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ZIP Code 72331

Primary City:Earle, AR (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:21am)
Coordinates:35.3, -90.5
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72331

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72331. 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 72331. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72331, 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:
Earle, AR
Acceptable:
Twist

Stats and Demographics for the 72331 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72331 is located in east 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 72331 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72331 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,184
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,378
Median Home Value $66,900
Land Area 143.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.84 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,158
Median Household Income $28,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13313213216591688274861169693816445311616
Female134124130136116106937410911910599847245463734
Total26725626230120717417514819523520119216513690775350

Gender

 Male 1,521 48%
 Female 1,663 52%
Gender

Race

 White 894 28.1%
 Black Or African American 2,239 70.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.3%
 Asian 11 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 24 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner940881581451028127
Renter44121911018046205
Total5316117925922514810132

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 413 36%
 Single Guardian 387 33%
 Singles 325 28%
 Singles With Roommate 33 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 718 62%
 Households with Kids 440 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2629242029292922232132332224322937412626
Female2529282625242327252928212725253034212619
Total5158524654535249485060544949575971625245

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72331 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72331 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 72331 real estate data, the median home value of $66,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72331. Rentals in 72331 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72331 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,184 100%
 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 307 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 343 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 508 37%
 Households Vacant 220 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 31 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 6%
 For Migrant Workers 5 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 120 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 40 9%
 2 Bedroom 200 46%
 3+ Bedroom 195 45%
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 $28,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72331 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. However, that is not the case in 72331. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 637 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 555 22%
 No Earnings 1,375 54%
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 637 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 555 22%
 No Earnings 1,375 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 891 91.8%
 Public transportation 1 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 6.1%
 Worked at Home 20 2.1%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 300 36%
 High School Graduate 425 51%
 Associate's degree 70 8%
 Bachelor's degree 32 4%
 Master's degree 9 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 679 83.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 137 16.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72331

ZIP Code 72331 is in the Earle School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72331.

Earle Elementary School
802 Barton St
Earle, AR 72331
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Earle School District
Earle High School
1401 Third St
Earle, AR 72331
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Earle School District

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