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VOL. 113 | NO. 237 | Thursday, December 16, 1999

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Untying the knot Untying the knot A booming economy, job security and material wealth doesnt necessarily translate in marital bliss. Divorce petitions filed in Shelby County have increased by more than 8 percent in 1999 as compared to the same period in 1998. A majority of ZIP codes recorded increases with the Bartlett/Brunswick area marking the largest numeric jump.   Plaintiff ZIP code 1999 1998 38002 (Arlington/Lakeland) 36 37 38017 (Collierville) 84 80 38018 (Cordova) 179 160 38028 (Eads/River Oaks) 5 8 38029 (Ellendale) 0 1 38053 (Millington) 88 73 38103 (Downtown/Mud Island) 22 20 38104 (Midtown) 70 59 38105 (Greenlaw) 12 7 38106 (E. Presley/W. Person) 53 49 38107 (North Memphis) 34 34 38108 (Jackson Ave.) 64 49 38109 (Westwood/Mallory) 125 108 38111 (Poplar/Highland) 124 103 38112 (N. Parkway/Rhodes) 43 42 38114 (Defense Depot) 72 62 38115 (Hickory Hill North) 142 135 38116 (Whitehaven) 151 144 38117 (Poplar/Perkins) 70 59 38118 (Oakhaven/Pkwy. Vill.) 145 142 38119 (Quince/Ridgeway) 76 73 38120 (Mt. Pisgah/E. Shelby) 38 28 38122 (Berclair) 77 79 38124 (Colonial) 0 1 38125 (Kirby/S.E. Shelby) 79 82 38126 (Linden/Crump) 8 12 38127 (Frayser) 146 144 38128 (Raleigh) 142 150 38133 (Bartlett/Brunswick) 78 52 38134 (Bartlett/Raleigh East) 162 148 38135 (Bartlett/Ellendale) 71 80 38138 (Germantown West) 76 56 38139 (Germantown East) 35 21 38141 (Hickory Hill South) 89 90 Totals 2,596 2,388 Source: Divorce petitions filed in circuit or chancery court between Jan. 1 and Nov. 30 in 1998 and 1999, with the plaintiffs ZIP code in Memphis or Shelby County, as compiled by the Daily News Online.
RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 0 133 1,342
MORTGAGES 0 131 1,047
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 20 39 190
BUILDING PERMITS 0 305 3,056
BANKRUPTCIES 17 135 753
BUSINESS LICENSES 0 53 329
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 0 0 0
MARRIAGE LICENSES 0 0 0