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ZIP Code 71827

Primary City:Buckner, AR (View All Cities)
County: Lafayette County
Timezone: Central (8:20am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.4, -93.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71827

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71827. 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 71827. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71827, 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:
Buckner, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 71827 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71827 is located in southwest 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 71827 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71827 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 817
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 429
Median Home Value $36,900
Land Area 57.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 332
Median Household Income $33,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5211637
5-9252752
10-14233457
15-19432568
20-24141226
25-29192039
30-34212748
35-39222547
40-44272249
45-49273158
50-54343872
55-59362864
60-64283159
65-69262652
70-74161531
75-79111223
80-8441317
85 Plus71118

Gender

 Male 404 49%
 Female 413 51%
Gender

Race

 White 511 62.5%
 Black Or African American 292 35.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24314
25-3428533
35-44421355
45-54471360
55-6476581
65-7445954
75-8427229
85 Plus12416

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 173 52%
 Single Guardian 56 17%
 Singles 92 28%
 Singles With Roommate 11 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 227 68%
 Households with Kids 105 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1415
2448
3235
46612
5549
65510
7459
87411
94913
10459
113811
1212820
1301010
14437
1513417
1681119
179312
18459
199211
20213

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71827 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71827 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 71827 real estate data, the median home value of $36,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71827 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71827 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71827 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 817 100%
 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 135 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 145 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 52 12%
 Households Vacant 97 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 30 71%
 3+ Bedroom 12 29%
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 $33,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71827 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, 71827 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 71827 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 214 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 152 25%
 No Earnings 246 40%
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 214 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 152 25%
 No Earnings 246 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 296 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 3%
 Worked at Home 5 2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 51 18%
 High School Graduate 210 74%
 Associate's degree 11 4%
 Bachelor's degree 6 2%
 Master's degree 6 2%
 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 143 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 21%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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