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ZIP Code 72206

Primary City:Little Rock, AR (View All Cities)
County: Pulaski County
Timezone: Central (10:07am)
Area code: 501 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -92.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72206

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72206. 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 72206. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72206, 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 72206 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72206 is located in central Arkansas and covers a slightly higher 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 72206 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72206 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,624
Population Density 225 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,394
Median Home Value $85,900
Land Area 114.12 sq mi
Water Area 5.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,896
Median Household Income $35,104

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7377887978219058429007868731,0621,0661,021829528441275185122
Female7247188317627206987567897849381,017951854642498371299294
Total1,4611,5061,6281,5831,6251,5401,6561,5751,6572,0002,0831,9721,6831,170939646484416

Gender

 Male 12,978 51%
 Female 12,646 49%
Gender

Race

 White 11,744 45.8%
 Black Or African American 12,699 49.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 102 0.4%
 Asian 137 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 449 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 480 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner874968811,4411,6311,152678238
Renter20070366167858927712658
Total2871,1991,5422,1192,2201,429804296

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,724 38%
 Single Guardian 2,541 26%
 Singles 3,112 31%
 Singles With Roommate 519 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,990 71%
 Households with Kids 2,906 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male140153165149148146158161175168159154160156165178187140151190
Female149137163130152135142157132154186146191154160156166145135156
Total289290328279300281300318307322345300351310325334353285286346

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72206 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72206 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 72206 real estate data, the median home value of $85,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72206 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72206 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72206 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,862 93.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,108 4.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 208 0.8%
 Nursing Facilities 135 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 311 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,653 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,951 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,292 29%
 Households Vacant 1,498 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 341 22.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 0.7%
 For Sale Only 181 12.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 56 3.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 2.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 878 58.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 155 5%
 1 Bedroom 504 15%
 2 Bedroom 1,440 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,284 38%
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 $35,104 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72206 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. More commuters in 72206 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 7,388 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,818 19%
 No Earnings 9,176 45%
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 7,388 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,818 19%
 No Earnings 9,176 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,905 93.1%
 Public transportation 167 1.7%
 Taxicab 12 0.1%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 209 2.2%
 Worked at Home 261 2.7%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,589 18.3%
 High School Graduate 5,814 66.8%
 Associate's degree 376 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 667 7.7%
 Master's degree 168 1.9%
 Professional school degree 66 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 21 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,290 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 271 6.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 618 14.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72206

ZIP Code 72206 is in the Sheridan School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72206.

East End Intermediate School
5205 West Sawmill Rd
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sheridan School District
East End Elementary School
21801 Arch St Pk
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sheridan School District
Little Rock Prep Academy
1205 South Schiller St
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Little Rock Preparatory Academy
Little Prep Academy Elementary
1512 South Schiller St
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Rock Preparatory Academy
Booker Arts Magnet Elementary School
2016 Barber St
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Dunbar Magnet Middle School
1100 Wright Ave
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Mann Magnet Middle School
1000 East Roosevelt Rd
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Rockefeller Incentive Elementary
700 East 17th St
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Washington Magnet Elementary School
2700 South Main St
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Felder Middle School Learn Academy
6900 Pecan Rd
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Fuller Middle School
808 East Dixon Rd
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Landmark Elementary School
16712 Arch St Pk
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Bates Elementary School
14300 Dineen Dr
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Wilbur D. Mills High School
1205 East Dixon Rd
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Clara Mohammed Schools
1219 W Charles Bussey Ave
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bingham Road Baptist Child Development Center
923 W Bingham Rd
Little Rock, AR 72206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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