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ZIP Code 72704

Primary City:Fayetteville, AR (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Central (11:03pm)
Area code: 479 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.1, -94.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72704

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72704. 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 72704. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72704, 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:
Fayetteville, AR
Acceptable:
Wheeler

Stats and Demographics for the 72704 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72704 is located in northwest 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 72704 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72704 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,336
Population Density 281 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,221
Median Home Value $158,300
Land Area 76.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,505
Median Household Income $50,953

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8257557016081,4141,2971,0287886606215255293982351671207948
Female7887256715741,2381,15894877164764057256441528819815110981
Total1,6131,4801,3721,1822,6522,4551,9761,5591,3071,2611,0971,093813523365271188129

Gender

 Male 10,798 51%
 Female 10,538 49%
Gender

Race

 White 18,164 85.1%
 Black Or African American 1,095 5.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 234 1.1%
 Asian 473 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 39 0.2%
 Other Race 758 3.6%
 Two Or More Races 573 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1631,2621,06494892545026163
Renter9111,0575553972291177528
Total1,0742,3191,6191,3451,15456733691

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,049 48%
 Single Guardian 1,255 15%
 Singles 2,069 24%
 Singles With Roommate 1,132 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,699 67%
 Households with Kids 2,806 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male155159184155176159154140126148145152139117111130135116116207
Female17415116714113017114314913214611614413413112711213191113224
Total329310351296306330297289258294261296273248238242266207229431

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72704 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72704 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 72704 real estate data, the median home value of $158,300 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 72704. Rentals in 72704 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72704 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,326 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,050 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,086 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,369 33%
 Households Vacant 1,716 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,109 65%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 2%
 For Sale Only 304 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 81 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 78 2%
 1 Bedroom 237 7%
 2 Bedroom 1,552 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,396 43%
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 $50,953 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72704 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 72704 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 7,959 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,486 28%
 No Earnings 3,867 24%
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 7,959 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,486 28%
 No Earnings 3,867 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,487 92.3%
 Public transportation 36 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 53 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 128 1.1%
 Worked at Home 657 5.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 739 12%
 High School Graduate 2,697 42%
 Associate's degree 457 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,566 24%
 Master's degree 527 8%
 Professional school degree 253 4%
 Doctorate degree 167 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,048 70.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 700 16.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 560 13.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72704

ZIP Code 72704 is in the Fayetteville School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72704.

Holcomb Elementary School
2900 North Salem Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayetteville School District
Holt Middle School
2365 North Rupple Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72704
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fayetteville School District
Owl Creek School
375 North Rupple Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayetteville School District

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