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ZIP Code 71859

Primary City:Saratoga, AR (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:24pm)
Coordinates:33.71, -93.90
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71859

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71859. 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 71859. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71859, 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:
Saratoga, AR
Unacceptable:
Okay

Stats and Demographics for the 71859 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71859 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 71859 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71859 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 477
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 335
Median Home Value $87,500
Land Area 21.59 sq mi
Water Area 9.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 241
Median Household Income $56,111

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12712144137821121728252114564
Female119979131113132120273319121019
Total23162121132618213433375558402615713

Gender

 Male 230 48%
 Female 247 52%
Gender

Race

 White 298 62.5%
 Black Or African American 139 29.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 1.5%
 Asian 14 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.2%
 Other Race 10 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 8 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2825345942169
Renter3109514410
Total51834397346179

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 104 43%
 Single Guardian 44 18%
 Singles 84 35%
 Singles With Roommate 9 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 196 81%
 Households with Kids 45 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male24222211122125223521
Female01450143133300112302
Total25672354255425335823

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71859 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71859 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 71859 real estate data, the median home value of $87,500 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 71859. Rentals in 71859 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71859 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 477 100%
 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 73 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 122 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 46 14%
 Households Vacant 94 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 2 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 49%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 10 100%
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 $56,111 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71859 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 71859 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 71859. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 137 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 87 21%
 No Earnings 190 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 137 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 87 21%
 No Earnings 190 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 168 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 24 13%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 37 22%
 High School Graduate 91 54%
 Associate's degree 8 5%
 Bachelor's degree 34 20%
 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 29 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71859

ZIP Code 71859 is in the Mineral Springs School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71859.

Saratoga Elementary School
2031 Main St
Saratoga, AR 71859
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mineral Springs School District
Saratoga High School
2031 Main St
Saratoga, AR 71859
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mineral Springs School District

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