Royal, AR 71968 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 71968: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Royal, AR 71968

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bear, AR 71968

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Garland County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.524, Longitude -93.3
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 71968 has segments in 2 Counties (Garland, Montgomery).

  • Businesses Addresses: 93
  • PO Box Addresses: 333
  • Residential Addresses: 1,892
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,892

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

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Royal, AR 71968 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,857
Daytime Population: Workers 605
Daytime Population: Residents 2,372
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,977
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 4,689
Population in Familes 3,925
Population in Group Qrtrs 168
Population Density2 47
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $42,161
Average Household Income $60,790
Per Capita Income $24,533


Total Housing Units 2,400 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,526 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 368 (15.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 506 (21.1%)
Median Home Value $157,270
Average Home Value $191,694


Total Households 1,894
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 1,360
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 0.07% 0.21%
Households 0.04% 0.18%
Families -0.17% 0.04%
Median Household Income   1.45%
Per Capita Income   2.38%

Royal, AR 71968 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71968 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 # 143 75th
Population Density # 176 69th
Diversity Index # 302 48th
Median Household Income # 143 75th
Per Capita Income # 112 81st

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