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ZIP Code 71851

Primary City:Mineral Springs, AR (View All Cities)
County: Howard County
Timezone: Central (3:53pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -93.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71851

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71851. 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 71851. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71851, 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:
Mineral Springs, AR
Acceptable:
Mineral Spgs

Stats and Demographics for the 71851 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71851 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 71851 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71851 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,241
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,089
Median Home Value $68,500
Land Area 84.28 sq mi
Water Area 3.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 885
Median Household Income $32,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male788081726453645555848174645841251916
Female848181808164585988916971776059202133
Total162161162152145117122114143175150145141118100454049

Gender

 Male 1,064 47%
 Female 1,177 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,122 50.1%
 Black Or African American 981 43.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.7%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 85 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1551801381561154926
Renter2650474725321711
Total411011271851811476637

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 400 45%
 Single Guardian 220 25%
 Singles 230 26%
 Singles With Roommate 35 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 556 63%
 Households with Kids 329 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1419141319927101517151414211420181197
Female182022919131815161322191413131320221213
Total3239362238224525313037332834273338332120

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71851 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71851 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 71851 real estate data, the median home value of $68,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71851 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71851 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71851 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,241 100%
 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 339 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 291 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 255 23%
 Households Vacant 204 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 3 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 13%
 For Migrant Workers 5 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 145 71%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 3%
 1 Bedroom 23 7%
 2 Bedroom 69 20%
 3+ Bedroom 240 70%
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 $32,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71851 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, 71851 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 71851 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 717 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 403 21%
 No Earnings 765 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 717 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 403 21%
 No Earnings 765 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 942 94%
 Public transportation 9 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 34 3%
 Worked at Home 13 1%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 180 21%
 High School Graduate 553 65%
 Associate's degree 24 3%
 Bachelor's degree 42 5%
 Master's degree 29 3%
 Professional school degree 28 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 470 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 73 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 75 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71851

ZIP Code 71851 is in the Mineral Springs School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71851.

Mineral Springs Elementary School
130 West Browning St
Mineral Springs, AR 71851
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mineral Springs School District
Mineral Springs High School
130 West Browning St
Mineral Springs, AR 71851
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mineral Springs School District

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