Gentry, AR 72734 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Gentry, AR 72734

Acceptable Alternative
Springtown, AR 72734

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 157
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,998
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 54
  • County: Benton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.268, Longitude -94.487
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 72734 has segments in 2 Counties (Benton, Washington).

Gentry, AR 72734 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 72734 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 # 104 82nd
Population Density1 # 113 80th
Diversity Index2 # 125 78th
Median Household Income # 60 90th
Per Capita Income # 166 71st

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Gentry, AR 72734 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 8,053
Population in Households 8,038
Population in Familes 6,928
Population in Group Qrtrs 15
Population Density1 99
Diversity Index2 49


Total Households 2,935
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 2,178
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,288 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,921 (58.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,014 (30.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 353 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $123,911
Average Home Value $157,353


Median Household Income $48,116
Average Household Income $58,405
Per Capita Income $21,307
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.72% 2.18%
Households 1.68% 2.14%
Families 1.55% 2.05%
Median Household Income   2.2%
Per Capita Income   1.73%
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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