Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 72379

Primary City:Snow Lake, AR (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Desha County
Timezone: Central (11:45am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.0, -91.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72379

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72379. 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 72379. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72379, 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:
Snow Lake, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72379 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72379 is located in southeast 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 72379 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72379 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 50
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 47
Land Area 87.14 sq mi
Water Area 14.95 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22
Median Household Income $19,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male241212220102712201
Female112011111011301102
Total3532233311131013303

Gender

 Male 32 64%
 Female 18 36%
Gender

Race

 White 39 78%
 Black Or African American 11 22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10005130
Renter03212202
Total13217332

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7 32%
 Single Guardian 5 23%
 Singles 10 45%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 18 82%
 Households with Kids 4 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00011020100100010101
Female10000100002000000000
Total10011120102100010101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72379 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 72379 were primarily built in the 1970s. Rentals in 72379 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72379 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 50 100%
 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 4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 8 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 12 26%
 Households Vacant 25 53%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 52%
 For Migrant Workers 4 16%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 38 100%
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 $19,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72379 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. 72379 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72379 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. More commuters in 72379 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 21 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22 42%
 No Earnings 10 19%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22 42%
 No Earnings 10 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21 72%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 28%
 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 34 87%
 High School Graduate 5 13%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 8 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes