Obion, TN 38240 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 38240: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Obion, TN 38240

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 43
  • Single Family Addresses: 675
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Obion County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.261, Longitude -89.191
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 38240 has segments in 2 Counties (Dyer, Obion).

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Obion, TN 38240 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,357
Population in Households 2,357
Population in Familes 1,960
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 23
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 951
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 663
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,090 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 666 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 285 (26.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 139 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $82,366
Average Home Value $123,611


Median Household Income $36,993
Average Household Income $47,533
Per Capita Income $19,179
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.09% -0.27%
Households -0.02% -0.21%
Families -0.22% -0.36%
Median Household Income   1.43%
Per Capita Income   1.76%
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.

Obion, TN 38240 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 38240 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 # 421 32nd
Population Density1 # 551 11th
Diversity Index2 # 388 38th
Median Household Income # 368 40th
Per Capita Income # 426 31st

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