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ZIP Code 72017

Primary City:Biscoe, AR (View All Cities)
County: Prairie County
Timezone: Central (10:00am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.9, -91.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72017

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72017. 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 72017. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72017, 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:
Biscoe, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72017 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72017 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 72017 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72017 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 726
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 413
Median Home Value $41,900
Land Area 50.48 sq mi
Water Area 1.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 299
Median Household Income $32,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5181735
5-9271744
10-14182442
15-19243256
20-24121527
25-2971623
30-34152035
35-39322759
40-44202848
45-49342761
50-54272451
55-59252752
60-64262955
65-69232043
70-7417825
75-79141731
80-848816
85 Plus121123

Gender

 Male 359 49%
 Female 367 51%
Gender

Race

 White 492 67.8%
 Black Or African American 231 31.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24437
25-34101323
35-44361248
45-54581068
55-64491261
65-7436642
75-8429433
85 Plus11617

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 152 51%
 Single Guardian 61 20%
 Singles 74 25%
 Singles With Roommate 12 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 207 69%
 Households with Kids 92 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
14711
2426
3404
4459
5369
6325
7538
8729
99413
105611
11257
12134
13505
1451015
156511
163710
1761016
187512
19257
205510

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72017 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72017 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1960s. Looking at 72017 real estate data, the median home value of $41,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72017 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72017 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72017 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 726 100%
 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 84 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 149 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 66 16%
 Households Vacant 114 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 51%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 7%
 2 Bedroom 23 27%
 3+ Bedroom 55 65%
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 $32,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72017 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 72017 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 231 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 181 28%
 No Earnings 245 37%
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 231 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 181 28%
 No Earnings 245 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 332 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 3%
 Worked at Home 29 8%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 52 16%
 High School Graduate 226 72%
 Associate's degree 21 7%
 Bachelor's degree 14 4%
 Master's degree 3 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 89 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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