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ZIP Code 71958

Primary City:Murfreesboro, AR (View All Cities)
County: Pike County
Timezone: Central (2:02pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.1, -93.6
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71958

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71958. 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 71958. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71958, 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:
Murfreesboro, AR
Unacceptable:
Billstown, Kimberley, Mount Moriah

Stats and Demographics for the 71958 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71958 is located in southwest 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 71958 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71958 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,525
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,299
Median Home Value $88,900
Land Area 107.62 sq mi
Water Area 3.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,012
Median Household Income $38,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male907973967868649081979181718148322421
Female637183706552658667839793867064623746
Total153150156166143120129176148180188174157151112946167

Gender

 Male 1,265 50%
 Female 1,260 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,309 91.4%
 Black Or African American 127 5.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.4%
 Asian 9 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 44 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner18521151381471428234
Renter264558504136199
Total449717318818817810143

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 527 52%
 Single Guardian 167 17%
 Singles 278 27%
 Singles With Roommate 40 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 705 70%
 Households with Kids 307 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2519171617131815161514171710242017211412
Female129121711191717714181617181125111675
Total3728293328323532232932333428354528372117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71958 has a slightly higher than average 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 71958 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 71958 real estate data, the median home value of $88,900 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 71958. Rentals in 71958 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71958 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,418 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 56 2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 51 2%
 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 346 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 382 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 284 22%
 Households Vacant 287 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 10.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 16 5.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 131 45.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 98 34.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 3%
 1 Bedroom 32 12%
 2 Bedroom 116 44%
 3+ Bedroom 107 41%
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 $38,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71958 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 71958 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 616 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 389 22%
 No Earnings 746 43%
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 616 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 389 22%
 No Earnings 746 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 748 87.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 7.6%
 Worked at Home 36 4.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 88 13.5%
 High School Graduate 454 69.6%
 Associate's degree 4 0.6%
 Bachelor's degree 63 9.7%
 Master's degree 14 2.1%
 Professional school degree 23 3.5%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 414 93.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71958

ZIP Code 71958 is in the South Pike County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71958.

Murfreesboro Elementary School
605 Thrid Ave
Murfreesboro, AR 71958
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Pike County School District
Murfreesboro High School
605 Third Ave
Murfreesboro, AR 71958
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Pike County School District

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