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ZIP Code 71655

Primary City:Monticello, AR (View All Cities)
County: Drew County
Timezone: Central (6:52pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.6, -91.8
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71655

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71655. 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 71655. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71655, 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:
Monticello, AR
Unacceptable:
Coleman, Cominto, Florence, Lacey, Ladelle, Montongo, Mount Tabor, Tennessee, Ua Monticello

Stats and Demographics for the 71655 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71655 is located in south Arkansas and covers a large 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 71655 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71655 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,387
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,845
Median Home Value $87,600
Land Area 361.57 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,066
Median Household Income $30,280

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male52450754669371749240539739551249645339530424517911479
Female480439553664691486448487476580503504404309284238197191
Total1,0049461,0991,3571,4089788538848711,092999957799613529417311270

Gender

 Male 7,453 48%
 Female 7,934 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,610 69.0%
 Black Or African American 4,287 27.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.2%
 Asian 86 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 193 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 174 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8036657882781859240699
Renter49951539734922813010874
Total5798819751,1761,046722514173

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,753 45%
 Single Guardian 1,271 21%
 Singles 1,706 28%
 Singles With Roommate 336 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,031 66%
 Households with Kids 2,035 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male911081209376114108971121211041219910182116117183195176
Female99981017991898187919910510212612110798107165187205
Total190206221172167203189184203220209223225222189214224348382381

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71655 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71655 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 71655 real estate data, the median home value of $87,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71655. Rentals in 71655 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71655 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,602 94.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 36 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 75 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 206 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 433 2.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 35 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,108 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,658 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,300 34%
 Households Vacant 779 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 207 26.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1.9%
 For Sale Only 66 8.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 73 9.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 391 50.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 62 2%
 1 Bedroom 354 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,002 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,215 46%
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 $30,280 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71655 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 71655 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,367 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,924 24%
 No Earnings 5,005 41%
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 4,367 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,924 24%
 No Earnings 5,005 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,572 91.6%
 Public transportation 3 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 296 4.9%
 Worked at Home 198 3.3%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 803 18%
 High School Graduate 2,606 59%
 Associate's degree 134 3%
 Bachelor's degree 530 12%
 Master's degree 194 4%
 Professional school degree 39 1%
 Doctorate degree 98 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,498 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 224 7.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 300 9.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71655

ZIP Code 71655 is in the Drew Central School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71655.

Drew Central Elementary School
250 University Dr
Monticello, AR 71655
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Drew Central School District
Drew Central Middle School
250 University Dr
Monticello, AR 71655
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Drew Central School District
Monticello Middle School
180 Clyde Ross Dr
Monticello, AR 71655
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Monticello School District
Monticello Elementary School
1037 Scogin Dr
Monticello, AR 71655
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monticello School District
Monticello Intermediate School
280 Clyde Ross Dr
Monticello, AR 71655
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monticello School District
Drew Central High School
250 University Dr
Monticello, AR 71655
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Drew Central School District
Monticello Vocational Center
741 Scogin Dr
Monticello, AR 71655
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monticello School District
Monticello High School
390 Clyde Ross Dr
Monticello, AR 71655
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monticello School District
Grace Christian Academy
342 Highway 425
Monticello, AR 71655
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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