Official Zip Code NameBatesville
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code327 / 870
Current Population:25099
Racial Majority:White 86.8%
Public School Racial Majority:White 80.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.04%
Median Household Income$39879
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46394
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time17.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Primary County: Independence
Elevation Range243 - 712 ft.
Area308 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.80274963, -91.66768646

Zip Code 72501 Description

Zip Code 72501 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Little Rock metro area. Zip code 72501 is primarily located in Independence County. The official US Postal Service name for 72501 is BATESVILLE, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72501 are contained within or border the city limits of Batesville, AR, Cushman, AR, Moorefield, AR, Magness, AR, and Sulphur Rock, AR. Zip code 72501 is within area code 870 and area code 501. 72501 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72501 is 5.04% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 72501 increased to 25099 from 23892 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72501 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 72501 public schools is White. 56.6% of students in 72501 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 22002 86.8% 21777 +1%
 Black Or African American 784 3.09% 662 +18%
 Hispanic 2078 8.2% 1948 +7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.18% 111 -59%
 Asian 111 0.44% 255 -56%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 18 -100%
 Other Race 16 0.02% 16 -75%
 Two Or More Races 312 1.28% 312 +4%

Zip Code 72501 Race/Ethnicity

 White 80.8%
 Black Or African American 3.5%
 Hispanic 12.1%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 72501 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2509923892
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households9863
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
56.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$39879
Income Under $50K Per Year61.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.30%
114 US Congressional DistrictArkansas 1
RepresentativeRick Crawford
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$163063
Average Real Estate Sale Price$105857
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)5.04%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.64%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.89%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 39a - Springfield Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 72501 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25293847576569675948382948
Avg Max Temp (°F)46526170798792918373595070
Avg Precip (In.)3.23.294.64.774.893.53.152.993.653.965.384.4247.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Batesville, AR
CBSA Type72501
CBSA Population34975
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours