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ZIP Code 72450

Primary City:Paragould, AR (View All Cities)
County: Greene County
Timezone: Central (2:16am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.1, -90.5
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72450

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72450. 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 72450. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72450, 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:
Paragould, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72450 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72450 is located in northeast Arkansas and covers a large 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 72450 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72450 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,033
Population Density 126 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,267
Median Home Value $104,500
Land Area 287.01 sq mi
Water Area 1.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,079
Median Household Income $37,884

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2751,2911,3421,2771,1131,0911,1701,2281,1901,3411,1341,066931767533426267173
Female1,2181,2781,2351,1851,0941,1651,1761,2421,1921,2891,1711,1351,062873682579436406
Total2,4932,5692,5772,4622,2072,2562,3462,4702,3822,6302,3052,2011,9931,6401,2151,005703579

Gender

 Male 17,615 49%
 Female 18,418 51%
Gender

Race

 White 34,640 96.1%
 Black Or African American 220 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 182 0.5%
 Asian 104 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 380 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 500 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1851,0491,6361,9031,9641,483948276
Renter5491,064971829519351241111
Total7342,1132,6072,7322,4831,8341,189387

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,379 52%
 Single Guardian 2,544 18%
 Singles 3,466 25%
 Singles With Roommate 690 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,091 65%
 Households with Kids 4,988 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male266254253265303274231232251269260246288279256265245252259219
Female261209264244233241287258259234252239238272254211251231238231
Total527463517509536515518490510503512485526551510476496483497450

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72450 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72450 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 72450 real estate data, the median home value of $104,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72450. Rentals in 72450 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72450 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,431 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 132 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 33 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 226 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 78 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 133 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,988 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,456 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,635 30%
 Households Vacant 1,188 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 382 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1%
 For Sale Only 166 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 69 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 74 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 481 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 98 2%
 1 Bedroom 660 12%
 2 Bedroom 2,936 54%
 3+ Bedroom 1,754 32%
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 $37,884 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72450 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 72450 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 10,758 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,319 22%
 No Earnings 11,058 39%
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 10,758 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,319 22%
 No Earnings 11,058 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,845 94.7%
 Public transportation 16 0.1%
 Taxicab 4 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 293 2.0%
 Worked at Home 465 3.2%
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 1,971 17%
 High School Graduate 7,474 65%
 Associate's degree 395 3%
 Bachelor's degree 854 7%
 Master's degree 536 5%
 Professional school degree 158 1%
 Doctorate degree 107 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,682 88.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 367 4.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 525 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72450

ZIP Code 72450 is in the Paragould School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72450.

Baldwin Elementary School
612 West Mueller St
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paragould School District
Woodrow Wilson Elementary School
900 West Emerson St
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paragould School District
Oak Grove Middle School
5097 Hwy 135 North
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Paragould School District
Oak Grove Elementary Health Wellness
5027 Hwy 135 North
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paragould School District
Greene Cty Tech Elementary School
5203 West Kingshwy
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greene County. Tech School District
Greene County Tech Primary School
1300 South Rockingchair
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greene County. Tech School District
Greene County Tech Interm. School
5205 West Kingshwy
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greene County. Tech School District
Greene Cty Tech Intermediate
5205 West Kingshwy
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greene County. Tech School District
Paragould Junior High School
1713 West Court St
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Paragould School District
Paragould High School
1701 West Court St
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Paragould School District
Greene County Tech High School
5201 West Kingshwy
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greene County. Tech School District
Green County Tech Junior High School
5207 West Kingshwy
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Greene County. Tech School District
St Mary'S Catholic School & Preschool
310 N 2nd St
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Crowley'S Ridge Academy
606 Academy Dr
Paragould, AR 72450
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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