Census Tract 59, Memphis, Tennessee

Census Tract 59 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Memphis, Tennessee.

This 0.5 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 2,200and is one of 32 Opportunity Zones in Shelby County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Tennessee.

Census Tract 59 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$24K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $24,000, which is 57% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Tennessee of $56,000.

Poverty Rate

49%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 49%, which is 35% higherthan the rate for the state of Tennessee of 14%.

Median Home Value

$45K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $45,000, which is 76% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Tennessee of $190,000.

Education

87%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 87%, which is 1% lowerthan the rate for the state of Tennessee of 88%.

Median Age

41

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 41, which is 5% higherthan the median age for the state of Tennessee of 39.

Tennessee OZ Funds

There are 9QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Tennesseeas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Tennessee; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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