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ZIP Code 72227

Primary City:Little Rock, AR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Ward 4
County: Pulaski County
Timezone: Central (7:02pm)
Area code: 501 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.78, -92.37
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72227

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72227. 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 72227. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72227, 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 72227 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72227 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 72227 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72227 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,462
Population Density 3,040 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,879
Median Home Value $185,100
Land Area 3.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,384
Median Household Income $61,021

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male34932031228036846839132832630937937934323220315812393
Female320302349303380505388357337384441478425297234202194205
Total669622661583748973779685663693820857768529437360317298

Gender

 Male 5,361 47%
 Female 6,101 53%
Gender

Race

 White 8,310 72.5%
 Black Or African American 2,510 21.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.3%
 Asian 212 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 224 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 166 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner18300422609785551409142
Renter322673394298221856293
Total3409738169071,006636471235

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,217 41%
 Single Guardian 808 15%
 Singles 1,988 37%
 Singles With Roommate 371 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,063 75%
 Households with Kids 1,321 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6880687663755858666549526878485068605457
Female5968646156676258597169667667695866525855
Total127148132137119142120116125136118118144145117108134112112112

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72227 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72227 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 72227 real estate data, the median home value of $185,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72227 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72227 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72227 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,462 100%
 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 2,143 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,093 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,148 37%
 Households Vacant 495 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 308 62%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 81 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 72 3%
 1 Bedroom 473 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,164 56%
 3+ Bedroom 353 17%
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 $61,021 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72227 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. The commute in 72227 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 4,709 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,785 27%
 No Earnings 2,811 27%
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 4,709 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,785 27%
 No Earnings 2,811 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,228 93.0%
 Public transportation 16 0.2%
 Taxicab 41 0.6%
 Motorcycle 37 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 110 1.6%
 Worked at Home 266 4.0%
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 192 5%
 High School Graduate 1,778 42%
 Associate's degree 141 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,190 28%
 Master's degree 434 10%
 Professional school degree 373 9%
 Doctorate degree 142 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,182 57.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 737 36.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 123 6.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72227

ZIP Code 72227 is in the Private. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72227.

Miss Selma'S Schools
7814 T St
Little Rock, AR 72227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Anthony School
7700 Ohio St
Little Rock, AR 72227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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