Forrest City, AR 72335 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 72335: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Forrest City, AR 72335

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 540
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,781
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 410
  • County: St. Francis County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.012, Longitude -90.782
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 72335 has segments in 2 Counties (Lee, St. Francis).

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Forrest City, AR 72335 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 18,930
Population in Households 15,300
Population in Familes 12,619
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,630
Population Density1 117
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 6,052
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 4,032
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,141 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,132 (43.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,920 (40.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,089 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $87,070
Average Home Value $116,315


Median Household Income $30,717
Average Household Income $43,337
Per Capita Income $15,969
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.82% -0.54%
Households -0.42% -0.56%
Families -0.68% -0.75%
Median Household Income   2.91%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
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.

Forrest City, AR 72335 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 72335 to the other 574 ZIP Codes in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 47 92nd
Population Density1 # 111 81st
Diversity Index2 # 35 94th
Median Household Income # 473 18th
Per Capita Income # 531 8th

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