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ZIP Code 72205

Primary City:Little Rock, AR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Ward 6
County: Pulaski County
Timezone: Central (9:03pm)
Area code: 501 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.74, -92.35
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72205

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72205. 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 72205. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72205, 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 72205 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72205 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 72205 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. 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 72205 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,000
Population Density 2,943 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,159
Median Home Value $154,600
Land Area 7.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,139
Median Household Income $47,179

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6185625285509611,297978841693694683688550315235188170246
Female5815314985218331,307945822676764876790653451349368434804
Total1,1991,0931,0261,0711,7942,6041,9231,6631,3691,4581,5591,4781,2037665845566041,050

Gender

 Male 10,797 47%
 Female 12,203 53%
Gender

Race

 White 15,722 68.4%
 Black Or African American 5,838 25.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 100 0.4%
 Asian 560 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 346 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 424 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner739029791,1091,227699499294
Renter6241,667883819565208260331
Total6972,5691,8621,9281,792907759625

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,319 30%
 Single Guardian 1,777 16%
 Singles 4,919 44%
 Singles With Roommate 1,124 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,757 79%
 Households with Kids 2,382 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1241241091171061171251031111059510611011211012311885114142
Female11611512410810210712091111122911047910298115114969899
Total240239233225208224245194222227186210189214208238232181212241

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72205 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72205 were primarily built in the 1960s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 72205 real estate data, the median home value of $154,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72205 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72205 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72205 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,864 95.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 150 0.7%
 Nursing Facilities 558 2.4%
 Other Institutional 224 1.0%
 College Student Housing 115 0.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 89 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,148 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,634 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,357 44%
 Households Vacant 1,020 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 569 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 133 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 215 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 163 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,466 31%
 2 Bedroom 2,353 50%
 3+ Bedroom 766 16%
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 $47,179 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72205 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 72205 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 9,209 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,360 23%
 No Earnings 5,329 28%
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 9,209 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,360 23%
 No Earnings 5,329 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,146 93.2%
 Public transportation 152 1.3%
 Taxicab 17 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 284 2.4%
 Worked at Home 362 3.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 476 6%
 High School Graduate 3,375 44%
 Associate's degree 349 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,928 25%
 Master's degree 923 12%
 Professional school degree 552 7%
 Doctorate degree 124 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,909 73.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 539 20.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 135 5.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72205

ZIP Code 72205 is in the Lisa Academy Charter. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72205.

Lisa Academy
21 Corporate Hill Dr
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lisa Academy Charter
Brady Elementary School
7915 West Markham St
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Fair Park Early Childhood Center
616 North Harrison St
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Forest Heights Middle School
5901 Evergreen St
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Henderson Middle School
401 Barrow Rd
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Pulaski Heights Middle School
401 North Pine St
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Woodruff Early Childhood Center
3010 West Seventh St
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Pulaski Heights Elementary School
319 North Pine St
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Lisa Academy High School
21 Corporate Hill Dr
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lisa Academy Charter
Hall High School
6700 H St
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Little Rock School District
Our Lady-Holy Souls School
1001 N Tyler St
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Catholic High School for Boys
6300 Father Tribou St
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Mt St Mary Academy
3224 Kavanaugh Blvd
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Christ Lutheran School
315 S Hughes St
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Childrens House Montessori School
4023 Lee Ave
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Little Rock Adventist Academy
8708 Rodney Parham Rd
Little Rock, AR 72205
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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