Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 71661

Primary City:Parkdale, AR (View All Cities)
County: Ashley County
Timezone: Central (11:43am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.1, -91.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71661

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71661. 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 71661. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71661, 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:
Parkdale, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 71661 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71661 is located in south 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 71661 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 71661 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 450
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 230
Median Home Value $34,600
Land Area 95.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 182
Median Household Income $23,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

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


 Male 213 47%
 Female 237 53%


 White 208 46.2%
 Black Or African American 229 50.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.4%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 77 42%
 Single Guardian 46 25%
 Singles 52 29%
 Singles With Roommate 7 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 122 67%
 Households with Kids 60 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71661 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71661 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 71661 real estate data, the median home value of $34,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71661 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71661 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71661 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 450 100%
 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 56 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 84 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 18%
 Households Vacant 48 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 35%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 13 23%
 3+ Bedroom 44 77%
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 $23,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71661 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. A higher percentage of people in 71661 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 71661 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 55 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 64 24%
 No Earnings 152 56%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 55 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 64 24%
 No Earnings 152 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 72 77%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 5%
 Worked at Home 16 17%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 47 37%
 High School Graduate 77 61%
 Associate's degree 2 2%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 53 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes