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ZIP Code 72517

Primary City:Brockwell, AR (View All Cities)
County: Izard County
Timezone: Central (10:20am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.13, -91.97
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72517

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72517. 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 72517. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72517, 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:
Brockwell, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72517 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72517 is located in north 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 72517 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72517 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 487
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 248
Median Home Value $38,800
Land Area 34.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 202
Median Household Income $32,353

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male131217181359129152518342216324
Female71612145813179142127312253106
Total20282932181322291829464565442161210

Gender

 Male 247 51%
 Female 240 49%
Gender

Race

 White 468 96.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 1.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 11 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01315395337156
Renter34552401
Total31720445541157

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 140 69%
 Single Guardian 18 9%
 Singles 39 19%
 Singles With Roommate 5 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 145 72%
 Households with Kids 57 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13242234145224813421
Female12032324502145322161
Total252745586473691135582

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72517 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72517 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 72517 real estate data, the median home value of $38,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72517 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72517 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72517 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 487 100%
 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 92 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 86 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 24 10%
 Households Vacant 46 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 25 86%
 2 Bedroom 4 14%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $32,353 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72517 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 72517 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 72517 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 80 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 138 28%
 No Earnings 273 56%
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 80 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 138 28%
 No Earnings 273 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 158 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 37 19%
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 79 35%
 High School Graduate 142 63%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 5 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 93 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72517

ZIP Code 72517 is in the Izard County. Cons. School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72517.

Izard County Cons Middle School
Hwy 9 North
Brockwell, AR 72517
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Izard County. Cons. School District
Izard County Cons. High School
Hwy 9 North
Brockwell, AR 72517
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Izard County. Cons. School District

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