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ZIP Code 71836

Primary City:Foreman, AR (View All Cities)
County: Little River County
Timezone: Central (6:14am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -94.3
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71836

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71836. 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 71836. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71836, 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:
Foreman, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 71836 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71836 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 71836 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 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 71836 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,856
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,411
Median Home Value $71,400
Land Area 169.27 sq mi
Water Area 3.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,171
Median Household Income $37,629

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male831011011157463721048194105871078757451718
Female7488106956079101839711192981138458442735
Total157189207210134142173187178205197185220171115894453

Gender

 Male 1,411 49%
 Female 1,445 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,233 78.2%
 Black Or African American 433 15.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 71 2.5%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 45 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 70 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner20881441801961628029
Renter2345465546212511
Total4313319023524218310540

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 609 52%
 Single Guardian 191 16%
 Singles 331 28%
 Singles With Roommate 40 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 791 68%
 Households with Kids 380 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1412251616202122222115251723282821152316
Female12111618161819211417172129222220269189
Total2623413432384043363832464645504847244125

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71836 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71836 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 71836 real estate data, the median home value of $71,400 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 71836. Rentals in 71836 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71836 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,856 100%
 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 455 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 444 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 272 19%
 Households Vacant 240 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 138 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 11%
 2 Bedroom 67 25%
 3+ Bedroom 166 63%
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 $37,629 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71836 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, 71836 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. However, that is not the case in 71836. 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 803 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 493 20%
 No Earnings 1,111 46%
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 803 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 493 20%
 No Earnings 1,111 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 992 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 9%
 Worked at Home 9 1%
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 109 13%
 High School Graduate 597 73%
 Associate's degree 20 2%
 Bachelor's degree 90 11%
 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 575 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 55 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71836

ZIP Code 71836 is in the Foreman School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71836.

Oscar Hamilton Elementary School
311 West 10 Ave
Foreman, AR 71836
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Foreman School District
Foreman High School
700 Rocky Comfort Rd
Foreman, AR 71836
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Foreman School District

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