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ZIP Code 71839

Primary City:Garland City, AR (View All Cities)
County: Miller County
Timezone: Central (12:02pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.3, -93.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71839

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71839. 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 71839. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71839, 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:
Garland City, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 71839 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71839 is located in southwest Arkansas and covers a slightly less 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 71839 are primarily black or African American. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71839 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 280
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 216
Median Home Value $27,900
Land Area 38.79 sq mi
Water Area 1.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 122
Median Household Income $19,464

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7115175288139971099633
Female971012365812172910115364
Total1618152988131625261116202014997

Gender

 Male 141 50%
 Female 139 50%
Gender

Race

 White 94 33.6%
 Black Or African American 180 64.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 4 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0616161720137
Renter15375420
Total11119232224157

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 43 35%
 Single Guardian 30 25%
 Singles 47 39%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 87 71%
 Households with Kids 35 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male31114221222100443242
Female21051004241212423300
Total52165225463312866542

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71839 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71839 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 71839 real estate data, the median home value of $27,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71839 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71839 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71839 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 280 100%
 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 28 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 67 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 13%
 Households Vacant 94 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 59%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 28 68%
 3+ Bedroom 13 32%
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 $19,464 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71839 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, 71839 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. In 71839 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 97 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 44 16%
 No Earnings 139 50%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 97 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 44 16%
 No Earnings 139 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 109 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 2 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 4%
 Worked at Home 2 2%
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 24 24%
 High School Graduate 74 73%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 2 2%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 1 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 114 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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