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ZIP Code 72947

Primary City:Mulberry, AR (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (3:52am)
Coordinates:35.6, -94.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72947

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72947. 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 72947. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72947, 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:
Mulberry, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72947 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72947 is located in northwest 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 72947 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 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 72947 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,433
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,065
Median Home Value $77,800
Land Area 126.71 sq mi
Water Area 2.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,766
Median Household Income $38,381

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male 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
Male156155145133113122134132127196176175144127104693919
Female140133138127114118111118139162174168135120111863934
Total2962882832602272402452502663583503432792472151557853

Gender

 Male 2,266 51%
 Female 2,167 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,225 95.3%
 Black Or African American 21 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 1.7%
 Asian 24 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 78 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2712320831130025014334
Renter3684606059332810
Total6320726837135928317144

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 989 56%
 Single Guardian 276 16%
 Singles 429 24%
 Singles With Roommate 72 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,233 70%
 Households with Kids 533 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4336193031233338302333342233312226272724
Female2628282628253022283136241631233229301325
Total6964475659486360585469583864545455574049

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72947 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72947 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 72947 real estate data, the median home value of $77,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72947 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72947 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72947 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,393 99%
 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 40 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 735 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 661 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 370 18%
 Households Vacant 299 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 55 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 24 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 164 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 36 8%
 2 Bedroom 177 38%
 3+ Bedroom 247 53%
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 $38,381 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72947 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. 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 72947. 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 1,119 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 837 22%
 No Earnings 1,766 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 1,119 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 837 22%
 No Earnings 1,766 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,489 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 3%
 Worked at Home 57 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 381 24%
 High School Graduate 978 61%
 Associate's degree 72 5%
 Bachelor's degree 144 9%
 Master's degree 18 1%
 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 995 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 116 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 54 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72947

ZIP Code 72947 is in the Mulberry School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72947.

Marvin Primary School
1319 North Main St
Mulberry, AR 72947
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mulberry School District
Mulberry High School
203 West 5th St
Mulberry, AR 72947
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mulberry School District

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