Knoxville, TN 37998 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 37998: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Knoxville, TN 37998

Not Acceptable, USPS
Johnson Bible College, TN 37998

  • Businesses Addresses: 0
  • Single Family Addresses: 0
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Knox County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.938, Longitude -83.75
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Knoxville, TN 37998 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 32
Population in Households 30
Population in Familes 26
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 2,177
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 17
Average Household Size 1.76
Family Households 13
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 18 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8 (44.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 9 (50.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1 ( 5.6%)
Median Home Value $200,000
Average Home Value $234,375


Median Household Income $36,805
Average Household Income $53,666
Per Capita Income $39,285
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.51% 1.22%
Households 0.97% 1.15%
Families 0.0% 1.49%
Median Household Income   -1.0%
Per Capita Income   -2.25%
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 37998 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 37998 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 # 605 2nd
Population Density1 # 44 93rd
Diversity Index2 # 443 28th
Median Household Income # 373 40th
Per Capita Income # 25 96th

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