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ZIP Code 71654

Primary City:Mc Gehee, AR (View All Cities)
County: Desha County
Timezone: Central (1:40am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.6, -91.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71654

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71654. 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 71654. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71654, 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:
Mc Gehee, AR
Acceptable:
Mcgehee
Unacceptable:
Masonville, Mcarthur, Trippe

Stats and Demographics for the 71654 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71654 is located in south 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 71654 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71654 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,671
Population Density 66 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,242
Median Home Value $66,400
Land Area 70.63 sq mi
Water Area 1.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,913
Median Household Income $29,675

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5177190367
5-9167177344
10-14147155302
15-19157167324
20-24122161283
25-29109160269
30-34133163296
35-39132130262
40-44122137259
45-49114200314
50-54187208395
55-59156157313
60-64121140261
65-6994126220
70-746589154
75-794977126
80-844764111
85 Plus254671

Gender

 Male 2,124 45%
 Female 2,547 55%
Gender

Race

 White 2,473 52.9%
 Black Or African American 2,047 43.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.4%
 Asian 19 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 55 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 56 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242281103
25-34100173273
35-44143147290
45-54255152407
55-64249116365
65-7418573258
75-8414133174
85 Plus281543

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 759 40%
 Single Guardian 513 27%
 Singles 589 31%
 Singles With Roommate 52 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,247 65%
 Households with Kids 666 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1383977
2293160
3423981
4404686
5345488
6373168
7382866
8292453
9294069
10272754
11334174
12323567
13292857
14262450
15392968
16303969
17313667
18313465
19262955
20253156

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71654 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 71654 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 71654 real estate data, the median home value of $66,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 71654 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71654 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,615 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 56 1%
 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 580 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 543 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 790 35%
 Households Vacant 329 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 101 30.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 22 6.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 4.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 189 57.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 133 15%
 2 Bedroom 362 41%
 3+ Bedroom 379 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 $29,675 is compared to the rest of the country.

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 71654 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,193 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 718 21%
 No Earnings 1,589 45%
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 1,193 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 718 21%
 No Earnings 1,589 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,463 90%
 Public transportation 20 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 95 6%
 Worked at Home 41 3%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 255 17.4%
 High School Graduate 906 61.7%
 Associate's degree 74 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 173 11.8%
 Master's degree 54 3.7%
 Professional school degree 6 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 882 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 79 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 75 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71654

ZIP Code 71654 is in the Mcgehee School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71654.

Mcgehee Elementary School
409 Oak St
Mcgehee, AR 71654
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcgehee School District
Mcgehee High School
1902 East Ash St
Mcgehee, AR 71654
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mcgehee School District

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