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ZIP Code 72417

Primary City:Brookland, AR (View All Cities)
County: Craighead County
Timezone: Central (2:58am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.91, -90.55
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72417

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72417. 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 72417. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72417, 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:
Brookland, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72417 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72417 is located in northeast Arkansas and covers a slightly less 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 72417 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72417 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,568
Population Density 78 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,491
Median Home Value $106,600
Land Area 45.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,363
Median Household Income $40,603

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male120134160142120103107129131148105889010150312215
Female1101121401301161161031331391341121011058548353122
Total23024630027223621921026227028221718919518698665337

Gender

 Male 1,796 50%
 Female 1,772 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,463 97.1%
 Black Or African American 15 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.4%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 21 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 50 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner291342162211981557224
Renter466178602322177
Total751952942812211778931

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 775 57%
 Single Guardian 231 17%
 Singles 290 21%
 Singles With Roommate 67 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 830 61%
 Households with Kids 533 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2924172234142427353034393027283121332928
Female2423272117222330203028263125273422252223
Total5347444351364757556062656152556543585151

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72417 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72417 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 72417 real estate data, the median home value of $106,600 is slightly less than average 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 72417. Rentals in 72417 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72417 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,568 100%
 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 695 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 354 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 314 21%
 Households Vacant 128 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 18 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 1%
 2 Bedroom 128 25%
 3+ Bedroom 379 74%
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 $40,603 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72417 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. More commuters in 72417 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,474 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 474 16%
 No Earnings 1,052 35%
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 1,474 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 474 16%
 No Earnings 1,052 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,655 90.4%
 Public transportation 3 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 118 6.4%
 Worked at Home 42 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 187 14%
 High School Graduate 876 66%
 Associate's degree 91 7%
 Bachelor's degree 130 10%
 Master's degree 34 3%
 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 879 94.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 2.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 2.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72417

ZIP Code 72417 is in the Brookland School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72417.

Brookland Elementary School
220 North Oak St
Brookland, AR 72417
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brookland School District
Brookland Middle School
100 West School St
Brookland, AR 72417
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brookland School District
Brookland High School
100 West School St
Brookland, AR 72417
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brookland School District
Brookland Junior High School
100 West School St
Brookland, AR 72417
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Brookland School District

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