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ZIP Code 72440

Primary City:Lynn, AR (View All Cities)
County: Lawrence County
Timezone: Central (5:13pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.00, -91.24
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72440

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72440. 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 72440. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72440, 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:
Lynn, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72440 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72440 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 72440 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72440 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 255
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 135
Median Home Value $75,000
Land Area 5.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 107
Median Household Income $49,531

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56612
5-910515
10-1471623
15-1910717
20-247714
25-297613
30-347613
35-39101020
40-446915
45-499918
50-5471219
55-599615
60-6451116
65-69448
70-749918
75-79448
80-84167
85 Plus134

Gender

 Male 119 47%
 Female 136 53%
Gender

Race

 White 254 99.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24134
25-349413
35-4414418
45-5418018
55-6417421
65-7415217
75-8410212
85 Plus314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 58 54%
 Single Guardian 15 14%
 Singles 31 29%
 Singles With Roommate 3 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 73 68%
 Households with Kids 34 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1426
2134
3000
4101
5123
6101
7213
8112
9516
10033
11123
12246
13459
14022
15011
16314
17202
18437
19123
20224

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72440 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72440 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 72440 real estate data, the median home value of $75,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 72440 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72440 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 255 100%
 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 45 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 42 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 20 15%
 Households Vacant 28 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 32%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 6 40%
 3+ Bedroom 9 60%
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 $49,531 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 72440 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 72440. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 61 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 18%
 No Earnings 71 44%
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 61 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 18%
 No Earnings 71 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 72 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 11%
 Worked at Home 2 2%
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 10 15%
 High School Graduate 44 66%
 Associate's degree 2 3%
 Bachelor's degree 11 16%
 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 62 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72440

ZIP Code 72440 is in the Hillcrest School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72440.

Hillcrest Elementary School
180 School St
Lynn, AR 72440
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hillcrest School District

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