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ZIP Code 72168

Primary City:Tucker, AR (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (9:05pm)
Coordinates:34.4, -92.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72168

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72168. 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 72168. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72168, 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:
Tucker, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72168 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72168 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 72168 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72168 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,834
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 226
Median Home Value $29,200
Land Area 45.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 180
Median Household Income $36,635

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9911171402672502291951891359743139485
Female291110911913102023181698989
Total11182227149278259242205209158115592217131614

Gender

 Male 1,630 89%
 Female 204 11%
Gender

Race

 White 961 52.4%
 Black Or African American 828 45.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.8%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0911314022158
Renter069157241
Total01520464724199

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 76 42%
 Single Guardian 40 22%
 Singles 60 33%
 Singles With Roommate 4 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 138 77%
 Households with Kids 42 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male06112421010334103767
Female01101113301532034125
Total072135343118661378812

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72168 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72168 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 72168 real estate data, the median home value of $29,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72168 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72168 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72168 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 409 22%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,425 78%
 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 63 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 73 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 44 19%
 Households Vacant 46 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 25 100%
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 $36,635 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72168 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, 72168 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. In 72168 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 219 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 118 5%
 No Earnings 1,836 84%
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 219 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 118 5%
 No Earnings 1,836 84%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 212 100%
 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

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 710 41%
 High School Graduate 989 57%
 Associate's degree 36 2%
 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 8 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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