Pottsville, AR 72858 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Pottsville, AR 72858

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 89
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,144
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Pope County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.214, Longitude -92.996
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Pottsville, AR 72858 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 72858 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 # 199 65th
Population Density1 # 122 79th
Diversity Index2 # 238 58th
Median Household Income # 126 78th
Per Capita Income # 254 55th

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Pottsville, AR 72858 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 2,879
Population in Households 2,879
Population in Familes 2,526
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 87
Diversity Index2 29


Total Households 1,043
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 809
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,116 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 840 (75.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 203 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 73 ( 6.5%)
Median Home Value $111,790
Average Home Value $124,762


Median Household Income $41,560
Average Household Income $55,052
Per Capita Income $19,944
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.23% 0.21%
Households 0.32% 0.29%
Families 0.2% 0.2%
Median Household Income   4.15%
Per Capita Income   1.83%
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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