Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 71743

Primary City:Gurdon, AR (View All Cities)
County: Clark County
Timezone: Central (12:37pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -93.1
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71743

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71743. 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 71743. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71743, 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:
Gurdon, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 71743 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71743 is located in southwest 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 71743 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 71743 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,090
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,086
Median Home Value $63,700
Land Area 206.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,680
Median Household Income $36,413

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13212513414511511012010413615814213112810279404231
Female13811816215311510010213214416614213012713078665261
Total2702432962982302102222362803242842612552321571069492

Gender

 Male 1,974 48%
 Female 2,116 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,633 64.4%
 Black Or African American 1,095 26.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.3%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 281 6.9%
 Two Or More Races 58 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner269318526022721512055
Renter43103919888352417
Total6919627635831525014472

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 806 48%
 Single Guardian 330 20%
 Singles 483 29%
 Singles With Roommate 61 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,139 68%
 Households with Kids 541 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1632292625232624271826302238262431293512
Female2637262819242425263237342831442830252621
Total4269555444475049535063645069705261546133

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71743 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71743 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 71743 real estate data, the median home value of $63,700 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 71743. Rentals in 71743 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71743 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,090 100%
 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 563 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 618 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 499 24%
 Households Vacant 406 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 79 19.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1.2%
 For Sale Only 26 6.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 67 16.5%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 220 54.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 42 8%
 2 Bedroom 189 37%
 3+ Bedroom 281 55%
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 $36,413 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71743 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. 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 71743 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 1,194 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 839 24%
 No Earnings 1,531 43%
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 1,194 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 839 24%
 No Earnings 1,531 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,702 96.4%
 Public transportation 8 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 0.4%
 Worked at Home 32 1.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 172 12.6%
 High School Graduate 883 64.8%
 Associate's degree 121 8.9%
 Bachelor's degree 159 11.7%
 Master's degree 24 1.8%
 Professional school degree 4 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 747 90.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 3.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 5.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71743

ZIP Code 71743 is in the Gurdon School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71743.

Cabe Middle School
7780 Hwy 67 South
Gurdon, AR 71743
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Gurdon School District
Gurdon Primary School
401 North 10th St
Gurdon, AR 71743
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gurdon School District
Gurdon High School
7777 Hwy 67 South
Gurdon, AR 71743
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gurdon School District

Nearby ZIP Codes