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ZIP Code 71725

Primary City:Carthage, AR (View All Cities)
County: Dallas County
Timezone: Central (4:21pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.0, -92.6
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71725

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71725. 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 71725. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71725, 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:
Carthage, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 71725 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71725 is located in south 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 71725 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71725 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 555
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 365
Median Home Value $38,600
Land Area 142.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 232
Median Household Income $26,563

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1511258207121615202334201010543
Female25162317151216171227182416131610128
Total402748253519283327474158362326151611

Gender

 Male 258 46%
 Female 297 54%
Gender

Race

 White 178 32.1%
 Black Or African American 357 64.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 12 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21119434827208
Renter797109543
Total920265357322411

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 91 39%
 Single Guardian 54 23%
 Singles 82 35%
 Singles With Roommate 5 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 159 69%
 Households with Kids 73 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male16213322134675311122
Female56571426366542164423
Total612784748491011117475545

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71725 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71725 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1940s. Looking at 71725 real estate data, the median home value of $38,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71725 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71725 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71725 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 555 100%
 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 75 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 103 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 54 15%
 Households Vacant 133 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 85 64%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 23%
 2 Bedroom 29 67%
 3+ Bedroom 4 9%
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 $26,563 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71725 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 71725. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 100 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 14%
 No Earnings 327 66%
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 100 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 14%
 No Earnings 327 66%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 134 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 7 5%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 82 39%
 High School Graduate 121 57%
 Associate's degree 6 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2 1%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 104 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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