Zip Code 72340 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGoodwin
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saint Francis
Area Code327 / 870
Current Population:90
Racial Majority: 29.27%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$35000
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range200 - 207 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.94269300, -91.02598000

Zip Code 72340 Description

Zip Code 72340 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 72340 is primarily located in Saint Francis County. The official US Postal Service name for 72340 is GOODWIN, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72340 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 72340 is 870. 72340 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72340 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 72340 decreased to 90 from 115 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72340 is while the majority ethnicity attending 72340 public schools is . % of students in 72340 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 24 29.27% 19 +26%
 Black Or African American 58 70.73% 67 -13%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 72340 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 72340 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population90115
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households27
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35000
Income Under $50K Per Year78.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.60%
72340 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 1Rick CrawfordRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Arkansas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$96683
Average Real Estate Sale Price$49118
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
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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 72340 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29334250596871696250413350
Avg Max Temp (°F)47536272808891908475615171
Avg Precip (In.)3.83.824.995.325.384.053.352.713.213.625.074.8550.16
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Forrest City, AR
CBSA Type72340
CBSA Population28744
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours