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ZIP Code 72501

Primary City:Batesville, AR (View All Cities)
County: Independence County
Timezone: Central (5:19pm)
Coordinates:35.8, -91.7
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72501. 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 72501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72501, 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:
Batesville, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72501 is located in north 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 72501 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 less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72501 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,099
Population Density 83 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,042
Median Home Value $94,400
Land Area 303.53 sq mi
Water Area 3.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,863
Median Household Income $35,022

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male 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
Male877844760882836805740795701836860795717547426343207149
Female832844834858822745734800750871895853778612549423389390
Total1,7091,6881,5941,7401,6581,5501,4741,5951,4511,7071,7551,6481,4951,159975766596539

Gender

 Male 12,120 48%
 Female 12,979 52%
Gender

Race

 White 22,449 89.4%
 Black Or African American 674 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 148 0.6%
 Asian 257 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 39 0.2%
 Other Race 1,099 4.4%
 Two Or More Races 433 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1256161,0371,4171,4751,085708200
Renter407736573512353280217122
Total5321,3521,6101,9291,8281,365925322

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,127 52%
 Single Guardian 1,578 16%
 Singles 2,675 27%
 Singles With Roommate 483 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,660 68%
 Households with Kids 3,203 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male179167172192169174178152171143162164142149175157161193196154
Female179161164157172174168158172168172170175149177159160177185173
Total358328336349341348346310343311334334317298352316321370381327

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72501 has a slightly less than average 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 72501 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 72501 real estate data, the median home value of $94,400 is slightly less than average 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 72501. Rentals in 72501 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,282 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 91 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 347 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 361 1.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,881 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,782 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,200 29%
 Households Vacant 1,179 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 320 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1%
 For Sale Only 111 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 124 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 562 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 89 3%
 1 Bedroom 394 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,432 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,097 36%
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 $35,022 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72501 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 72501 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 7,394 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,563 23%
 No Earnings 7,777 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 7,394 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,563 23%
 No Earnings 7,777 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,415 92.2%
 Public transportation 48 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 48 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 421 4.1%
 Worked at Home 280 2.7%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,325 17%
 High School Graduate 4,972 64%
 Associate's degree 251 3%
 Bachelor's degree 707 9%
 Master's degree 240 3%
 Professional school degree 211 3%
 Doctorate degree 106 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,871 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 274 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 555 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72501

ZIP Code 72501 is in the Batesville School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72501.

Central Magnet Math & Science
650 Vine St
Batesville, AR 72501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Batesville School District
West Magnet School
850 Hill St
Batesville, AR 72501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Batesville School District
Eagle Mountain Magnet School
600 Eagle Mountain Blvd
Batesville, AR 72501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Batesville School District
Southside Middle School
70 Scott Dr
Batesville, AR 72501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Southside School District
Southside Elementary School
2460 Batesville Blvd
Batesville, AR 72501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southside School District
Batesville Junior High School
2 Pioneer Dr
Batesville, AR 72501
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Batesville School District
Batesville High School
1 Pioneer Dr
Batesville, AR 72501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Batesville School District
Southside High School
70 Scott Dr
Batesville, AR 72501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Southside School District
Southside Junior High School
70 Scott Dr
Batesville, AR 72501
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Southside School District
Community School
295 Mockingbird St
Batesville, AR 72501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Hope Lutheran School
2417 E Main St
Batesville, AR 72501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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