Mena, AR 71953 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 71953: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mena, AR 71953

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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Polk County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.608, Longitude -94.213
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 71953 has segments in 3 Counties (Le Flore, Polk, Scott).

  • Businesses Addresses: 649
  • PO Box Addresses: 786
  • Residential Addresses: 6,225
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 51
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,174

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Mena, AR 71953 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 14,520
Population in Households 14,365
Population in Familes 11,727
Population in Group Qrtrs 155
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $37,115
Average Household Income $49,267
Per Capita Income $20,867


Total Housing Units 7,336 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,719 (64.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,371 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,246 (17.0%)
Median Home Value $103,526
Average Home Value $137,683


Total Households 6,090
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 4,085
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 -0.27% -0.32%
Households -0.33% -0.36%
Families -0.59% -0.54%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   2.1%

Mena, AR 71953 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71953 to the other 567 ZIP Codes in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 64 89th
Population Density # 328 43rd
Diversity Index # 331 42nd
Median Household Income # 360 37th
Per Capita Income # 366 36th

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