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ZIP Code 72120

Primary City:Sherwood, AR (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (1:38pm)
Coordinates:34.9, -92.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72120

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72120. 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 72120. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72120, 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:
Sherwood, AR
Acceptable:
N Little Rock, North Little Rock
Unacceptable:
Nlr, No Little Rock

Stats and Demographics for the 72120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72120 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 72120 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 72120 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,610
Population Density 629 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,557
Median Home Value $147,100
Land Area 50.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,864
Median Household Income $58,821

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,0511,0912,142
5-91,0801,0242,104
10-141,0741,0812,155
15-199339501,883
20-249098761,785
25-291,0341,1812,215
30-341,0951,2102,305
35-391,1131,2132,326
40-441,0521,0812,133
45-491,0501,1852,235
50-541,0551,1942,249
55-599751,1512,126
60-648761,0091,885
65-696887471,435
70-74455533988
75-79301429730
80-84185328513
85 Plus122279401

Gender

 Male 15,048 48%
 Female 16,562 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,630 77.9%
 Black Or African American 5,238 16.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 154 0.5%
 Asian 434 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 413 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 723 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24108420528
25-341,2461,0112,257
35-441,7557562,511
45-542,0155562,571
55-641,9803992,379
65-741,3871711,558
75-84715112827
85 Plus18548233

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,837 53%
 Single Guardian 2,145 17%
 Singles 3,268 25%
 Singles With Roommate 614 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,517 66%
 Households with Kids 4,347 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202189391
2204218422
3212248460
4210232442
5194224418
6207206413
7228195423
8235177412
9216222438
10207228435
11227222449
12207212419
13229203432
14204216420
15188200388
16172192364
17210215425
18183174357
19180169349
20192146338

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72120 has a small 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 72120 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 72120 real estate data, the median home value of $147,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72120. Rentals in 72120 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,525 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 85 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,008 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,383 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,473 26%
 Households Vacant 693 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 255 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 3%
 For Sale Only 165 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 166 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 79 2%
 1 Bedroom 486 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,608 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,505 41%
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 $58,821 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72120 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 72120 can expect to fall in that range. 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 12,588 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,677 19%
 No Earnings 7,290 30%
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 12,588 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,677 19%
 No Earnings 7,290 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,031 95.1%
 Public transportation 92 0.6%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 31 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 232 1.5%
 Worked at Home 418 2.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 673 6.8%
 High School Graduate 5,364 54.2%
 Associate's degree 780 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,044 20.7%
 Master's degree 734 7.4%
 Professional school degree 229 2.3%
 Doctorate degree 69 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,899 71.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 937 17.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 609 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72120

ZIP Code 72120 is in the Pulaski County. Spec. School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72120.

Clinton Elementary School
142 Hollywood Blvd
Sherwood, AR 72120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Cato Elementary School
9906 Cato Rd
North Little Rock, AR 72120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Sherwood Elementary School
307 Verona Ave
Sherwood, AR 72120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Sylvan Hills Elementary School
402 Dee Jay Hudson Dr
Sherwood, AR 72120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Sylvan Hills Middle School
401 Dee Jay Hudson Dr
Sherwood, AR 72120
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Northwood Middle School
10200 Bamboo Ln
North Little Rock, AR 72120
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Oakbrooke Elementary School
2200 Thornhill
Sherwood, AR 72120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Sylvan Hills High School
484 Bear Paw Rd
Sherwood, AR 72120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pulaski County. Spec. School District
Victory Baptist School
10000 Brockington Rd
Sherwood, AR 72120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Central Ark Christian School
117 W Maryland Ave
Sherwood, AR 72120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Abundant Life School
9200 Highway 107
Sherwood, AR 72120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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