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ZIP Code 71822

Primary City:Ashdown, AR (View All Cities)
County: Little River County
Timezone: Central (2:11pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -94.1
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71822

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71822. 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 71822. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71822, 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:
Ashdown, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 71822 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71822 is located in southwest 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 71822 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71822 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,925
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,230
Median Home Value $86,700
Land Area 254.09 sq mi
Water Area 6.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,659
Median Household Income $41,324

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3003023332982502412312342732892983072962611851117038
Female258252289286234208286280270342363323322284187192108124
Total558554622584484449517514543631661630618545372303178162

Gender

 Male 4,317 48%
 Female 4,608 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,614 74.1%
 Black Or African American 1,857 20.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 105 1.2%
 Asian 31 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 148 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 169 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3924138753757751926664
Renter110215181175170886624
Total14945656871274760733288

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,811 49%
 Single Guardian 705 19%
 Singles 1,003 27%
 Singles With Roommate 140 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,490 68%
 Households with Kids 1,169 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7554674264685658567155766467626454714757
Female5251575744584855474666566061635662584744
Total1271051249910812610411310311712113212412812512011612994101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71822 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71822 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 71822 real estate data, the median home value of $86,700 is slightly less than average 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 71822. Rentals in 71822 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 71822 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,802 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 123 1%
 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 1,362 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,268 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,029 24%
 Households Vacant 571 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 112 19.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.9%
 For Sale Only 33 5.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 140 24.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 272 47.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 166 20.5%
 2 Bedroom 357 44.1%
 3+ Bedroom 281 34.7%
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 $41,324 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71822 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71822 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 71822 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,975 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,376 19%
 No Earnings 2,855 40%
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 2,975 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,376 19%
 No Earnings 2,855 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,831 98.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 0.6%
 Worked at Home 39 1.0%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 447 14.0%
 High School Graduate 2,399 75.4%
 Associate's degree 122 3.8%
 Bachelor's degree 145 4.6%
 Master's degree 58 1.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,497 81.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 248 13.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 93 5.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71822

ZIP Code 71822 is in the Ashdown School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71822.

L.f. Henderson Interm. School
410 Burke St
Ashdown, AR 71822
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ashdown School District
C. D. Franks Elementary School
1321 Foster St
Ashdown, AR 71822
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ashdown School District
Ashdown Junior High School
600 South Ellen Dr
Ashdown, AR 71822
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ashdown School District
Margaret Daniels Primary
1323 Foster St
Ashdown, AR 71822
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ashdown School District
Ashdown High School
171 Locust St
Ashdown, AR 71822
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ashdown School District
New Faith Tabernacle Academy
112 Little River 711
Ashdown, AR 71822
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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