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ZIP Code 72427

Primary City:Egypt, AR (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Craighead County
Timezone: Central (4:01am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.8, -91.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72427

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72427. 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 72427. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72427, 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:
Egypt, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72427 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72427 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 72427 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72427 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 174
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 95
Median Home Value $34,600
Land Area 15.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 68
Median Household Income $33,882

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male869643584545492342
Female358545568733642261
Total11111711881014121278101345103

Gender

 Male 91 52%
 Female 83 48%
Gender

Race

 White 173 99.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner121168962
Renter28331420
Total31014991382

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 37 54%
 Single Guardian 12 18%
 Singles 18 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 45 66%
 Households with Kids 23 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11222022020124111213
Female10100010411231221000
Total21322032431355332213

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72427 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72427 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 72427 real estate data, the median home value of $34,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72427 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72427 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72427 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 174 100%
 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 15 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 30 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 24%
 Households Vacant 27 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 38 73%
 3+ Bedroom 14 27%
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 $33,882 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72427 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. However, that is not the case in 72427. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 67 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15 9%
 No Earnings 84 51%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 67 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15 9%
 No Earnings 84 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 72 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 6%
 Worked at Home 3 4%
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 22 26%
 High School Graduate 61 73%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 1 1%
 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 67 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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