Knoxville, TN 37923 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 37923: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Knoxville, TN 37923

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 849
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,210
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,256
  • County: Knox County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.925, Longitude -84.1
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Knoxville, TN 37923 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 29,955
Population in Households 29,943
Population in Familes 21,660
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density1 2,698
Diversity Index2 40


Total Households 13,555
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 7,475
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,839 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,988 (47.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,567 (44.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,284 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $192,554
Average Home Value $205,821


Median Household Income $51,764
Average Household Income $69,536
Per Capita Income $31,478
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.65% 0.8%
Households 0.51% 0.71%
Families 0.2% 0.5%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   1.66%
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.

Knoxville, TN 37923 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 37923 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 # 63 90th
Population Density1 # 32 95th
Diversity Index2 # 116 81st
Median Household Income # 106 83rd
Per Capita Income # 52 92nd

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