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ZIP Code 72948

Primary City:Natural Dam, AR (View All Cities)
County: Crawford County
Timezone: Central (11:21am)
Area code: 479 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.7, -94.4
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72948

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72948. 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 72948. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72948, 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:
Natural Dam, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72948 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72948 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 72948 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 72948 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 518
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 284
Median Home Value $103,500
Land Area 61.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 203
Median Household Income $16,707

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male322192311910142218301620267873
Female111519298216142021242219135273
Total14373852191126284239543839391210146

Gender

 Male 268 52%
 Female 250 48%
Gender

Race

 White 472 91.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 4.1%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 24 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31131433734164
Renter05772111
Total31638503935175

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 135 66.5%
 Single Guardian 27 13.3%
 Singles 40 19.7%
 Singles With Roommate 1 0.5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 139 68%
 Households with Kids 64 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00205180812466256555
Female2232323342113214511720
Total22528311312313787610171275

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72948 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72948 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 72948 real estate data, the median home value of $103,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72948 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72948 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72948 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 518 100%
 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 87 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 92 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 24 8%
 Households Vacant 81 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 67%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 16 29%
 3+ Bedroom 40 71%
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 $16,707 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72948 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72948 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. The commute in 72948 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 56 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 55 17%
 No Earnings 215 66%
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 56 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 55 17%
 No Earnings 215 66%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 111 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 101 54%
 High School Graduate 65 35%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 20 11%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 26 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 28%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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