Zip Code 72223 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLittle Rock
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pulaski
Area Code501
Current Population:19890
Racial Majority: 76.31%
Public School Racial Majority:White 53%
Unemployment Rate:11.8%
Median Household Income$101835
Average Adjusted Gross Income$152460
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.8 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range259 - 607 ft.
Area65 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.80009842, -92.52957153

Zip Code 72223 Description

Zip Code 72223 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Little Rock metro area. Zip code 72223 is primarily located in Pulaski County. The official US Postal Service name for 72223 is LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72223 are contained within or border the city limits of Little Rock, AR, Maumelle, AR, . The area code for zip code 72223 is 501. 72223 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72223 is 11.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 10.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 72223 increased to 19890 from 16159 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72223 is while the majority ethnicity attending 72223 public schools is White. 33.7% of students in 72223 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 16338 76.31% 15720 +4%
 Black Or African American 2708 12.65% 2261 +20%
 Hispanic 432 2.02% 448 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 119 0.56% 75 +59%
 Asian 1616 7.55% 1122 +44%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.11% 4 +500%
 Other Race 25 0.07% 25 -44%
 Two Or More Races 235 0.74% 235 -32%

Zip Code 72223 Race/Ethnicity

 White 53%
 Black Or African American 31.7%
 Hispanic 5%
 Asian 7.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 72223 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1989016159
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households7904
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$101835
Income Under $50K Per Year22.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year51.00%
72223 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 2French HillRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$481558
Average Real Estate Sale Price$339664
Current Unemployment Level 11.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 36d - Fourche Mountains
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 72223 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29334149596770696251403350
Avg Max Temp (°F)50566573808893928575625273
Avg Precip (In.)3.553.584.985.175.083.813.272.583.664.215.664.7450.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR
CBSA Type72223
CBSA Population694164
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
River Mountain
Rock Creek