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ZIP Code 72373

Primary City:Parkin, AR (View All Cities)
County: Cross County
Timezone: Central (5:42am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.3, -90.6
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72373

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72373. 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 72373. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72373, 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:
Parkin, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72373 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72373 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 72373 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72373 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,329
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 680
Median Home Value $48,100
Land Area 112.70 sq mi
Water Area 2.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 550
Median Household Income $23,580

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male353642553525293720514947643027161519
Female365145523629352642625451462930302320
Total7187871077154646362113103981105957463839

Gender

 Male 632 48%
 Female 697 52%
Gender

Race

 White 477 35.9%
 Black Or African American 820 61.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner214346988624419
Renter142425525024209
Total163859121138866428

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 204 37%
 Single Guardian 135 25%
 Singles 188 34%
 Singles With Roommate 23 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 402 73%
 Households with Kids 148 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male41061066510912613651381681011
Female59961412681110129777121211103
Total919151620181118202218221312202028192014

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72373 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72373 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 72373 real estate data, the median home value of $48,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72373 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72373 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72373 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,329 100%
 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 159 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 173 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 218 32%
 Households Vacant 130 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 13.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Sale Only 10 7.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 3.8%
 For Migrant Workers 5 3.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 66.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 4%
 1 Bedroom 60 23%
 2 Bedroom 53 21%
 3+ Bedroom 135 52%
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 $23,580 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72373 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72373 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 72373 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 381 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 330 27%
 No Earnings 532 43%
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 381 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 330 27%
 No Earnings 532 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 521 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 3%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 172 31.0%
 High School Graduate 336 60.6%
 Associate's degree 13 2.3%
 Bachelor's degree 21 3.8%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 4 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 8 1.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 243 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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