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ZIP Code 72628

Primary City:Deer, AR (View All Cities)
County: Newton County
Timezone: Central (12:43am)
Area code: 870 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.9, -93.3
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72628

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72628. 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 72628. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72628, 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:
Deer, AR
Unacceptable:
Limestone, Nail, Wayton

Stats and Demographics for the 72628 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72628 is located in northwest 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 72628 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 slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72628 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 803
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 471
Median Home Value $67,400
Land Area 112.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 362
Median Household Income $21,971

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5231336
5-9231639
10-14242044
15-19272148
20-24141933
25-29141731
30-34231841
35-39142135
40-44322254
45-49403070
50-54312859
55-59363672
60-64343367
65-69242549
70-74182038
75-79212647
80-84151025
85 Plus51015

Gender

 Male 418 52%
 Female 385 48%
Gender

Race

 White 762 94.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 1.6%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 25 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24347
25-34231336
35-4441546
45-54621274
55-6474983
65-7445651
75-8447552
85 Plus8513

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 201 56%
 Single Guardian 38 10%
 Singles 114 31%
 Singles With Roommate 9 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 274 76%
 Households with Kids 88 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1314
29514
3224
4437
5314
66410
7718
8145
96612
10426
11358
12448
139817
14415
155813
1611415
17527
18325
19358
20224

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72628 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72628 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 72628 real estate data, the median home value of $67,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72628 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72628 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72628 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 803 100%
 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 122 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 181 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 59 13%
 Households Vacant 109 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 10%
 2 Bedroom 17 22%
 3+ Bedroom 54 68%
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 $21,971 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72628 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. However, that is not the case in 72628. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 242 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 180 23%
 No Earnings 360 46%
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 242 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 180 23%
 No Earnings 360 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 387 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 1%
 Worked at Home 24 6%
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. 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 85 28%
 High School Graduate 168 56%
 Associate's degree 6 2%
 Bachelor's degree 40 13%
 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 126 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72628

ZIP Code 72628 is in the Deer/Mt. Judea School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72628.

Deer Elementary School
Hwy 16
Deer, AR 72628
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Deer/Mt. Judea School District
Deer High School
Hwy 16
Deer, AR 72628
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Deer/Mt. Judea School District

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