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ZIP Code 72940

Primary City:Huntington, AR (View All Cities)
County: Sebastian County
Timezone: Central (5:52am)
Area code: 479 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -94.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72940

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72940. 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 72940. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72940, 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:
Huntington, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72940 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72940 is located in west 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 72940 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72940 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,515
Population Density 57 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,149
Median Home Value $80,900
Land Area 44.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,006
Median Household Income $40,865

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6173931105553548010711210085926951271714
Female61819382634460819610498851017458272826
Total12215418619211897114161203216198170193143109544540

Gender

 Male 1,253 50%
 Female 1,262 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,370 94.2%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 1.7%
 Asian 14 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 68 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11561551791891486326
Renter19293344251496
Total30851882232141627232

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 597 59%
 Single Guardian 145 14%
 Singles 231 23%
 Singles With Roommate 33 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 670 67%
 Households with Kids 336 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111612916151710152217201915302526161316
Female14816162261222192015162220151822131412
Total2524282538212932344232364135454348292728

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72940 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72940 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 72940 real estate data, the median home value of $80,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72940 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72940 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72940 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,515 100%
 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 415 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 412 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 179 16%
 Households Vacant 143 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 17 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 4%
 2 Bedroom 80 44%
 3+ Bedroom 94 52%
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 $40,865 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72940 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 72940 can expect to fall in that range. 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 648 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 17%
 No Earnings 696 43%
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 648 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 17%
 No Earnings 696 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 865 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 29 3%
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 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 134 18%
 High School Graduate 447 61%
 Associate's degree 58 8%
 Bachelor's degree 41 6%
 Master's degree 47 6%
 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 217 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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