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ZIP Code 71674

Primary City:Watson, AR (View All Cities)
County: Desha County
Timezone: Central (5:34am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -91.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71674

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71674. 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 71674. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71674, 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:
Watson, AR
Unacceptable:
Kelso, Kurdo, Red Fork, Yancopin

Stats and Demographics for the 71674 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71674 is located in southeast 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 71674 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71674 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 738
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 392
Median Home Value $67,500
Land Area 243.36 sq mi
Water Area 17.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 302
Median Household Income $46,923

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male171727232110161829243631302918757
Female19202824191611262524243042211413116
Total363755474026274454486061725032201613

Gender

 Male 365 49%
 Female 373 51%
Gender

Race

 White 550 74.5%
 Black Or African American 154 20.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1113283960472410
Renter67191416521
Total1720475376522611

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 157 52%
 Single Guardian 55 18%
 Singles 76 25%
 Singles With Roommate 14 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 217 72%
 Households with Kids 85 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male333514543241038436825
Female333525544772753115234
Total66610391087911121013714111059

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71674 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71674 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1950s. Looking at 71674 real estate data, the median home value of $67,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71674. Rentals in 71674 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71674 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 738 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 69 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 163 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 70 18%
 Households Vacant 90 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 44%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 21 34%
 3+ Bedroom 41 66%
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 $46,923 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71674 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 71674 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 71674 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 71674. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 188 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 18%
 No Earnings 260 48%
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 188 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 18%
 No Earnings 260 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 204 78%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 11%
 Worked at Home 29 11%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 116 39.5%
 High School Graduate 176 59.9%
 Associate's degree 0 0.0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0.0%
 Master's degree 2 0.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 84 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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