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ZIP Code 72436

Primary City:Lafe, AR (View All Cities)
County: Greene County
Timezone: Central (6:20pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.2, -90.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72436

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72436. 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 72436. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72436, 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:
Lafe, AR
Acceptable:
Marmaduke

Stats and Demographics for the 72436 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72436 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 72436 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72436 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 942
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 402
Median Home Value $82,400
Land Area 29.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 357
Median Household Income $36,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male25274339161621343834332930282111122
Female3028413824172431384429432130221346
Total55558477403345657678627251584324168

Gender

 Male 459 49%
 Female 483 51%
Gender

Race

 White 925 98.2%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.6%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51661596359316
Renter4131498531
Total92975687164347

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 218 61%
 Single Guardian 56 16%
 Singles 72 20%
 Singles With Roommate 11 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 229 64%
 Households with Kids 128 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3816655477899101177681
Female86675854656911107136573
Total1114713111310813121418202018201311154

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72436 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72436 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 72436 real estate data, the median home value of $82,400 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 72436. Rentals in 72436 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72436 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 942 100%
 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 159 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 141 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 57 14%
 Households Vacant 45 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 5 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 2 7%
 3+ Bedroom 26 93%
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 $36,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72436 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72436 has very few people that work at home. 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 72436 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 280 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 175 26%
 No Earnings 224 33%
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 280 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 175 26%
 No Earnings 224 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 334 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 34 9%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 63 24.6%
 High School Graduate 178 69.5%
 Associate's degree 11 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 2 0.8%
 Master's degree 2 0.8%
 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 133 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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