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ZIP Code 72157

Primary City:Springfield, AR (View All Cities)
County: Conway County
Timezone: Central (11:23am)
Area code: 501 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.3, -92.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72157

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72157. 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 72157. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72157, 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:
Springfield, AR
Unacceptable:
Bird Town, Mallet Town

Stats and Demographics for the 72157 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72157 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 72157 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72157 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,607
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 741
Median Home Value $95,000
Land Area 51.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 634
Median Household Income $32,232

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5524092
5-96750117
10-145951110
15-196155116
20-24373774
25-29495099
30-34434790
35-39404282
40-444852100
45-498857145
50-546164125
55-59474895
60-645848106
65-69424789
70-74192544
75-79253055
80-84181432
85 Plus112536

Gender

 Male 825 51%
 Female 782 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,405 87.4%
 Black Or African American 150 9.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.7%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-248816
25-34582785
35-44781593
45-5412915144
55-6410910119
65-74751287
75-8461667
85 Plus17623

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 354 56%
 Single Guardian 102 16%
 Singles 154 24%
 Singles With Roommate 24 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 424 67%
 Households with Kids 210 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
113619
213821
36713
4131023
561016
613720
7131427
815621
9201333
1019726
11111122
1291221
13141327
146814
15161026
1671118
17161733
1812820
1910919
208816

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72157 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72157 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 72157 real estate data, the median home value of $95,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72157 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72157 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72157 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,607 100%
 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 282 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 253 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 99 13%
 Households Vacant 107 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 72 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 59 71%
 3+ Bedroom 24 29%
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 $32,232 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72157 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, 72157 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. However, that is not the case in 72157. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 359 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 15%
 No Earnings 466 48%
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 359 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 15%
 No Earnings 466 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 450 99%
 Public transportation 6 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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 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 49 11%
 High School Graduate 341 78%
 Associate's degree 6 1%
 Bachelor's degree 44 10%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 108 51%
 Enrolled in Private School 74 35%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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