Official Zip Code NameMonette
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code327 / 870
Current Population:1964
Racial Majority: 91.70%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.07%
Median Household Income$35106
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46079
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Craighead
Elevation Range230 - 240 ft.
Area51 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.92795944, -90.35809326

Zip Code 72447 Description

Zip Code 72447 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Jonesboro metro area. Zip code 72447 is primarily located in Craighead County. The official US Postal Service name for 72447 is MONETTE, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72447 are contained within or border the city limits of Monette, AR, . The area code for zip code 72447 is 870. 72447 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72447 is 6.07% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 72447 decreased to 1964 from 2080 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72447 is while the majority ethnicity attending 72447 public schools is White. 47.4% of students in 72447 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1921 95.91% 1801 +7%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 4 -100%
 Hispanic 40 2% 133 -70%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 1.15% 4 +475%
 Asian 4 0.2% 1 +300%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.75% 21 -29%

Zip Code 72447 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84.5%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 14%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Asian 0%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 72447 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population19642080
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households802
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
47.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$35106
Income Under $50K Per Year68.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.60%
114 US Congressional DistrictArkansas 1
RepresentativeRick Crawford
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$150000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$26000
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)6.07%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.44%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.02%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73c - St. Francis Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 72447 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27314049596771696149393149
Avg Max Temp (°F)44506070798891898373594869
Avg Precip (In.)3.513.614.685.2553.793.132.863.453.665.074.7748.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Jonesboro, AR
CBSA Type72447
CBSA Population119895
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time (CST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours