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ZIP Code 72002

Primary City:Alexander, AR (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (11:59am)
Coordinates:34.7, -92.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72002

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72002. 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 72002. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72002, 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:
Alexander, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72002 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72002 is located in central 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 72002 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72002 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,134
Population Density 246 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,717
Median Home Value $127,800
Land Area 57.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,262
Median Household Income $56,133

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4555125255104045165025195106155144543832832091086745
Female4924845114493055025265124606164894634022912081469750
Total9479961,0369597091,0181,0281,0319701,2311,00391778557441725416495

Gender

 Male 7,131 50%
 Female 7,003 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,764 83.2%
 Black Or African American 1,189 8.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 92 0.7%
 Asian 85 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 738 5.2%
 Two Or More Races 265 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner837628421,08088958824156
Renter571751741568734308
Total1409371,0161,23697662227164

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,096 59%
 Single Guardian 823 16%
 Singles 1,100 21%
 Singles With Roommate 243 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,332 63%
 Households with Kids 1,930 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8794819185104109112102999312998106118112111937691
Female11310088919111181110911049997110101899589928452
Total200194169182176215190222193203192226208207207207200185160143

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72002 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72002 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 72002 real estate data, the median home value of $127,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72002 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72002 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72002 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,932 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 93 0.7%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 109 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,017 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,524 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 721 13%
 Households Vacant 455 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 42 9.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Sale Only 77 16.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 6.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 102 22.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 203 44.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 2%
 1 Bedroom 15 2%
 2 Bedroom 171 24%
 3+ Bedroom 504 72%
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 $56,133 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72002 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. Most commuters in 72002 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 5,630 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,001 18%
 No Earnings 3,368 31%
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 5,630 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,001 18%
 No Earnings 3,368 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,539 95.1%
 Public transportation 19 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 0.5%
 Worked at Home 264 3.8%
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. 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 606 12.5%
 High School Graduate 2,863 59.0%
 Associate's degree 366 7.5%
 Bachelor's degree 880 18.1%
 Master's degree 78 1.6%
 Professional school degree 42 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,662 76.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 442 12.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 387 11.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72002

ZIP Code 72002 is in the Bryant School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72002.

Bethel Middle School
5415 Northlake Rd
Alexander, AR 72002
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bryant School District
Robert L. Davis Elementary School
12001 County Line Rd
Alexander, AR 72002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bryant School District
Springhill Elementary School
2716 Northlake Rd
Alexander, AR 72002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bryant School District
Avilla Christian Academy
302 Avilla E
Alexander, AR 72002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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