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ZIP Code 72537

Primary City:Gamaliel, AR (View All Cities)
County: Baxter County
Timezone: Central (6:01am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.44, -92.24
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72537

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72537. 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 72537. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72537, 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:
Gamaliel, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72537 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72537 is located in north 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 72537 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72537 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 805
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 583
Median Home Value $123,900
Land Area 28.66 sq mi
Water Area 4.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 378
Median Household Income $24,839

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 53


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5111526
5-9161430
10-14161834
15-19191534
20-24101424
25-2913518
30-34131831
35-39131225
40-44231336
45-49254671
50-54333871
55-59433780
60-645051101
65-69563793
70-74262753
75-79231639
80-84171229
85 Plus1910

Gender

 Male 408 51%
 Female 397 49%
Gender

Race

 White 782 97.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 4 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24189
25-3414721
35-44211233
45-54591473
55-64851196
65-7480989
75-8445550
85 Plus437

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 225 60%
 Single Guardian 38 10%
 Singles 99 26%
 Singles With Roommate 16 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 318 84%
 Households with Kids 60 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1246
2112
3145
4426
5123
6448
7112
8235
98412
10426
11347
12347
13437
14257
15437
16448
17415
186511
19123
20112

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72537 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72537 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 72537 real estate data, the median home value of $123,900 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 72537. Rentals in 72537 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72537 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 805 100%
 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 159 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 150 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 69 12%
 Households Vacant 205 35%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 134 65%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 27 47%
 3+ Bedroom 31 53%
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 $24,839 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72537 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. 72537 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 72537 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 72537. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 48 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 19%
 No Earnings 347 71%
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 48 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 19%
 No Earnings 347 71%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 48 59%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 23%
 Worked at Home 15 18%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 72537 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 173 85%
 Associate's degree 13 6%
 Bachelor's degree 9 4%
 Master's degree 8 4%
 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 40 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes