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ZIP Code 72457

Primary City:Portia, AR (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Lawrence County
Timezone: Central (4:03pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.08, -91.05
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72457

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72457. 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 72457. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72457, 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:
Portia, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72457 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72457 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 72457 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72457 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 132
Population Density 671 people per sq mi
Housing Units 71
Median Home Value $53,000
Land Area 0.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 61
Median Household Income $26,071

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male111707302673602632
Female451377113867246424
Total562107144151413108481056

Gender

 Male 57 43%
 Female 75 57%
Gender

Race

 White 132 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner042108592
Renter14462121
Total18616106113

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 28 46%
 Single Guardian 14 23%
 Singles 16 26%
 Singles With Roommate 3 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 50 82%
 Households with Kids 11 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00100001010000100330
Female10100211100001100112
Total10200212110001200442

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72457 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72457 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 72457 real estate data, the median home value of $53,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 72457 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72457 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 132 100%
 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 23 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 17 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 21 30%
 Households Vacant 10 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 80%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 21%
 2 Bedroom 13 68%
 3+ Bedroom 2 11%
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 $26,071 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 72457 can expect to fall in that range. 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 39 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 22%
 No Earnings 60 47%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 39 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 22%
 No Earnings 60 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 48 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 3 6%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 14 24%
 High School Graduate 36 62%
 Associate's degree 1 2%
 Bachelor's degree 5 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 2 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2 29%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 71%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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