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ZIP Code 71730

Primary City:El Dorado, AR (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Central (2:11pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.2, -92.6
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71730

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71730. 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 71730. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71730, 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:
El Dorado, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 71730 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71730 is located in south Arkansas and covers an extremely 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 71730 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71730 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,213
Population Density 70 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,828
Median Home Value $79,700
Land Area 457.02 sq mi
Water Area 1.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,006
Median Household Income $37,795

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1681,1101,1191,0699129559579259651,1961,1971,079960645501340309213
Female1,0541,0271,0711,0348641,0429881,0449761,2531,2281,208962734618554438498
Total2,2222,1372,1902,1031,7761,9971,9451,9691,9412,4492,4252,2871,9221,3791,119894747711

Gender

 Male 15,620 48%
 Female 16,593 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,831 61.6%
 Black Or African American 11,009 34.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 104 0.3%
 Asian 193 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 670 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 395 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1438971,3031,9521,9571,342962372
Renter368990768779554306192121
Total5111,8872,0712,7312,5111,6481,154493

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,123 47%
 Single Guardian 2,730 21%
 Singles 3,704 28%
 Singles With Roommate 449 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,690 67%
 Households with Kids 4,316 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male252249256213213218217228234232237223211216190219261195204176
Female221218192216215198219183212201201208241220235211228188172159
Total473467448429428416436411446433438431452436425430489383376335

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71730 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71730 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1960s. Looking at 71730 real estate data, the median home value of $79,700 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 71730. Rentals in 71730 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71730 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,689 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 186 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 268 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 70 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,707 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,221 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,078 28%
 Households Vacant 1,822 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 552 30.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 53 2.9%
 For Sale Only 156 8.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 55 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 162 8.9%
 For Migrant Workers 6 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 838 46.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 227 5%
 1 Bedroom 484 11%
 2 Bedroom 2,051 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,643 37%
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 $37,795 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71730 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71730 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 71730 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 9,122 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,621 22%
 No Earnings 10,424 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 9,122 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,621 22%
 No Earnings 10,424 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,032 94.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 501 3.9%
 Worked at Home 159 1.3%
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 1,944 18.8%
 High School Graduate 6,005 58.0%
 Associate's degree 723 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,146 11.1%
 Master's degree 332 3.2%
 Professional school degree 160 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 51 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,301 81.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 507 7.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 672 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71730

ZIP Code 71730 is in the El Dorado School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71730.

Union Elementary School
6049 Moro Bay Hwy
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Dorado School District
Hugh Goodwin Elementary School
201 East Fifth St
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Dorado School District
Northwest Elementary School
1600 North College Ave
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Dorado School District
Retta Brown Elementary School
505 Dixie Dr
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Dorado School District
Washington Middle School
601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: El Dorado School District
Yocum Elementary School
308 South College St
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: El Dorado School District
Parkers Chapel Elementary School
401 Parkers Chapel Rd
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Parkers Chapel School District
Southark Career Center
3696 East Main Rd
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Ark Career Center School District
Barton Junior High School
400 West Faulkner St
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: El Dorado School District
El Dorado High School
501 Timberlane Dr
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: El Dorado School District
Parkers Chapel High School
401 Parkers Chapel Rd
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Parkers Chapel School District
West Side Christian School
2400 W Hillsboro St
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Maranatha Baptist Christian School
2103 Smackover Hwy
El Dorado, AR 71730
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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