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ZIP Code 72417

Primary City:Brookland, AR (View All Cities)
County: Craighead County
Timezone: Central (9:18pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.91, -90.55
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72417

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72417. 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 72417. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72417, 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:
Brookland, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72417 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72417 is located in northeast 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 72417 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72417 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,568
Population Density 78 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,491
Median Home Value $106,600
Land Area 45.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,363
Median Household Income $40,603

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5120110230
5-9134112246
10-14160140300
15-19142130272
20-24120116236
25-29103116219
30-34107103210
35-39129133262
40-44131139270
45-49148134282
50-54105112217
55-5988101189
60-6490105195
65-6910185186
70-74504898
75-79313566
80-84223153
85 Plus152237

Gender

 Male 1,796 50%
 Female 1,772 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,463 97.1%
 Black Or African American 15 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.4%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 21 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 50 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24294675
25-3413461195
35-4421678294
45-5422160281
55-6419823221
65-7415522177
75-84721789
85 Plus24731

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 775 57%
 Single Guardian 231 17%
 Singles 290 21%
 Singles With Roommate 67 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 830 61%
 Households with Kids 533 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1292453
2242347
3172744
4222143
5341751
6142236
7242347
8273057
9352055
10303060
11342862
12392665
13303161
14272552
15282755
16313465
17212243
18332558
19292251
20282351

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72417 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72417 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 72417 real estate data, the median home value of $106,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72417. Rentals in 72417 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72417 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,568 100%
 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 695 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 354 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 314 21%
 Households Vacant 128 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 18 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 1%
 2 Bedroom 128 25%
 3+ Bedroom 379 74%
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 $40,603 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 72417 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. More commuters in 72417 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 1,474 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 474 16%
 No Earnings 1,052 35%
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 1,474 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 474 16%
 No Earnings 1,052 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,655 90.4%
 Public transportation 3 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 118 6.4%
 Worked at Home 42 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 187 14%
 High School Graduate 876 66%
 Associate's degree 91 7%
 Bachelor's degree 130 10%
 Master's degree 34 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 879 94.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 2.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 2.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72417

ZIP Code 72417 is in the Brookland School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72417.

Brookland Elementary School
220 North Oak St
Brookland, AR 72417
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brookland School District
Brookland Middle School
100 West School St
Brookland, AR 72417
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brookland School District
Brookland High School
100 West School St
Brookland, AR 72417
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brookland School District
Brookland Junior High School
100 West School St
Brookland, AR 72417
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Brookland School District

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