Zip Code 72227 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLittle Rock
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pulaski
Area Code501
Current Population:11462
Racial Majority: 68.35%
Unemployment Rate:11.8%
Median Household Income$59370
Average Adjusted Gross Income$89160
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time15.6 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range315 - 367 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.77745056, -92.37439728

Zip Code 72227 Description

Zip Code 72227 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Little Rock metro area. Zip code 72227 is primarily located in Pulaski County. The official US Postal Service name for 72227 is LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72227 are contained within or border the city limits of Little Rock, AR, . The area code for zip code 72227 is 501. 72227 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72227 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 72227 decreased to 11462 from 12164 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72227 is while the majority ethnicity attending 72227 public schools is . % of students in 72227 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 8307 68.35% 8048 +3%
 Black Or African American 3073 25.29% 2498 +23%
 Hispanic 407 3.35% 524 -22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.1% 29 -59%
 Asian 253 2.08% 212 +19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 140 0.83% 140 -28%

Zip Code 72227 Race/Ethnicity

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Zip Code 72227 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1146212164
Male Population46.80%
Female Population53.20%
Total Households5384
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$59370
Income Under $50K Per Year41.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year26.30%
72227 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 2French HillRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Arkansas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$261633
Average Real Estate Sale Price$207459
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 72227 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30344250596771696351413351
Avg Max Temp (°F)50566473818893928575625273
Avg Precip (In.)3.633.5655.345.083.913.382.773.894.35.94.851.59
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR
CBSA Type72227
CBSA Population694164
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours