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ZIP Code 72857

Primary City:Plainview, AR (View All Cities)
County: Yell County
Timezone: Central (12:11am)
Area code: 479 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.9, -93.3
ZIP (~25 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72857

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72857. 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 72857. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72857, 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:
Plainview, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72857 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72857 is located in west Arkansas and covers a large 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 72857 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72857 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,430
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 933
Median Home Value $71,500
Land Area 325.59 sq mi
Water Area 4.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 623
Median Household Income $31,328

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male283661462932334742544675513837321112
Female382745452040393442495959516345222616
Total666310691497272818410310513410210182543728

Gender

 Male 710 50%
 Female 720 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,384 96.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.6%
 Asian 6 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 11 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5376988110906112
Renter82522272821128
Total1362911151381117320

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 318 51%
 Single Guardian 81 13%
 Singles 198 32%
 Singles With Roommate 26 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 474 76%
 Households with Kids 149 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3558451269111611617106127113
Female10579210564109511101478883
Total13101217615171213212516172724132015196

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72857 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72857 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 72857 real estate data, the median home value of $71,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72857 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72857 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72857 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,393 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 25 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 208 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 264 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 151 16%
 Households Vacant 310 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 4.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 17 5.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 182 58.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 94 30.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 5%
 1 Bedroom 38 21%
 2 Bedroom 92 50%
 3+ Bedroom 44 24%
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 $31,328 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72857 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72857 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. However, that is not the case in 72857. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 220 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 285 24%
 No Earnings 681 57%
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 220 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 285 24%
 No Earnings 681 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 383 97.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 1.5%
 Worked at Home 3 0.8%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 179 34.7%
 High School Graduate 300 58.1%
 Associate's degree 3 0.6%
 Bachelor's degree 17 3.3%
 Master's degree 17 3.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 314 92.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 2.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72857

ZIP Code 72857 is in the Two Rivers School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72857.

Plainview-Rover Elementary School
600 Main St
Plainview, AR 72857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Two Rivers School District

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