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ZIP Code 72212

Primary City:Little Rock, AR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Ward 4
County: Pulaski County
Timezone: Central (4:22pm)
Area code: 501 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.79, -92.41
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72212

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72212. 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 72212. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72212, 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 72212 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72212 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 72212 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72212 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,705
Population Density 1,919 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,329
Median Home Value $269,800
Land Area 6.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,106
Median Household Income $92,546

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male34843041736922428731839238844848756052234822815311473
Female323465407340256294323423431504583643542375212177152149
Total6718958247094805816418158199521,0701,2031,064723440330266222

Gender

 Male 6,106 48%
 Female 6,599 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,671 84.0%
 Black Or African American 1,253 9.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.2%
 Asian 515 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 69 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 166 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner222967069411,218666348105
Renter1152761541197834199
Total1375728601,0601,296700367114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,299 65%
 Single Guardian 449 9%
 Singles 1,145 22%
 Singles With Roommate 213 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,534 69%
 Households with Kids 1,572 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male63688273821007880909282738090907496793036
Female72575775879410193909477917570858480514036
Total1351251391481691941791731801861591641551601751581761307072

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72212 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72212 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 72212 real estate data, the median home value of $269,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72212. Rentals in 72212 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72212 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,586 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 119 1%
 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 3,164 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,138 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 804 15%
 Households Vacant 223 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 66 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 74 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 262 30%
 2 Bedroom 253 29%
 3+ Bedroom 347 40%
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 $92,546 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72212 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 72212 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 5,347 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,222 22%
 No Earnings 2,718 26%
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 5,347 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,222 22%
 No Earnings 2,718 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,393 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 72 1%
 Worked at Home 363 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 72212 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 89 2%
 High School Graduate 1,061 26%
 Associate's degree 126 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,673 41%
 Master's degree 431 10%
 Professional school degree 453 11%
 Doctorate degree 272 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,466 47%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,461 47%
 Not Enrolled in School 205 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72212

ZIP Code 72212 is in the Little Rock School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72212.

Fulbright Elementary School
300 Pleasant Valley Dr
Little Rock, AR 72212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Little Rock School District
Pulaski Academy
12701 Hinson Rd
Little Rock, AR 72212
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Christ the King School
4002 N Rodney Parham Rd
Little Rock, AR 72212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hebrew Academy of Arkansas
11905 Fairview Rd
Little Rock, AR 72212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Arkansas Baptist School System
62 Pleasant Valley Dr
Little Rock, AR 72212
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Little Rock Montessori School
3704 N Rodney Parham Rd
Little Rock, AR 72212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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