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ZIP Code 72179

Primary City:Wilburn, AR (View All Cities)
County: Cleburne County
Timezone: Central (10:04pm)
Coordinates:35.50, -91.87
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72179

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72179. 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 72179. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72179, 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:
Wilburn, AR
Unacceptable:
Hiram

Stats and Demographics for the 72179 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72179 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 72179 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72179 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 450
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 237
Median Home Value $37,500
Land Area 23.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 188
Median Household Income $19,904

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male101491612510823151915171511853
Female131416159131212151917111519121544
Total2328253121182220383436263234232397

Gender

 Male 215 48%
 Female 235 52%
Gender

Race

 White 444 98.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner91222322531183
Renter35946432
Total121731363135215

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 112 60%
 Single Guardian 25 13%
 Singles 44 23%
 Singles With Roommate 7 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 130 69%
 Households with Kids 58 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22423412412420091244
Female22623213553152424323
Total4410466259655724115567

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72179 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72179 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 72179 real estate data, the median home value of $37,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72179 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72179 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72179 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 450 100%
 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 67 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 85 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 15%
 Households Vacant 49 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 37%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 49%
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 11 100%
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 $19,904 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72179 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. 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, 72179 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 72179 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 89 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 73 19%
 No Earnings 220 58%
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 89 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 73 19%
 No Earnings 220 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 159 100%
 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. 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 76 48%
 High School Graduate 62 39%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 11 7%
 Master's degree 11 7%
 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 39 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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