Delight, AR 71940 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Delight, AR 71940

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bowen, AR 71940
Pike, AR 71940
Piney Grove, AR 71940
Pisgah, AR 71940
Tobin, AR 71940

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 44
  • Single Family Addresses: 596
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Pike County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.057, Longitude -93.53
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Delight, AR 71940 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71940 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 # 276 51st
Population Density1 # 413 27th
Diversity Index2 # 259 55th
Median Household Income # 424 25th
Per Capita Income # 209 63rd

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Delight, AR 71940 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,736
Population in Households 1,736
Population in Familes 1,434
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 748
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 498
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 932 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 600 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 148 (15.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 184 (19.7%)
Median Home Value $78,344
Average Home Value $101,167


Median Household Income $31,513
Average Household Income $47,707
Per Capita Income $20,556
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.19% -0.13%
Households 0.0% -0.13%
Families -0.14% -0.28%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   1.99%
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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