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ZIP Code 72422

Primary City:Corning, AR (View All Cities)
County: Clay County
Timezone: Central (2:13pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.4, -90.5
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72422

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72422. 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 72422. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72422, 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:
Corning, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72422 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72422 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 72422 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72422 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,979
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,427
Median Home Value $61,500
Land Area 175.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,125
Median Household Income $26,870

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male152170179200127123127143164176165177153135104746134
Female14613614715212012513214215717117917115817112510377103
Total298306326352247248259285321347344348311306229177138137

Gender

 Male 2,464 49%
 Female 2,515 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,836 97.1%
 Black Or African American 11 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.4%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 28 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 72 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2512921227731728118976
Renter601139810390765227
Total85242310380407357241103

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,077 51%
 Single Guardian 317 15%
 Singles 640 30%
 Singles With Roommate 91 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,501 71%
 Households with Kids 624 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3326352838263638323735364229263260384433
Female2527272927232633272828213139213434263726
Total5853625765496271596563577368476694648159

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72422 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72422 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 72422 real estate data, the median home value of $61,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72422. Rentals in 72422 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72422 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,979 100%
 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 710 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 796 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 619 26%
 Households Vacant 302 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 56 18.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 26 8.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 11.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 173 57.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 46 6%
 1 Bedroom 180 22%
 2 Bedroom 291 36%
 3+ Bedroom 288 36%
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 $26,870 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72422 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 72422 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,553 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 772 19%
 No Earnings 1,829 44%
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 1,553 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 772 19%
 No Earnings 1,829 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,839 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 20 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 114 6%
 Worked at Home 58 3%
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 534 30.9%
 High School Graduate 1,054 61.1%
 Associate's degree 37 2.1%
 Bachelor's degree 79 4.6%
 Master's degree 14 0.8%
 Professional school degree 8 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 718 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 37 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72422

ZIP Code 72422 is in the Corning School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72422.

Central Elementary School
605 West Fourth St
Corning, AR 72422
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Corning School District
Park Elementary School
510 Wynne Park Dr
Corning, AR 72422
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Corning School District
Corning High School
602 Bobcat Ln
Corning, AR 72422
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Corning School District

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