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ZIP Code 72201

Primary City:Little Rock, AR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown|Quapaw Quarter|Ward 1
County: Pulaski County
Timezone: Central (6:22pm)
Area code: 501 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.75, -92.28
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72201

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72201. 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 72201. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72201, 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:
Little Rock, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72201 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 72201 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72201 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,024
Population Density 846 people per sq mi
Housing Units 902
Median Home Value $285,800
Land Area 1.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 638
Median Household Income $48,947

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male47465210273684782776850143460
Female12767386631192931353220114423
Total1614101390168104877611311210070257883

Gender

 Male 667 65%
 Female 357 35%
Gender

Race

 White 711 69.4%
 Black Or African American 270 26.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.6%
 Asian 18 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner440275043841
Renter511527384761492
Total5519210013411922133

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 85 13%
 Single Guardian 30 5%
 Singles 458 72%
 Singles With Roommate 65 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 608 95%
 Households with Kids 30 5%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10010032212001102124
Female32314011111121103034
Total42324043323122205158

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72201 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 72201 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 72201 real estate data, the median home value of $285,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72201. Rentals in 72201 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 858 84%
 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 166 16%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 152 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 25 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 461 51%
 Households Vacant 264 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 99 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 108 41%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 6%
 1 Bedroom 213 60%
 2 Bedroom 120 34%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $48,947 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72201 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, 72201 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 72201 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 554 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 228 25%
 No Earnings 137 15%
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 554 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 228 25%
 No Earnings 137 15%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 677 89%
 Public transportation 8 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 66 9%
 Worked at Home 11 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 72201 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 19 4%
 High School Graduate 221 47%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 126 27%
 Master's degree 67 14%
 Professional school degree 33 7%
 Doctorate degree 5 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 28 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72201

ZIP Code 72201 is in the Estem Elementary Charter School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72201.

E-Stem Public Charter Elementary School
112 West Third St 1st Floor
Little Rock, AR 72201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Estem Elementary Charter School District
E-Stem Public Charter Middle School
112 West Third St 2nd Floor
Little Rock, AR 72201
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Estem Middle Charter School District
E-Stem Public Charter High School
112 West Third St 3rd Floor
Little Rock, AR 72201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Estem High Charter School District
The Episcopal Collegiate School
1701 Cantrell Rd
Little Rock, AR 72201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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