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ZIP Code 72823

Primary City:Atkins, AR (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:11am)
Coordinates:35.3, -92.9
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72823

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72823. 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 72823. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72823, 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:
Atkins, AR
Acceptable:
Appleton, Blackwell

Stats and Demographics for the 72823 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72823 is located in central 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 72823 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72823 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,765
Population Density 57 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,902
Median Home Value $84,000
Land Area 117.69 sq mi
Water Area 4.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,610
Median Household Income $40,483

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male203221243244190179181235225259237228203158120836236
Female2472012432371852091942042452642252351991691271018687
Total450422486481375388375439470523462463402327247184148123

Gender

 Male 3,307 49%
 Female 3,458 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,379 94.3%
 Black Or African American 117 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.8%
 Asian 10 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 71 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 125 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5420534342443430317952
Renter6114110811564614125
Total11534645153949836422077

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,485 57%
 Single Guardian 432 17%
 Singles 594 23%
 Singles With Roommate 99 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,693 65%
 Households with Kids 917 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3359402541425043454759375149545148484333
Female4147505444413536454543495254503846544932
Total7410690798583857990921028610310310489941029265

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72823 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72823 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 72823 real estate data, the median home value of $84,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72823 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72823 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72823 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,686 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 79 1%
 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 1,137 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 857 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 616 21%
 Households Vacant 292 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 26 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 29 6%
 2 Bedroom 245 50%
 3+ Bedroom 217 44%
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 $40,483 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72823 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 72823 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 1,811 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,151 23%
 No Earnings 1,977 40%
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 1,811 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,151 23%
 No Earnings 1,977 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,449 96.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 16 0.6%
 Motorcycle 10 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 0.3%
 Worked at Home 63 2.5%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 561 27.5%
 High School Graduate 1,203 58.9%
 Associate's degree 101 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 143 7.0%
 Master's degree 24 1.2%
 Professional school degree 10 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,200 87.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 1.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 150 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72823

ZIP Code 72823 is in the Atkins School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72823.

Atkins Elementary School
611 NW 4th St
Atkins, AR 72823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Atkins School District
Atkins Middle School
611 NW 4th St
Atkins, AR 72823
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Atkins School District
Atkins High School
403 Ave Three NW
Atkins, AR 72823
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Atkins School District

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