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ZIP Code 72039

Primary City:Damascus, AR (View All Cities)
County: Faulkner County
Timezone: Central (8:09am)
Area code: 501 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.3, -92.4
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72039

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72039. 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 72039. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72039, 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:
Damascus, AR
Acceptable:
Twin Groves
Unacceptable:
Gravesville, Martinville

Stats and Demographics for the 72039 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72039 is located in north 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 72039 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72039 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,131
Population Density 36 people per sq mi
Housing Units 976
Median Home Value $81,200
Land Area 58.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 842
Median Household Income $33,857

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male669672576174547971936872754334321917
Female706863636468676070827066654633452226
Total1361641351201251421211391411751381381408967774143

Gender

 Male 1,083 51%
 Female 1,048 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,869 87.7%
 Black Or African American 194 9.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 1.5%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 32 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1375116141138827623
Renter193630371820810
Total321111461781561028433

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 472 56%
 Single Guardian 126 15%
 Singles 210 25%
 Singles With Roommate 34 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 567 67%
 Households with Kids 275 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12121813231019212317151011198151411915
Female7161225211210916910171710151313111111
Total1928303844222930392625272829232827222026

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72039 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72039 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 72039 real estate data, the median home value of $81,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72039 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72039 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72039 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,131 100%
 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 356 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 308 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 178 18%
 Households Vacant 134 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 9.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 13 9.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 22.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 56.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 137 54%
 3+ Bedroom 118 46%
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 $33,857 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72039 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72039 has very few people that work at home. 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 72039. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 755 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 278 15%
 No Earnings 799 44%
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 755 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 278 15%
 No Earnings 799 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 856 94.7%
 Public transportation 12 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 3.3%
 Worked at Home 6 0.7%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 200 23.1%
 High School Graduate 572 66.1%
 Associate's degree 27 3.1%
 Bachelor's degree 51 5.9%
 Master's degree 5 0.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 11 1.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 340 75.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 26 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 86 19.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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