ZIP Code 72315 - Blytheville Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameBlytheville
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mississippi
Area Code327 / 870
Current Population:23966
Racial Majority: 53.13%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 60.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$37109
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45880
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time16 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range233 - 259 ft.
Area204 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.91510800, -89.88412800

Zip Code 72315 Profile

ZIP Code 72315 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Memphis metro area. ZIP code 72315 is primarily located in Mississippi County. The official US Postal Service name for 72315 is BLYTHEVILLE, Arkansas. Portions of ZIP code 72315 are contained within or border the city limits of Blytheville, AR, Gosnell, AR, and Dell, AR. The area code for ZIP code 72315 is 870. 72315 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72315 is 6.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 72315 decreased to 23966 from 27426 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72315 is while the majority ethnicity attending 72315 public schools is Black. 75.1% of students in 72315 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 12707 53.13% 12742 +-0%
 Black Or African American 10146 42.42% 9906 +2%
 Hispanic 777 3.25% 742 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 69 -100%
 Asian 78 0.33% 189 -59%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 22 0% 22 -100%
 Two Or More Races 296 0.87% 296 -29%

Zip Code 72315 Race/Ethnicity

 White 33.6%
 Black Or African American 60.5%
 Hispanic 4.1%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 72315 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2396627426
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households9230
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$37109
Income Under $50K Per Year62.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.70%
72315 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 1Rick CrawfordRepublican
Arkansas District 8
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$135143
Average Real Estate Sale Price$58573
Current Unemployment Level 6.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73a - Northern Holocene Meander Belts
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 72315 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28324150606872696250413250
Avg Max Temp (°F)44506070808891908373594970
Avg Precip (In.)3.463.94.935.185.184.463.932.843.273.534.914.7450.33
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Blytheville, AR
CBSA Type72315
CBSA Population47496
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours