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ZIP Code 72712

Primary City:Bentonville, AR (View All Cities)
County: Benton County
Timezone: Central (3:52pm)
Area code: 479 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.3, -94.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72712

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72712. 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 72712. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72712, 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:
Bentonville, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72712 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72712 is located in northwest 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 72712 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72712 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,933
Population Density 409 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,890
Median Home Value $171,200
Land Area 99.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,241
Median Household Income $63,384

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,8461,9851,7101,3951,0941,7751,8331,7251,5781,4131,111817663417273221146142
Female1,7321,7771,7251,3051,2181,8401,7841,6871,5491,5201,136925761548376339257310
Total3,5783,7623,4352,7002,3123,6153,6173,4123,1272,9332,2471,7421,424965649560403452

Gender

 Male 20,144 49%
 Female 20,789 51%
Gender

Race

 White 33,958 83.0%
 Black Or African American 948 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 512 1.3%
 Asian 2,993 7.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 78 0.2%
 Other Race 1,469 3.6%
 Two Or More Races 975 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1711,6502,4102,1431,387755413157
Renter7532,1111,256895514273214139
Total9243,7613,6663,0381,9011,028627296

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,468 56%
 Single Guardian 2,273 15%
 Singles 3,632 24%
 Singles With Roommate 868 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,581 56%
 Households with Kids 6,660 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male357391390388371397421369427371366343338292314331286268196178
Female358339389334326374344378355379354356341295296306287222194224
Total715730779722697771765747782750720699679587610637573490390402

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72712 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72712 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 72712 real estate data, the median home value of $171,200 is slightly higher 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 72712. Rentals in 72712 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72712 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,675 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 19 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 160 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 79 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,540 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,546 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,155 36%
 Households Vacant 1,649 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 827 50.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 1.5%
 For Sale Only 381 23.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 110 6.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 256 15.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 336 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,095 17%
 2 Bedroom 2,813 43%
 3+ Bedroom 2,231 34%
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 $63,384 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72712 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. The commute in 72712 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 16,294 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,568 18%
 No Earnings 9,561 30%
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 16,294 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,568 18%
 No Earnings 9,561 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,663 93.0%
 Public transportation 15 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 63 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 531 2.6%
 Worked at Home 804 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,123 8%
 High School Graduate 5,736 42%
 Associate's degree 668 5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,827 28%
 Master's degree 1,707 13%
 Professional school degree 186 1%
 Doctorate degree 267 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,425 75.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,359 13.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,086 11.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72712

ZIP Code 72712 is in the Bentonville School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72712.

R.e. Baker Elementary School
301 NW Third St
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bentonville School District
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
810 Bella Vista Rd
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bentonville School District
Spring Hill Middle School
3400 Hwy 72 West
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bentonville School District
Elm Tree Elementary School
101 Elm Tree Ln
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bentonville School District
Mary Mae Jones Elementary School
500 SE 14th St
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bentonville School District
Central Park at Morning Star
1400 SW Liberty Ave
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bentonville School District
Ruth Barker Middle School
500 SE 18th St
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bentonville School District
Old High Middle School
406 NW Second St
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bentonville School District
Sugar Creek Elementary School
1102 Bella Vista Rd
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bentonville School District
Apple Glen Elementary School
1801 Orchard Ln
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bentonville School District
Bright Field Middle School
5101 SW Bright Rd
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bentonville School District
Bentonville High School
1901 SE J St
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bentonville School District
Washington Junior High School
1501 NE Wildcat Way
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Bentonville School District
Lincoln Junior High School
1206 Leopard Ln
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Bentonville School District
Walnut Farm Montessori School
4208 E Central Ave
Bentonville, AR 72712
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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