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ZIP Code 72404

Primary City:Jonesboro, AR (View All Cities)
County: Craighead County
Timezone: Central (10:17am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.8, -90.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72404

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72404. 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 72404. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72404, 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:
Jonesboro, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72404 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72404 is located in northeast 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 72404 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72404 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,482
Population Density 186 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,636
Median Home Value $163,600
Land Area 126.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,078
Median Household Income $57,950

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male86293892487286688784281278883572361953037326019810776
Female827826796808970969851879829874800671558416340240149167
Total1,6891,7641,7201,6801,8361,8561,6931,6911,6171,7091,5231,2901,088789600438256243

Gender

 Male 11,512 49%
 Female 11,970 51%
Gender

Race

 White 20,279 86.4%
 Black Or African American 2,160 9.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 0.3%
 Asian 362 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 245 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 349 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner918781,2561,4041,18173736760
Renter7009465324522151128859
Total7911,8241,7881,8561,396849455119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,066 56%
 Single Guardian 1,358 15%
 Singles 2,109 23%
 Singles With Roommate 545 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,654 62%
 Households with Kids 3,424 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male167200168175190176186186200210190193167164182175187171157185
Female171164156176159164176158169153146157164176177174166140151179
Total338364324351349340362344369363336350331340359349353311308364

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72404 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72404 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 72404 real estate data, the median home value of $163,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72404. Rentals in 72404 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72404 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,140 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 108 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 121 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 113 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,498 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,476 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,104 32%
 Households Vacant 558 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 194 34.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 129 23.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 9.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 154 27.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 50 2%
 1 Bedroom 677 22%
 2 Bedroom 1,434 48%
 3+ Bedroom 852 28%
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 $57,950 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72404 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 72404 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 9,049 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,507 25%
 No Earnings 4,805 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 9,049 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,507 25%
 No Earnings 4,805 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,384 94.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 0.4%
 Worked at Home 596 5.0%
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 587 8%
 High School Graduate 3,717 52%
 Associate's degree 312 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,634 23%
 Master's degree 385 5%
 Professional school degree 291 4%
 Doctorate degree 199 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,372 83.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 340 6.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 546 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72404

ZIP Code 72404 is in the Westside Cons. School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72404.

Westside Middle School
1800 Hwy 91 West
Jonesboro, AR 72404
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Westside Cons. School District
Westside Elementary School
1834 Hwy 91 West
Jonesboro, AR 72404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Cons. School District
Fox Meadow Intermediate Center
2309 Fox Meadow Ln
Jonesboro, AR 72404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nettleton School District
Valley View Elementary School
2119 Valley View Dr
Jonesboro, AR 72404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valley View School District
Westside High School
1630 Hwy 91 West
Jonesboro, AR 72404
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Westside Cons. School District
Valley View High School
2118 Valley View Dr
Jonesboro, AR 72404
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Valley View School District
Ridgefield Christian School
3824 Casey Springs Rd
Jonesboro, AR 72404
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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