Zip Code 72021 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBrinkley
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Monroe
Area Code327 / 870
Current Population:4348
Racial Majority: 50.33%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 59.3%
Unemployment Rate:6.2%
Median Household Income$26793
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42500
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time14.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range167 - 200 ft.
Area217 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.83860400, -91.20686600

Zip Code 72021 Description

Zip Code 72021 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Little Rock metro area. Zip code 72021 is primarily located in Monroe County. The official US Postal Service name for 72021 is BRINKLEY, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72021 are contained within or border the city limits of Brinkley, AR, Fargo, AR, and Wheatley, AR. The area code for zip code 72021 is 870. 72021 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72021 is 6.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 72021 decreased to 4348 from 5470 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72021 is while the majority ethnicity attending 72021 public schools is Black. 98.9% of students in 72021 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1980 50.33% 2359 -16%
 Black Or African American 1824 46.37% 1844 -1%
 Hispanic 60 1.53% 54 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2% 12 -33%
 Asian 14 0.36% 35 -60%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 39 1.22% 39 +23%

Zip Code 72021 Race/Ethnicity

 White 35.3%
 Black Or African American 59.3%
 Hispanic 2.1%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 72021 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population43485470
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households1821
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$26793
Income Under $50K Per Year76.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.10%
72021 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 1Rick CrawfordRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$64500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$90000
Current Unemployment Level 6.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73g - Western Lowlands Pleistocene Valley Trains
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 72021 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29334250596871696250413350
Avg Max Temp (°F)47536271808791908474615171
Avg Precip (In.)3.833.854.835.245.574.073.262.593.13.64.874.6449.45
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours