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ZIP Code 72949

Primary City:Ozark, AR (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Central (6:11am)
Area code: 479 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -93.8
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72949

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72949. 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 72949. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72949, 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:
Ozark, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72949 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72949 is located in northwest 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 72949 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults 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 72949 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,177
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,514
Median Home Value $93,700
Land Area 341.39 sq mi
Water Area 6.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,926
Median Household Income $34,006

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3513773084153632752793033113303433562992431911409968
Female315352347353270304275328313331361342311277197172127151
Total666729655768633579554631624661704698610520388312226219

Gender

 Male 5,051 50%
 Female 5,126 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,660 94.9%
 Black Or African American 96 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 102 1.0%
 Asian 89 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 54 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 163 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52293451569632509322109
Renter104241200161132745027
Total156534651730764583372136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,138 54%
 Single Guardian 635 16%
 Singles 986 25%
 Singles With Roommate 167 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,625 67%
 Households with Kids 1,301 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6972726666807875785353776065757089919098
Female6169766166765782716575668259638170716864
Total130141148127132156135157149118128143142124138151159162158162

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72949 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72949 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 72949 real estate data, the median home value of $93,700 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 72949. Rentals in 72949 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72949 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,830 96.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 123 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 4 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 220 2.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,665 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,272 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 989 22%
 Households Vacant 588 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 94 16.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.9%
 For Sale Only 61 10.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 130 22.1%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 270 45.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 2%
 1 Bedroom 68 7%
 2 Bedroom 474 47%
 3+ Bedroom 434 43%
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 $34,006 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72949 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 72949 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,556 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,026 25%
 No Earnings 3,573 44%
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 2,556 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,026 25%
 No Earnings 3,573 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,452 92.3%
 Public transportation 41 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 0.8%
 Worked at Home 217 5.8%
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. 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 695 21%
 High School Graduate 2,078 63%
 Associate's degree 149 4%
 Bachelor's degree 238 7%
 Master's degree 111 3%
 Professional school degree 48 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,540 83.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 101 5.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 194 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72949

ZIP Code 72949 is in the Mulberry School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72949.

Millsap Intermediate School
5750 Hornet Ln
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mulberry School District
Elgin B. Milton Elementary School
1601 Walden Dr
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ozark School District
Ozark Kindergarten School
700 North 12th St
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ozark School District
Pleasant View Junior High School
5750 Hornet Ln
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Mulberry School District
Ozark High School
1631 Hillbilly Dr
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ozark School District
Ozark Junior High School
1301 Walden Dr
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Ozark School District
Franklin County Learning Center
304 N 13th St
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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