Wickes, AR 71973 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 71973: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wickes, AR 71973

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Polk County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.312, Longitude -94.347
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 71973 has segments in 2 Counties (Howard, Polk).

  • Businesses Addresses: 27
  • PO Box Addresses: 206
  • Residential Addresses: 351
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 351

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

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Wickes, AR 71973 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,589
Daytime Population: Workers 465
Daytime Population: Residents 976
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,441
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 1,589
Population in Familes 1,365
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 23
Diversity Index3 71


Median Household Income $39,743
Average Household Income $51,467
Per Capita Income $17,944


Total Housing Units 642 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 409 (63.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 145 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 88 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $56,739
Average Home Value $77,934


Total Households 554
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 410
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 0.4% 0.14%
Households 0.35% 0.07%
Families 0.24% -0.05%
Median Household Income   0.64%
Per Capita Income   2.11%

Wickes, AR 71973 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71973 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 # 286 50th
Population Density # 309 46th
Diversity Index # 6 99th
Median Household Income # 234 59th
Per Capita Income # 487 15th

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