Lavaca, AR 72941 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 72941: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lavaca, AR 72941

Acceptable Alternative
Central City, AR 72941

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Sebastian County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.337, Longitude -94.171
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 82
  • PO Box Addresses: 428
  • Residential Addresses: 1,713
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,713

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

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Lavaca, AR 72941 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,525
Daytime Population: Workers 525
Daytime Population: Residents 3,032
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,557
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.64
Population in Households 5,525
Population in Familes 4,851
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 118
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $53,053
Average Household Income $70,471
Per Capita Income $26,811


Total Housing Units 2,298 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,715 (74.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 387 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 196 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $131,119
Average Home Value $142,580


Total Households 2,102
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 1,625
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 0.48% 0.49%
Households 0.57% 0.55%
Families 0.43% 0.44%
Median Household Income   1.59%
Per Capita Income   2.47%

Lavaca, AR 72941 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 72941 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 # 131 77th
Population Density # 102 82nd
Diversity Index # 351 38th
Median Household Income # 40 93rd
Per Capita Income # 66 89th

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