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ZIP Code 72016

Primary City:Bigelow, AR (View All Cities)
County: Perry County
Timezone: Central (2:29pm)
Area code: 501 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.0, -92.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72016

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72016. 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 72016. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72016, 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:
Bigelow, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72016 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72016 is located in central 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 72016 are primarily white. 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 a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72016 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,268
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,359
Median Home Value $83,600
Land Area 81.24 sq mi
Water Area 6.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,234
Median Household Income $48,294

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 511493207
5-911495209
10-1411895213
15-19132136268
20-248369152
25-297978157
30-348694180
35-39106111217
40-44132123255
45-49147129276
50-54133158291
55-59137105242
60-64106117223
65-696968137
70-74574097
75-79313667
80-84222850
85 Plus81927

Gender

 Male 1,674 51%
 Female 1,594 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,010 92.1%
 Black Or African American 150 4.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.4%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 73 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24131629
25-349641137
35-4420339242
45-5427537312
55-6424425269
65-741398147
75-84711182
85 Plus13316

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 759 62%
 Single Guardian 156 13%
 Singles 271 22%
 Singles With Roommate 48 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 815 66%
 Households with Kids 419 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1261844
2252550
3182442
4221638
5221840
6191736
7312051
8281846
9142236
10182139
11291544
12201232
13281644
14233154
15242650
16253358
17292655
18342862
19202343
20201030

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72016 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72016 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 72016 real estate data, the median home value of $83,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72016 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72016 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72016 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,268 100%
 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 629 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 425 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 180 13%
 Households Vacant 125 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 6 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 16%
 2 Bedroom 35 47%
 3+ Bedroom 27 36%
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 $48,294 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72016 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72016 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. In 72016 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 966 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 454 18%
 No Earnings 1,152 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 966 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 454 18%
 No Earnings 1,152 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,225 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 21 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 160 14%
 High School Graduate 709 63%
 Associate's degree 30 3%
 Bachelor's degree 120 11%
 Master's degree 104 9%
 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 608 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 26 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72016

ZIP Code 72016 is in the East End School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72016.

Anne Watson Elementary School
2768 Hwy 60 East
Bigelow, AR 72016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East End School District
Bigelow High School
101 East Panther Dr
Bigelow, AR 72016
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East End School District

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