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ZIP Code 72946

Primary City:Mountainburg, AR (View All Cities)
County: Crawford County
Timezone: Central (11:55pm)
Area code: 479 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -94.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72946

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 72946. 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 72946. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 72946, 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:
Mountainburg, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72946 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72946 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 72946 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72946 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,654
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,812
Median Home Value $83,100
Land Area 96.08 sq mi
Water Area 1.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,486
Median Household Income $37,151

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 511297209
5-912395218
10-14115137252
15-19149123272
20-2411080190
25-298991180
30-3410285187
35-3912295217
40-44115126241
45-49144141285
50-54151144295
55-59137146283
60-64127121248
65-699395188
70-748093173
75-795856114
80-84283361
85 Plus192241

Gender

 Male 1,874 51%
 Female 1,780 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,479 95.2%
 Black Or African American 7 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 93 2.5%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 68 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24293362
25-3410559164
35-4417955234
45-5426355318
55-6427448322
65-7420026226
75-8410816124
85 Plus31536

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 803 54%
 Single Guardian 223 15%
 Singles 400 27%
 Singles With Roommate 60 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,026 69%
 Households with Kids 460 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1231841
2202242
3241539
4252045
5221739
6272350
7161531
8262248
9321850
10333265
11222749
12263460
13212041
14132437
15401858
16243054
17272552
18302353
19282755
20241438

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72946 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72946 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 72946 real estate data, the median home value of $83,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 72946 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 72946 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72946 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,654 100%
 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 642 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 547 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 297 16%
 Households Vacant 326 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 10.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 16 4.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 104 31.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 167 51.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 7%
 1 Bedroom 122 46%
 2 Bedroom 101 38%
 3+ Bedroom 24 9%
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 $37,151 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72946 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 72946 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 1,046 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 657 23%
 No Earnings 1,147 40%
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 1,046 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 657 23%
 No Earnings 1,147 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,466 95.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.9%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.1%
 Worked at Home 51 3.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 115 10%
 High School Graduate 866 78%
 Associate's degree 38 3%
 Bachelor's degree 71 6%
 Master's degree 15 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 386 82.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 82 17.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72946

ZIP Code 72946 is in the Mountainburg School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72946.

Mountainburg Middle School
129 Hwy 71 SW
Mountainburg, AR 72946
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mountainburg School District
Mountainburg Elementary School
129 Hwy 71 SW
Mountainburg, AR 72946
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mountainburg School District
Mountainburg High School
129 Hwy 71 SW
Mountainburg, AR 72946
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mountainburg School District

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