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ZIP Code 72617

Primary City:Big Flat, AR (View All Cities)
County: Baxter County
Timezone: Central (8:07pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.1, -92.3
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72617

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72617. 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 72617. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72617, 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:
Big Flat, AR
Acceptable:
Harriet

Stats and Demographics for the 72617 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72617 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 72617 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 adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72617 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 198
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 123
Median Home Value $14,000
Land Area 37.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 88
Median Household Income $14,337

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male74376653471571037533
Female367774235943965427
Total101010141310769161910199129510

Gender

 Male 105 53%
 Female 93 47%
Gender

Race

 White 194 98%
 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 4 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner463171411118
Renter20155010
Total664221911128

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 44 50%
 Single Guardian 9 10%
 Singles 31 35%
 Singles With Roommate 4 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 67 76%
 Households with Kids 21 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02030021101002012133
Female01011112120122213103
Total03041133221124225236

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72617 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72617 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 72617 real estate data, the median home value of $14,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72617 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72617 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72617 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 198 100%
 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 31 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 43 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 14 11%
 Households Vacant 35 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 2 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 12%
 3+ Bedroom 58 88%
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 $14,337 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72617 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72617 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 72617 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 13 7%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 37 20%
 No Earnings 133 73%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13 7%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 37 20%
 No Earnings 133 73%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 43 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 60 81%
 High School Graduate 12 16%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 2 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 10 45%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 55%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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