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ZIP Code 72949

Post Office City:Ozark, AR (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Central (4:53pm)
Area code: 479 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -93.8
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 72949

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 72949. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 72949 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Ozark, AR

Stats and Demographics for the 72949 ZIP Code

ZIP code 72949 is located in northwest Arkansas and covers a large 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 72949 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 72949 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,177
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,514
Median Home Value $93,700
Land Area 341.39 sq mi
Water Area 6.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,926
Median Household Income $34,006

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5351315666
5-9377352729
10-14308347655
15-19415353768
20-24363270633
25-29275304579
30-34279275554
35-39303328631
40-44311313624
45-49330331661
50-54343361704
55-59356342698
60-64299311610
65-69243277520
70-74191197388
75-79140172312
80-8499127226
85 Plus68151219

Gender

 Male 5,051 50%
 Female 5,126 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,660 94.9%
 Black Or African American 96 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 102 1.0%
 Asian 89 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 54 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 163 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2452104156
25-34293241534
35-44451200651
45-54569161730
55-64632132764
65-7450974583
75-8432250372
85 Plus10927136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,138 54%
 Single Guardian 635 16%
 Singles 986 25%
 Singles With Roommate 167 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,625 67%
 Households with Kids 1,301 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16961130
27269141
37276148
46661127
56666132
68076156
77857135
87582157
97871149
105365118
115375128
127766143
136082142
146559124
157563138
167081151
178970159
189171162
199068158
209864162

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 72949 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 72949 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 72949 real estate data, the median home value of $93,700 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 72949. Rentals in 72949 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 72949 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,830 96.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 123 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 4 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 220 2.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,665 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,272 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 989 22%
 Households Vacant 588 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 94 16.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.9%
 For Sale Only 61 10.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 130 22.1%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 270 45.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 2%
 1 Bedroom 68 7%
 2 Bedroom 474 47%
 3+ Bedroom 434 43%
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 $34,006 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 72949 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 72949 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,556 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,026 25%
 No Earnings 3,573 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 2,556 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,026 25%
 No Earnings 3,573 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,452 92.3%
 Public transportation 41 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 0.8%
 Worked at Home 217 5.8%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

For more information, see Ozark, AR education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,337 18.9%
 High School Graduate 4,372 61.8%
 Associate's degree 580 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 463 6.5%
 Master's degree 203 2.9%
 Professional school degree 97 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,540 83.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 101 5.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 194 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 72949

ZIP Code 72949 is in the following school districts: Mulberry School District, Ozark School District, and Private. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 72949.

Pleasant View Junior High School
5750 Hornet Lane
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mulberry School District
Elgin B. Milton Elementary School
1601 Walden Dr
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ozark School District
Ozark Kindergarten School
700 N 12th St
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ozark School District
Ozark High School
1631 Hillbilly Dr
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ozark School District
Ozark Junior High School
1301 Walden Dr
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Ozark School District
Franklin County Learning Center
304 N 13th Street
Ozark, AR 72949
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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