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ZIP Code 72734

Primary City:Gentry, AR (View All Cities)
County: Benton County
Timezone: Central (8:13am)
Area code: 479 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.3, -94.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72734

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72734. 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 72734. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72734, 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:
Gentry, AR
Acceptable:
Springtown

Stats and Demographics for the 72734 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72734 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 72734 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72734 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,322
Population Density 90 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,974
Median Home Value $133,300
Land Area 81.57 sq mi
Water Area 1.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,663
Median Household Income $44,878

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male278321314284198214237253225284260222162120102843429
Female257266298274220210241256266282251219188174116875145
Total5355876125584184244785094915665114413502942181718574

Gender

 Male 3,621 49%
 Female 3,701 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,030 82.4%
 Black Or African American 21 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 336 4.6%
 Asian 291 4.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 380 5.2%
 Two Or More Races 260 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3020733845137526115237
Renter7519717914599554220
Total10540451759647431619457

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,544 58%
 Single Guardian 466 17%
 Singles 562 21%
 Singles With Roommate 91 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,621 61%
 Households with Kids 1,042 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5053616168594767805577655166524773545851
Female5262485549426453585669725546625263613659
Total1021151091161171011111201381111461371061121149913611594110

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72734 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72734 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 72734 real estate data, the median home value of $133,300 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 72734. Rentals in 72734 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72734 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,322 100%
 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 1,215 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 636 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 812 27%
 Households Vacant 311 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 82 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 4%
 For Sale Only 71 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 111 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 23 4%
 1 Bedroom 57 9%
 2 Bedroom 238 37%
 3+ Bedroom 324 50%
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 $44,878 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72734 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 72734 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 72734 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 2,335 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,038 20%
 No Earnings 1,927 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 2,335 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,038 20%
 No Earnings 1,927 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,586 84.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 39 1.3%
 Worked at Home 413 13.5%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 297 14.6%
 High School Graduate 1,271 62.5%
 Associate's degree 52 2.6%
 Bachelor's degree 298 14.7%
 Master's degree 111 5.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,812 86.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 161 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 131 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72734

ZIP Code 72734 is in the Gentry School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72734.

Gentry Intermediate School
302 West 2nd St
Gentry, AR 72734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gentry School District
Gentry Primary School
1295 Pioneer Ln
Gentry, AR 72734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gentry School District
Gentry Middle School
1265 Pioneer Ln
Gentry, AR 72734
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Gentry School District
Gentry High School
1055 Pioneer Ln
Gentry, AR 72734
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gentry School District
Ozark Adventist School
21150 Dawn Hill East Rd
Gentry, AR 72734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gentry Mennonite School
10800 N Bloomfield Rd
Gentry, AR 72734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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