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ZIP Code 72419

Primary City:Caraway, AR (View All Cities)
County: Craighead County
Timezone: Central (9:36am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.8, -90.4
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72419

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72419. 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 72419. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72419, 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:
Caraway, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72419 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72419 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 72419 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72419 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,748
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 809
Median Home Value $63,900
Land Area 50.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 720
Median Household Income $31,971

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7460526343445052427475555836341876
Female536267424451534762686572576630332310
Total12712211910587951039910414214012711510264513016

Gender

 Male 843 48%
 Female 905 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,720 98.4%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner104059113126924312
Renter184832513621181
Total2888911641621136113

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 373 52%
 Single Guardian 116 16%
 Singles 205 28%
 Singles With Roommate 26 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 482 67%
 Households with Kids 238 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male131614179131614812997151214139157
Female861015119151314161312111591368612
Total2122243220223127222822211830212719172119

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72419 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72419 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 72419 real estate data, the median home value of $63,900 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 72419. Rentals in 72419 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72419 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,748 100%
 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 243 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 252 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 225 28%
 Households Vacant 89 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 5 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 1%
 1 Bedroom 15 6%
 2 Bedroom 87 37%
 3+ Bedroom 133 56%
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 $31,971 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72419 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. In 72419 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 400 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 298 22%
 No Earnings 652 48%
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 400 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 298 22%
 No Earnings 652 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 483 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2%
 Worked at Home 47 9%
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 153 27.1%
 High School Graduate 377 66.7%
 Associate's degree 3 0.5%
 Bachelor's degree 27 4.8%
 Master's degree 5 0.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 257 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72419

ZIP Code 72419 is in the Riverside School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72419.

Riverside East Elementary School
502 West State St
Caraway, AR 72419
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Riverside School District

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