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ZIP Code 72055

Primary City:Gillett, AR (View All Cities)
County: Arkansas County
Timezone: Central (4:19am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.1, -91.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72055. 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 72055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72055, 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:
Gillett, AR
Unacceptable:
Arkansas Post National Memor

Stats and Demographics for the 72055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72055 is located in south 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 72055 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72055 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 849
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 521
Median Home Value $70,000
Land Area 91.84 sq mi
Water Area 8.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 383
Median Household Income $37,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2129182821262027173039323012241895
Female232021272018311726313353292216231815
Total444939554144514443617285593440412720

Gender

 Male 406 48%
 Female 443 52%
Gender

Race

 White 714 84.1%
 Black Or African American 113 13.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner523285765423913
Renter9241916216124
Total1447477386485117

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 186 49%
 Single Guardian 63 16%
 Singles 114 30%
 Singles With Roommate 20 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 280 73%
 Households with Kids 103 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male294188265225360109543
Female34573318528515497346
Total513981111314104101041141916889

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72055 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72055 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 72055 real estate data, the median home value of $70,000 is low 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 72055. Rentals in 72055 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 849 100%
 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 115 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 157 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 111 21%
 Households Vacant 138 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 42%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 9%
 2 Bedroom 39 33%
 3+ Bedroom 70 58%
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 $37,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72055 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72055 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. More commuters in 72055 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 260 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 179 29%
 No Earnings 177 29%
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 260 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 179 29%
 No Earnings 177 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 346 89%
 Public transportation 10 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 8%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 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 57 22.6%
 High School Graduate 113 44.8%
 Associate's degree 15 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 49 19.4%
 Master's degree 16 6.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 168 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72055

ZIP Code 72055 is in the Dewitt School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72055.

Gillett Elementary School
313 South Sixth St
Gillett, AR 72055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dewitt School District

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