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ZIP Code 72459

Primary City:Ravenden, AR (View All Cities)
County: Lawrence County
Timezone: Central (10:07pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.3, -91.3
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72459

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72459. 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 72459. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72459, 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:
Ravenden, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72459 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72459 is located in north Arkansas and covers a slightly higher 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 72459 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72459 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,329
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 784
Median Home Value $81,200
Land Area 99.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 565
Median Household Income $23,696

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5283866
5-9393473
10-14434083
15-19382967
20-24263157
25-29343468
30-34301747
35-39324072
40-44373976
45-496743110
50-546567132
55-595451105
60-645861119
65-696147108
70-74323870
75-79182139
80-8412921
85 Plus7916

Gender

 Male 681 51%
 Female 648 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,290 97.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 1.4%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-247613
25-34332053
35-44591574
45-5410731138
55-6410712119
65-749218110
75-8439746
85 Plus6612

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 325 58%
 Single Guardian 60 11%
 Singles 155 27%
 Singles With Roommate 25 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 421 75%
 Households with Kids 144 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16612
212618
3347
441216
531013
691019
710313
88412
99716
109918
114913
126713
1315823
149716
156612
1610616
178513
1811718
19358
2061016

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72459 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72459 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 72459 real estate data, the median home value of $81,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 72459. Rentals in 72459 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72459 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,328 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 227 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 223 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 115 15%
 Households Vacant 219 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 10 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 111 51%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 5%
 2 Bedroom 28 24%
 3+ Bedroom 85 71%
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 $23,696 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72459 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 72459 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 426 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 230 17%
 No Earnings 667 50%
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 426 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 230 17%
 No Earnings 667 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 554 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 2%
 Worked at Home 57 9%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 199 35.9%
 High School Graduate 324 58.5%
 Associate's degree 28 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0.0%
 Master's degree 3 0.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 211 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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