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ZIP Code 72048

Primary City:Ethel, AR (View All Cities)
County: Arkansas County
Timezone: Central (2:44pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.3, -91.1
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72048

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72048. 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 72048. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72048, 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:
Ethel, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72048 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72048 is located in east 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 72048 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72048 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 114
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 81
Median Home Value $82,900
Land Area 83.30 sq mi
Water Area 3.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 52
Median Household Income $48,958

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male433411344555552410
Female235300347155325205
Total668711681161010877615

Gender

 Male 59 52%
 Female 55 48%
Gender

Race

 White 110 96%
 Black Or African American 4 4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0310710743
Renter00113111
Total0311813854

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 26 50%
 Single Guardian 8 15%
 Singles 17 33%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 37 71%
 Households with Kids 15 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11010011100102101111
Female10011011012020210000
Total21021022112122311111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72048 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72048 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 72048 real estate data, the median home value of $82,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72048.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 114 100%
 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 16 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 28 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 8 10%
 Households Vacant 29 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 72%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $48,958 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72048 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72048 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. The commute in 72048 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 24 83%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 5 17%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 24 83%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 5 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 24 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 72048 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 17 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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