Chattanooga, TN 37408 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 37408: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chattanooga, TN 37408

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 536
  • Single Family Addresses: 924
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 229
  • County: Hamilton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.032, Longitude -85.307
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Chattanooga, TN 37408 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,892
Daytime Population: Workers 7,623
Daytime Population: Residents 760
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,383
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 4.43
Population in Households 1,832
Population in Familes 1,056
Population in Group Qrtrs 60
Population Density2 932
Diversity Index3 70


Median Household Income $17,977
Average Household Income $36,568
Per Capita Income $17,052


Total Housing Units 1,035 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 309 (29.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 548 (52.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 178 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $197,500
Average Home Value $212,055


Total Households 857
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 333
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 3.73% 2.56%
Households 3.67% 2.51%
Families 3.31% 2.29%
Median Household Income   0.79%
Per Capita Income   2.45%

Chattanooga, TN 37408 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 37408 to the other 616 ZIP Codes in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 461 25th
Population Density # 88 86th
Diversity Index # 11 98th
Median Household Income # 603 2nd
Per Capita Income # 563 9th

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