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ZIP Code 71957

Primary City:Mount Ida, AR (View All Cities)
County: Montgomery County
Timezone: Central (12:26pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -93.6
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71957

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71957. 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 71957. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71957, 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:
Mount Ida, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 71957 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71957 is located in west 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 71957 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71957 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,133
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,419
Median Home Value $86,900
Land Area 139.94 sq mi
Water Area 13.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,426
Median Household Income $35,445

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male607582865759566059122118130132120119864838
Female6659807751486575761301191261351311111118779
Total126134162163108107121135135252237256267251230197135117

Gender

 Male 1,507 48%
 Female 1,626 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,023 96.5%
 Black Or African American 12 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.7%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 16 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 55 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15629721626325716636
Renter2447364943424231
Total3910913326530629920867

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 761 53%
 Single Guardian 155 11%
 Singles 448 31%
 Singles With Roommate 62 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,128 79%
 Households with Kids 298 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male921816151412826161717923131726121814
Female1112161491661216191415191313122914912
Total2033243024301820423531322836262955262726

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71957 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71957 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 71957 real estate data, the median home value of $86,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71957 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71957 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71957 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,012 96.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 8 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 102 3.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 457 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 655 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 314 13%
 Households Vacant 993 41%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 2.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.5%
 For Sale Only 30 3.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 808 81.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 122 12.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 6%
 1 Bedroom 43 17%
 2 Bedroom 81 32%
 3+ Bedroom 114 45%
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 $35,445 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71957 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. 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 71957 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 630 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 513 20%
 No Earnings 1,411 55%
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 630 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 513 20%
 No Earnings 1,411 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 895 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 4%
 Worked at Home 48 5%
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 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 187 17%
 High School Graduate 633 56%
 Associate's degree 83 7%
 Bachelor's degree 138 12%
 Master's degree 50 4%
 Professional school degree 20 2%
 Doctorate degree 17 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 343 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71957

ZIP Code 71957 is in the Mount Ida School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71957.

Mount Ida Elementary School
430 Ball Park Rd
Mount Ida, AR 71957
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mount Ida School District
Mount Ida High School
338 Whittington St
Mount Ida, AR 71957
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mount Ida School District

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