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ZIP Code 72473

Primary City:Tuckerman, AR (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Central (1:09pm)
Coordinates:35.8, -91.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72473

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72473. 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 72473. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72473, 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:
Tuckerman, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72473 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72473 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 72473 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72473 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,376
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,085
Median Home Value $55,500
Land Area 57.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 986
Median Household Income $29,458

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55868126
5-99571166
10-146175136
15-1910177178
20-248367150
25-295478132
30-346561126
35-396869137
40-446892160
45-498299181
50-5493102195
55-598681167
60-647179150
65-696252114
70-74425597
75-79213657
80-84283159
85 Plus162945

Gender

 Male 1,154 49%
 Female 1,222 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,210 93.0%
 Black Or African American 126 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 25 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24163046
25-348245127
35-448866154
45-5414943192
55-6415439193
65-7411927146
75-84801292
85 Plus30636

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 491 50%
 Single Guardian 185 19%
 Singles 276 28%
 Singles With Roommate 34 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 661 67%
 Households with Kids 325 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
113922
2101929
3111526
4111526
5201838
624933
7161430
820828
9152237
1071421
11121527
1272027
13241741
1411920
15161228
16231639
17201535
18191736
19231740
20161834

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72473 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72473 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 72473 real estate data, the median home value of $55,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72473 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72473 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72473 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,376 100%
 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 343 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 375 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 268 25%
 Households Vacant 99 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 6 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 71 72%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 3%
 1 Bedroom 64 17%
 2 Bedroom 126 34%
 3+ Bedroom 167 45%
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 $29,458 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72473 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. More commuters in 72473 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 748 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 440 21%
 No Earnings 925 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 748 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 440 21%
 No Earnings 925 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 945 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 1%
 Worked at Home 23 2%
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. 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 244 27%
 High School Graduate 557 61%
 Associate's degree 58 6%
 Bachelor's degree 43 5%
 Master's degree 11 1%
 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 391 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 1 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72473

ZIP Code 72473 is in the Jackson County. School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72473.

Tuckerman Elementary School
300 North Dowell St
Tuckerman, AR 72473
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson County. School District
Tuckerman High School
300 North Dowell St
Tuckerman, AR 72473
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson County. School District

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