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ZIP Code 72661

Primary City:Oakland, AR (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Central (5:39am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.45, -92.59
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72661

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72661. 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 72661. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72661, 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:
Oakland, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72661 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72661 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 72661 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72661 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 580
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 418
Median Home Value $241,100
Land Area 25.73 sq mi
Water Area 7.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 293
Median Household Income $40,163

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 61Male Median Age: 61Female Median Age: 61

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6414714810791925265443341675
Female36393101961131334447261398
Total91017161718111615305659989060291613

Gender

 Male 308 53%
 Female 272 47%
Gender

Race

 White 567 97.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11112428089265
Renter25364232
Total31615488491297

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 179 61%
 Single Guardian 16 5%
 Singles 84 29%
 Singles With Roommate 14 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 261 89%
 Households with Kids 32 11%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22110102123522112210
Female00022211020100232110
Total22132313143622344320

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72661 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72661 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 72661 real estate data, the median home value of $241,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72661. Rentals in 72661 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72661 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 580 100%
 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 126 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 140 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 6%
 Households Vacant 125 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 10 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 88 70%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 41 100%
 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 $40,163 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72661 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. 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 72661 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. In 72661 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 64 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 115 41%
 No Earnings 102 36%
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 64 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 115 41%
 No Earnings 102 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 61 55%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 13 12%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 37 33%
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 some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 26 22%
 High School Graduate 59 50%
 Associate's degree 34 29%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 39 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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