ZIP Code 72370 - Osceola Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameOsceola
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mississippi
Area Code327 / 870
Current Population:8606
Racial Majority: 49.27%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 76.7%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$30836
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41100
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time13.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range217 - 249 ft.
Area153 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.68249000, -90.05629600

Zip Code 72370 Profile

ZIP Code 72370 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Memphis metro area. ZIP code 72370 is primarily located in Mississippi County. The official US Postal Service name for 72370 is OSCEOLA, Arkansas. Portions of ZIP code 72370 are contained within or border the city limits of Osceola, AR, Victoria, AR, Etowah, AR, and Marie, AR. The area code for ZIP code 72370 is 870. 72370 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72370 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 72370 decreased to 8606 from 10074 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72370 is while the majority ethnicity attending 72370 public schools is Black. 90.5% of students in 72370 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4136 49.27% 4026 +3%
 Black Or African American 3851 45.87% 4198 -8%
 Hispanic 129 1.54% 231 -44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.61% 10 +410%
 Asian 52 0.62% 19 +174%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.11% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 116 1.99% 116 +44%

Zip Code 72370 Race/Ethnicity

 White 20.2%
 Black Or African American 76.7%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 72370 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population860610074
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households3282
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30836
Income Under $50K Per Year70.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.80%
72370 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 1Rick CrawfordRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$76273
Average Real Estate Sale Price$49849
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 DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 72370 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28324049596771686149403150
Avg Max Temp (°F)45516070808891908373604970
Avg Precip (In.)3.673.844.945.045.354.183.742.743.543.415.014.8550.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Blytheville, AR
CBSA Type72370
CBSA Population47496
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours