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ZIP Code 71855

Primary City:Ozan, AR (View All Cities)
County: Hempstead County
Timezone: Central (2:05pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.85, -93.73
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71855

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71855. 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 71855. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71855, 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:
Ozan, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 71855 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71855 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 71855 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71855 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 708
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 387
Median Home Value $110,000
Land Area 54.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 295
Median Household Income $42,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male262124271523221821273534242316545
Female232118202518251520263619122018895
Total494242474041473341537153364334131310

Gender

 Male 370 52%
 Female 338 48%
Gender

Race

 White 329 46.5%
 Black Or African American 341 48.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 1.0%
 Asian 5 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 20 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner81731575638167
Renter61610138750
Total143341706445217

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 134 45%
 Single Guardian 56 19%
 Singles 96 33%
 Singles With Roommate 9 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 210 71%
 Households with Kids 85 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male926442258535561034824
Female54636631542345732539
Total1461271085613958911176613513

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71855 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71855 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1980s. Looking at 71855 real estate data, the median home value of $110,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71855. Rentals in 71855 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71855 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 708 100%
 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 99 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 131 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 65 17%
 Households Vacant 92 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 75%
 3+ Bedroom 1 25%
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 $42,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71855 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71855 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. Most commuters in 71855 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 49 11%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 145 33%
 No Earnings 243 56%
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 49 11%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 145 33%
 No Earnings 243 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 194 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 71855 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2 1%
 High School Graduate 138 69%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 60 30%
 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 36 49%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 24%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 27%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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