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ZIP Code 71630

Post Office City:Arkansas City, AR (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Desha County
Timezone: Central (8:00am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.64, -91.21
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71630

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Primary/preferred city:
Arkansas City, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 71630 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71630 is located in southeast 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 71630 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71630 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 405
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 247
Median Home Value $33,100
Land Area 34.48 sq mi
Water Area 6.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 182
Median Household Income $36,146

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 50

Under 59817
85 Plus156


 Male 203 50%
 Female 202 50%


 White 215 53.1%
 Black Or African American 182 44.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 4 1.0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 77 42%
 Single Guardian 31 17%
 Singles 61 34%
 Singles With Roommate 13 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 138 76%
 Households with Kids 44 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71630 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71630 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 71630 real estate data, the median home value of $33,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71630 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71630 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71630 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Arkansas City, AR house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 405 100%
 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 63 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 73 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 46 19%
 Households Vacant 65 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 72%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 3%
 2 Bedroom 18 45%
 3+ Bedroom 21 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 $36,146 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71630 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71630 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. More commuters in 71630 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 187 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 16%
 No Earnings 192 43%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 187 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 16%
 No Earnings 192 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 217 98.6%
 Public transportation 2 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.5%
 Worked at Home 0 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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 81 21%
 High School Graduate 253 65%
 Associate's degree 16 4%
 Bachelor's degree 36 9%
 Master's degree 4 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 102 85.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 14.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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