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ZIP Code 72139

Post Office City:Russell, AR (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: White County
Timezone: Central (1:27am)
Area code: 501 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.363, -91.505
ZIP (~900 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72139

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Primary/preferred city:
Russell, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72139 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72139 is located in northern 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 72139 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72139 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 216
Population Density 521 people per sq mi
Housing Units 104
Median Home Value $41,100
Land Area 0.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 93
Median Household Income $26,429

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 39

Under 57512
85 Plus000


 Male 97 45%
 Female 119 55%


 White 206 95.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 1.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 6 2.8%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 37 40%
 Single Guardian 26 28%
 Singles 28 30%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 60 65%
 Households with Kids 33 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72139 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72139 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 72139 real estate data, the median home value of $41,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 72139 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72139 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 216 100%
 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 14 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 35 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 44 42%
 Households Vacant 11 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 82%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 17%
 1 Bedroom 6 9%
 2 Bedroom 20 30%
 3+ Bedroom 29 44%
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 $26,429 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 72139 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72139 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 72139 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 64 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 30%
 No Earnings 87 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 64 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 30%
 No Earnings 87 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 88 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 10%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

For more information, see Russell, AR education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 51 26%
 High School Graduate 107 55%
 Associate's degree 14 7%
 Bachelor's degree 15 8%
 Master's degree 7 4%
 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 34 61%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 39%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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