El Dorado, AR 71730 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
El Dorado, AR 71730

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,648
  • Single Family Addresses: 12,861
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 922
  • County: Union County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.214, Longitude -92.665
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

El Dorado, AR 71730 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71730 to the other 565 ZIP Codes in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 19 97th
Population Density1 # 143 75th
Diversity Index2 # 67 88th
Median Household Income # 276 51st
Per Capita Income # 159 72nd

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El Dorado, AR 71730 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 32,767
Population in Households 32,243
Population in Familes 26,651
Population in Group Qrtrs 524
Population Density1 68
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 13,300
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 8,984
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,281 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,868 (58.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,432 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,981 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $118,780
Average Home Value $173,390


Median Household Income $35,951
Average Household Income $52,568
Per Capita Income $21,458
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.29% -0.39%
Households -0.15% -0.34%
Families -0.32% -0.45%
Median Household Income   3.35%
Per Capita Income   2.27%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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