Ethel, AR 72048 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 72048: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ethel, AR 72048

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Arkansas County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.194, Longitude -91.133
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1
  • PO Box Addresses: 23
  • Residential Addresses: 29
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 29

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

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Ethel, AR 72048 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 126
Daytime Population: Workers 6
Daytime Population: Residents 71
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 77
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 126
Population in Familes 101
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $36,934
Average Household Income $52,110
Per Capita Income $22,333


Total Housing Units 74 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 42 (56.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 (16.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (27.0%)
Median Home Value $75,000
Average Home Value $89,286


Total Households 54
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 36
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 0.0% -0.48%
Households 0.0% -0.37%
Families 0.0% -0.56%
Median Household Income   2.93%
Per Capita Income   2.9%

Ethel, AR 72048 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 72048 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 # 525 8th
Population Density # 558 2nd
Diversity Index # 431 25th
Median Household Income # 340 40th
Per Capita Income # 200 65th

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