225
Population in Familes 6,940
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 32
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 3,263
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 2,325
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,285 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,551 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 712 (16.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,022 (23.9%)
Median Home Value $110,038
Average Home Value $168,120


Median Household Income $34,225
Average Household Income $46,190
Per Capita Income $18,319
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.89% 0.69%
Households 0.76% 0.61%
Families 0.6% 0.49%
Median Household Income   1.11%
Per Capita Income   1.62%
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.

Tellico Plains, TN 37385 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 37385 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 # 224 64th
Population Density1 # 496 20th
Diversity Index2 # 505 17th
Median Household Income # 455 26th
Per Capita Income # 478 22nd

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