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ZIP Code 72179

Post Office City:Wilburn, AR (View All Cities)
County: Cleburne County
Timezone: Central (1:53am)
Coordinates:35.50, -91.87
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72179

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 72179. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 72179 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Wilburn, AR
Unacceptable:
Hiram

Stats and Demographics for the 72179 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72179 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 72179 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72179 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 450
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 237
Median Home Value $37,500
Land Area 23.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 188
Median Household Income $19,904

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5101323
5-9141428
10-1491625
15-19161531
20-2412921
25-2951318
30-34101222
35-3981220
40-44231538
45-49151934
50-54191736
55-59151126
60-64171532
65-69151934
70-74111223
75-7981523
80-84549
85 Plus347

Gender

 Male 215 48%
 Female 235 52%
Gender

Race

 White 444 98.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-249312
25-3412517
35-4422931
45-5432436
55-6425631
65-7431435
75-8418321
85 Plus325

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 112 60%
 Single Guardian 25 13%
 Singles 44 23%
 Singles With Roommate 7 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 130 69%
 Households with Kids 58 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1224
2224
34610
4224
5336
6426
7112
8235
9459
10156
11235
12415
13257
14022
15044
169211
17145
18235
19426
20437

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72179 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72179 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 72179 real estate data, the median home value of $37,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72179 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72179 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72179 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 450 100%
 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 67 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 85 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 15%
 Households Vacant 49 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 37%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 11 100%
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 $19,904 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72179 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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, 72179 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. More commuters in 72179 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 89 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 73 19%
 No Earnings 220 58%
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 89 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 73 19%
 No Earnings 220 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 159 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 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 percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 128 39%
 High School Graduate 120 37%
 Associate's degree 37 11%
 Bachelor's degree 29 9%
 Master's degree 11 3%
 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 39 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes