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ZIP Code 72015

Primary City:Benton, AR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Benton
County: Saline County
Timezone: Central (1:00am)
Area code: 501 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.5, -92.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72015

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72015. 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 72015. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72015, 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:
Benton, AR
Acceptable:
Bryant, Haskell, Tull

Stats and Demographics for the 72015 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72015 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 72015 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 slightly higher than average. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72015 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,307
Population Density 334 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,259
Median Home Value $119,700
Land Area 81.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,207
Median Household Income $45,978

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0671,1399688597561,0911,1101,038873918849766616497350244171137
Female1,0071,0019618277481,0631,092965881874857785725592413403322342
Total2,0742,1401,9291,6861,5042,1542,2022,0031,7541,7921,7061,5511,3411,089763647493479

Gender

 Male 13,449 49%
 Female 13,858 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,238 88.8%
 Black Or African American 1,679 6.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 180 0.7%
 Asian 186 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 585 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 429 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1401,1901,3791,3291,282927562209
Renter31282963957337921816772
Total4522,0192,0181,9021,6611,145729281

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,345 52%
 Single Guardian 1,905 19%
 Singles 2,496 24%
 Singles With Roommate 461 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,317 62%
 Households with Kids 3,890 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male230227226210259219215221225195204188197184174174170173168143
Female210197216200209230185184193181192193207188167170175164151111
Total440424442410468449400405418376396381404372341344345337319254

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72015 has a slightly less 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 72015 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 72015 real estate data, the median home value of $119,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72015. Rentals in 72015 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72015 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,283 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 421 2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 289 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 314 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,887 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,131 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,189 28%
 Households Vacant 1,052 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 329 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Sale Only 180 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 441 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 55 2%
 1 Bedroom 448 14%
 2 Bedroom 1,310 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,441 44%
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 $45,978 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72015 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 72015 can expect to fall in that range. 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 9,253 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,887 23%
 No Earnings 7,551 35%
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 9,253 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,887 23%
 No Earnings 7,551 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,894 96.1%
 Public transportation 58 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 150 1.2%
 Worked at Home 266 2.1%
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 1,565 18%
 High School Graduate 5,062 57%
 Associate's degree 432 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,251 14%
 Master's degree 360 4%
 Professional school degree 133 1%
 Doctorate degree 118 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,954 77.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 454 7.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 973 15.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72015

ZIP Code 72015 is in the Benton School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72015.

Angie Grant Elementary School
1124 Hoover St
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Benton School District
Caldwell Elementary School
1800 West Sevier St
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Benton School District
Perrin Elementary School
1201 Smithers Dr
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Benton School District
Ringgold Elementary School
536 River St
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Benton School District
Benton Middle School
204 North Cox St
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Benton School District
Salem Elementary School
2701 Salem Rd
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bryant School District
Hurricane Creek Elementary
6091 Alcoa Rd
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bryant School District
Westbrook Elementary School
2621 Hwy 229
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harmony Grove School District
Harmony Grove Middle School
2621 Hwy 229
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Harmony Grove School District
Benton High School
211 Border St
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Benton School District
Benton Junior High School
411 Border St
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Benton School District
Harmony Grove High School
2621 Hwy 229
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harmony Grove School District
Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School
818 W Cross St
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Victory Baptist Academy
5364 Highway 67
Benton, AR 72015
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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