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ZIP Code 72768

Primary City:Sulphur Springs, AR (View All Cities)
County: Benton County
Timezone: Central (12:02am)
Area code: 479 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.5, -94.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72768

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72768. 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 72768. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72768, 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:
Sulphur Springs, AR
Acceptable:
Sulphur Spgs

Stats and Demographics for the 72768 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72768 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 72768 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72768 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,306
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 673
Median Home Value $70,400
Land Area 37.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 521
Median Household Income $25,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male51494845284238443950613848302010914
Female334748283441433040545545364024151415
Total84969673628381747910411683847044252329

Gender

 Male 664 51%
 Female 642 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,159 88.7%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 2.8%
 Asian 16 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 1.7%
 Other Race 39 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 29 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9435110087622815
Renter1030242615966
Total197375126102713421

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 273 52%
 Single Guardian 89 17%
 Singles 133 26%
 Singles With Roommate 26 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 349 67%
 Households with Kids 172 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10871810111288881015761011995
Female6810512711981411977775454
Total161617232218231716221919221413171613149

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72768 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72768 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1980s. Looking at 72768 real estate data, the median home value of $70,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72768 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72768 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72768 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,305 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 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 1 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 229 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 166 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 126 19%
 Households Vacant 152 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 17.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 25 16.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 5.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 5.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 83 54.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 94 64%
 3+ Bedroom 53 36%
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 $25,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72768 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72768 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 72768 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 372 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 124 13%
 No Earnings 436 47%
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 372 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 124 13%
 No Earnings 436 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 453 98.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 0.9%
 Worked at Home 2 0.4%
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 138 34%
 High School Graduate 160 39%
 Associate's degree 17 4%
 Bachelor's degree 26 6%
 Master's degree 69 17%
 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 266 88.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 1.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 32 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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