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ZIP Code 72153

Primary City:Shirley, AR (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (1:24pm)
Coordinates:35.6, -92.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72153

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72153. 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 72153. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72153, 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:
Shirley, AR
Unacceptable:
Eglantine, Lexington, Rushing

Stats and Demographics for the 72153 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72153 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 72153 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72153 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,572
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,465
Median Home Value $108,000
Land Area 84.48 sq mi
Water Area 3.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,091
Median Household Income $43,033

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
Male758786774456876760100111871049467552724
Female677985704667636473103941089910555382820
Total14216617114790123150131133203205195203199122935544

Gender

 Male 1,308 51%
 Female 1,264 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,471 96.1%
 Black Or African American 8 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.7%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 60 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8771161762061929627
Renter124429482312187
Total2012114522422920411434

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 594 54%
 Single Guardian 146 13%
 Singles 305 28%
 Singles With Roommate 46 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 799 73%
 Households with Kids 292 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1221151523102317142016161816191617141113
Female151511161511201617161518191712151891612
Total2736263138214333313631343733313135232725

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72153 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72153 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 72153 real estate data, the median home value of $108,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72153 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72153 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72153 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,572 100%
 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 447 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 451 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 193 13%
 Households Vacant 374 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 2.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 27 7.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 216 57.8%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 113 30.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 40 25%
 2 Bedroom 64 40%
 3+ Bedroom 55 35%
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 $43,033 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72153 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. However, that is not the case in 72153. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 494 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 381 19%
 No Earnings 1,129 56%
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 494 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 381 19%
 No Earnings 1,129 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 609 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 2%
 Worked at Home 63 9%
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 256 26%
 High School Graduate 578 60%
 Associate's degree 87 9%
 Bachelor's degree 19 2%
 Master's degree 14 1%
 Professional school degree 13 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 266 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 141 34%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72153

ZIP Code 72153 is in the Shirley School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72153.

Shirley Elementary School
154 School Dr
Shirley, AR 72153
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shirley School District
Shirley High School
201 Blue Devil Dr
Shirley, AR 72153
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shirley School District

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