Zip Code 72142 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameScott
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lonoke
Secondary County: Pulaski
Area Code501
Current Population:2499
Racial Majority: 70.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 52.8%
Unemployment Rate:13.4%
Median Household Income$49108
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63240
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time30 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range226 - 246 ft.
Area98 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.68907928, -92.11062622

Zip Code 72142 Description

Zip Code 72142 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Little Rock metro area. Zip code 72142 is primarily located in Lonoke County. Portions of 72142 are also located in Pulaski County. The official US Postal Service name for 72142 is SCOTT, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72142 are contained within or border the city limits of Scott, AR, Keo, AR, and North Little Rock, AR. The area code for zip code 72142 is 501. 72142 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72142 is 13.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 10.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 72142 increased to 2499 from 1737 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72142 is while the majority ethnicity attending 72142 public schools is White. 88.8% of students in 72142 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2011 70.39% 1761 +14%
 Black Or African American 744 26.04% 632 +18%
 Hispanic 102 3.57% 50 +104%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 5 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 44 0% 44 -100%

Zip Code 72142 Race/Ethnicity

 White 52.8%
 Black Or African American 36%
 Hispanic 5%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 5.6%

Zip Code 72142 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population24991737
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households980
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$49108
Income Under $50K Per Year51.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.90%
72142 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 1Rick CrawfordRepublican
Arkansas District 2French HillRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Arkansas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$157778
Average Real Estate Sale Price$122432
Current Unemployment Level 13.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73i - Arkansas/Ouachita River Backswamps
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 72142 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30354351606871696351423451
Avg Max Temp (°F)49566473818892918575625272
Avg Precip (In.)3.633.524.815.254.963.93.392.493.44.065.414.7949.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR
CBSA Type72142
CBSA Population694164
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours