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ZIP Code 72578

Primary City:Sturkie, AR (View All Cities)
County: Fulton County
Timezone: Central (9:57pm)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.44, -91.88
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72578

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72578. 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 72578. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72578, 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:
Sturkie, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72578 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72578 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 72578 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72578 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 212
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 102
Median Home Value $75,900
Land Area 21.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 87
Median Household Income $22,296

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59615
5-912214
10-147411
15-19549
20-245813
25-298513
30-34549
35-396410
40-444610
45-4910616
50-5491221
55-5910818
60-64121325
65-69549
70-74437
75-79538
80-84202
85 Plus022

Gender

 Male 118 56%
 Female 94 44%
Gender

Race

 White 207 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 1%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 3 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24123
25-349211
35-448513
45-5413215
55-6423124
65-7411213
75-84617
85 Plus101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 56 64%
 Single Guardian 9 10%
 Singles 16 18%
 Singles With Roommate 6 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 61 70%
 Households with Kids 26 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1112
2314
3314
4123
5101
6202
7314
8101
9516
10101
11011
12303
13224
14112
15000
16314
17202
18011
19022
20033

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72578 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72578 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 72578 real estate data, the median home value of $75,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72578 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 212 100%
 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 41 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 31 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 15 15%
 Households Vacant 15 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 33%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $22,296 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72578 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 72578 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 72578 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 65 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 122 37%
 No Earnings 144 44%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 65 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 122 37%
 No Earnings 144 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 140 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 72578 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 127 86%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 20 14%
 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 15 58%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 42%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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