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ZIP Code 71601

Primary City:Pine Bluff, AR (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (8:12pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.2, -91.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71601. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 71601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71601, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Pine Bluff, AR
Unacceptable:
Arsenal, Hardin, Jefferson Square

Stats and Demographics for the 71601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71601 is located in central Arkansas and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 71601 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71601 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,327
Population Density 158 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,411
Median Home Value $61,400
Land Area 109.96 sq mi
Water Area 5.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,187
Median Household Income $25,268

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6666586219041,0135384143493734945274243722342061248993
Female6545785621,0661,033616486456467584613541430290260218181193
Total1,3201,2361,1831,9702,0461,1549008058401,0781,140965802524466342270286

Gender

 Male 8,099 47%
 Female 9,228 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,887 10.9%
 Black Or African American 15,069 87.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.1%
 Asian 25 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 139 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 185 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner35218377723765542370154
Renter4387485205933881609165
Total4739668971,3161,153702461219

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,631 26%
 Single Guardian 2,291 37%
 Singles 1,982 32%
 Singles With Roommate 283 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,987 64%
 Households with Kids 2,200 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male124147125136146104147134127129122119126125111129135227302297
Female11111813914213310612398118104101117118122110121140281414290
Total235265264278279210270232245233223236244247221250275508716587

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71601 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71601 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 71601 real estate data, the median home value of $61,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71601. Rentals in 71601 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,524 89.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 257 1.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 59 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,389 8.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 98 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,718 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,466 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,003 41%
 Households Vacant 1,224 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 366 29.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 117 9.6%
 For Sale Only 80 6.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 3.1%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 614 50.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 1%
 1 Bedroom 645 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,143 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,490 45%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $25,268 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71601 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 71601 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,858 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,113 23%
 No Earnings 6,574 49%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,858 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,113 23%
 No Earnings 6,574 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,227 88.9%
 Public transportation 74 1.3%
 Taxicab 20 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 449 7.6%
 Worked at Home 112 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 695 16.6%
 High School Graduate 2,783 66.6%
 Associate's degree 193 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 351 8.4%
 Master's degree 79 1.9%
 Professional school degree 57 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,251 85.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 191 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 345 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71601

ZIP Code 71601 is in the Pine Bluff School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71601.

Broadmoor Elementary School
1106 Wisconsin St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pine Bluff School District
Southeast Middle School
2001 Ohio St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pine Bluff School District
Thirty-Fourth Ave. Elementary School
801 East 34th Ave
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pine Bluff School District
Pine Bluff Lighthouse Academy
708 West Second St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pine Bluff Lighthouse Academy
Pb Lighthouse Upper Academy
708 West Second Ave
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pine Bluff Lighthouse Academy
Jefferson Area Vocational Center
221 South Beech St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ark. River Educ Service Coop School District
Pine Bluff High School
711 West 11th St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pine Bluff School District
St Peters Catholic School
1515 State St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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