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ZIP Code 72447

Primary City:Monette, AR (View All Cities)
County: Craighead County
Timezone: Central (8:17pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.9, -90.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72447

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72447. 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 72447. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72447, 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:
Monette, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72447 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72447 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 72447 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72447 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,964
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 888
Median Home Value $81,000
Land Area 55.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 802
Median Household Income $51,159

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male725961595961597450675854604333271514
Female735763565643605969644864716048484159
Total14511612411511510411913311913110611813110381755673

Gender

 Male 925 47%
 Female 1,039 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,844 93.9%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 90 4.6%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner115484101111946320
Renter2445493831342914
Total35991331391421289234

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 402 50%
 Single Guardian 104 13%
 Singles 268 33%
 Singles With Roommate 28 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 556 69%
 Households with Kids 246 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male19101217169121210121415119141110141015
Female1416161789141214914191297111614811
Total3326283424182624242128342318212226281826

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72447 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72447 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 72447 real estate data, the median home value of $81,000 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 72447. Rentals in 72447 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72447 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,896 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 3%
 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 279 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 259 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 264 30%
 Households Vacant 86 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 17 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 13%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 52 33%
 2 Bedroom 71 44%
 3+ Bedroom 37 23%
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 $51,159 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72447 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 72447 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 72447 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 676 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 304 19%
 No Earnings 584 37%
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 676 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 304 19%
 No Earnings 584 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 781 88.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 102 11.5%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 122 19.2%
 High School Graduate 411 64.5%
 Associate's degree 50 7.8%
 Bachelor's degree 25 3.9%
 Master's degree 26 4.1%
 Professional school degree 3 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 332 85.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 0.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 13.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72447

ZIP Code 72447 is in the Buffalo Is. Central School. School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72447.

Buffalo Is. Central West Elementary
805 West Drew
Monette, AR 72447
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo Is. Central School. School District
Buffalo Is. Central High School
803 West Drew
Monette, AR 72447
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Buffalo Is. Central School. School District

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