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ZIP Code 72941

Primary City:Lavaca, AR (View All Cities)
County: Sebastian County
Timezone: Central (7:11pm)
Area code: 479 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.4, -94.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72941

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72941. 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 72941. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72941, 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:
Lavaca, AR
Acceptable:
Central City

Stats and Demographics for the 72941 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72941 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 72941 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72941 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,251
Population Density 98 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,164
Median Home Value $116,100
Land Area 53.79 sq mi
Water Area 4.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,988
Median Household Income $55,313

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male20618818821215514813917518619419316613713082713820
Female18917516515914815717316420922018616115712895644132
Total3953633533713033053123393954143793272942581771357952

Gender

 Male 2,628 50%
 Female 2,623 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,937 94.0%
 Black Or African American 27 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 106 2.0%
 Asian 18 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 57 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 104 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3718630736431226014033
Renter449176604116174
Total8127738342435327615737

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,236 62%
 Single Guardian 309 16%
 Singles 383 19%
 Singles With Roommate 60 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,252 63%
 Households with Kids 736 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3239434539343341413836373839454546472930
Female3840374330423931332932343832292947312333
Total7079808869767272746768717671747493785263

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72941 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72941 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 72941 real estate data, the median home value of $116,100 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 72941. Rentals in 72941 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72941 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,251 100%
 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 1,045 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 594 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 349 16%
 Households Vacant 176 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 30.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 18 10.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 13.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 71 40.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 133 41%
 3+ Bedroom 192 59%
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 $55,313 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72941 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, 72941 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 72941 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 1,950 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 890 19%
 No Earnings 1,797 39%
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 1,950 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 890 19%
 No Earnings 1,797 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,408 98.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 1.1%
 Worked at Home 2 0.1%
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 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 231 11.6%
 High School Graduate 1,211 60.6%
 Associate's degree 228 11.4%
 Bachelor's degree 252 12.6%
 Master's degree 57 2.9%
 Professional school degree 16 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 841 75.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 123 11.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 148 13.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72941

ZIP Code 72941 is in the Lavaca School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72941.

Lavaca Elementary School
1000 North Division St
Lavaca, AR 72941
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lavaca School District
Lavaca Middle School
603 North Division St
Lavaca, AR 72941
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lavaca School District
Lavaca High School
311 Holly St
Lavaca, AR 72941
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lavaca School District

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