Swifton, AR 72471 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 72471: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Swifton, AR 72471

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jackson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.837, Longitude -91.119
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 72471 has segments in 2 Counties (Jackson, Lawrence).

  • Businesses Addresses: 35
  • PO Box Addresses: 203
  • Residential Addresses: 260
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 260

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

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Swifton, AR 72471 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,219
Daytime Population: Workers 88
Daytime Population: Residents 726
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 814
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.67
Population in Households 1,219
Population in Familes 1,020
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 18
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $32,671
Average Household Income $43,063
Per Capita Income $18,264


Total Housing Units 562 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 365 (64.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 152 (27.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 45 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $50,210
Average Home Value $66,712


Total Households 517
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 359
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 1.84% 0.44%
Households 2.0% 0.46%
Families 1.78% 0.33%
Median Household Income   -0.08%
Per Capita Income   1.44%

Swifton, AR 72471 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 72471 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 # 325 43rd
Population Density # 359 37th
Diversity Index # 462 20th
Median Household Income # 451 21st
Per Capita Income # 474 17th

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