Fulton, AR 71838 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 71838: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fulton, AR 71838

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Hempstead County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.63, Longitude -93.816
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 71838 has segments in 3 Counties (Hempstead, Howard, Miller).

  • Businesses Addresses: 31
  • PO Box Addresses: 132
  • Residential Addresses: 344
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 344

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Fulton, AR 71838 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 981
Daytime Population: Workers 78
Daytime Population: Residents 600
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 678
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 981
Population in Familes 783
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $37,202
Average Household Income $51,016
Per Capita Income $22,466


Total Housing Units 599 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 334 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 98 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 167 (27.9%)
Median Home Value $83,158
Average Home Value $114,222


Total Households 432
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 280
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.59% -0.68%
Households -0.44% -0.61%
Families -0.62% -0.8%
Median Household Income   0.75%
Per Capita Income   2.17%

Fulton, AR 71838 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71838 to the other 571 ZIP Codes in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 352 39th
Population Density # 468 18th
Diversity Index # 31 95th
Median Household Income # 329 42nd
Per Capita Income # 194 66th

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