Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 72126

Primary City:Perryville, AR (View All Cities)
County: Perry County
Timezone: Central (9:28am)
Area code: 501 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.9, -92.9
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72126

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72126. 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 72126. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72126, 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:
Perryville, AR
Unacceptable:
Aplin, Cherry Hill, Deberrie, Nimrod, Thornburg, Williams Junction

Stats and Demographics for the 72126 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72126 is located in central 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 72126 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72126 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,674
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,798
Median Home Value $76,800
Land Area 202.87 sq mi
Water Area 3.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,501
Median Household Income $38,835

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 589115204
5-995115210
10-14118122240
15-1913090220
20-24100110210
25-2993110203
30-3410173174
35-39113108221
40-44104114218
45-49123142265
50-54126141267
55-59112116228
60-64113129242
65-69118136254
70-748378161
75-795674130
80-845054104
85 Plus3291123

Gender

 Male 1,756 48%
 Female 1,918 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,558 96.8%
 Black Or African American 16 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.5%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 54 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24184462
25-3410179180
35-4415076226
45-5421568283
55-6423238270
65-7422837265
75-8412520145
85 Plus531770

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 799 53%
 Single Guardian 252 17%
 Singles 394 26%
 Singles With Roommate 56 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,047 70%
 Households with Kids 454 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1182745
2252449
3182442
4122335
5191837
6192342
7153045
8242246
9182240
10243357
11192544
12272047
13211839
14272653
15251338
16232750
17272552
18311546
19241034
20292857

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72126 has a slightly higher than average 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 72126 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 72126 real estate data, the median home value of $76,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72126 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72126 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72126 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,569 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 69 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 36 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 588 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 534 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 379 21%
 Households Vacant 297 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 7.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 13 4.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 86 29.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 164 55.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 8%
 1 Bedroom 95 22%
 2 Bedroom 155 37%
 3+ Bedroom 140 33%
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 $38,835 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72126 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. However, that is not the case in 72126. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,046 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 449 15%
 No Earnings 1,445 49%
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 1,046 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 449 15%
 No Earnings 1,445 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,203 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 3%
 Worked at Home 26 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. 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 212 17.5%
 High School Graduate 834 68.9%
 Associate's degree 40 3.3%
 Bachelor's degree 112 9.2%
 Master's degree 2 0.2%
 Professional school degree 11 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 599 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 42 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72126

ZIP Code 72126 is in the Perryville School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72126.

Perryville Elementary School
625 North Cedar St
Perryville, AR 72126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Perryville School District
Perryville High School
325 Houston Ave
Perryville, AR 72126
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Perryville School District

Nearby ZIP Codes