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ZIP Code 72576

Primary City:Salem, AR (View All Cities)
County: Fulton County
Timezone: Central (6:32am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.4, -91.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72576

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72576. 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 72576. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72576, 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:
Salem, AR
Acceptable:
Moko

Stats and Demographics for the 72576 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72576 is located in north Arkansas and covers a slightly higher 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 72576 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72576 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,868
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,943
Median Home Value $88,700
Land Area 159.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,646
Median Household Income $33,494

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9611912413072100101100114123135138146118103684345
Female96113103110828211110313012714415715614790867779
Total192232227240154182212203244250279295302265193154120124

Gender

 Male 1,875 48%
 Female 1,993 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,732 96.5%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.9%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 68 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1710616222028524215561
Renter3764656270563212
Total5417022728235529818773

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 855 52%
 Single Guardian 222 13%
 Singles 503 31%
 Singles With Roommate 66 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,217 74%
 Households with Kids 429 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male201922172420302718302021292434272531136
Female2019122127172319272125171525282325151924
Total4038343851375346455145384449625050463230

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72576 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 72576 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 72576 real estate data, the median home value of $88,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72576. Rentals in 72576 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72576 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,783 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 7 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 683 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 565 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 398 20%
 Households Vacant 297 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 22 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 88 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 124 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 154 24%
 2 Bedroom 269 41%
 3+ Bedroom 227 35%
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 $33,494 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72576 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 72576 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,161 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,026 29%
 No Earnings 1,322 38%
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 1,161 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,026 29%
 No Earnings 1,322 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,711 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 3%
 Worked at Home 47 3%
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 253 17.1%
 High School Graduate 972 65.6%
 Associate's degree 70 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 95 6.4%
 Master's degree 35 2.4%
 Professional school degree 51 3.4%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 607 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 24 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 150 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72576

ZIP Code 72576 is in the Salem School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72576.

Salem Elementary School
313 Hwy 62 East
Salem, AR 72576
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem School District
Salem High School
313 Hwy 62 East
Salem, AR 72576
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salem School District

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