Zip Code 72394 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWidener
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saint Francis
Area Code327 / 870
Current Population:625
Racial Majority: 33.62%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$26851
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40290
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time12.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range187 - 220 ft.
Area93 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.05199200, -90.61103200

Zip Code 72394 Description

Zip Code 72394 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 72394 is primarily located in Saint Francis County. The official US Postal Service name for 72394 is WIDENER, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72394 are contained within or border the city limits of Widener, AR, Madison, AR, . The area code for zip code 72394 is 870. 72394 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72394 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 72394 decreased to 625 from 854 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72394 is while the majority ethnicity attending 72394 public schools is . % of students in 72394 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 237 33.62% 298 -20%
 Black Or African American 377 53.48% 289 +30%
 Hispanic 91 12.91% 30 +203%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 5 0% 5 -100%

Zip Code 72394 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
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Zip Code 72394 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population625854
Male Population50.90%
Female Population49.10%
Total Households255
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$26851
Income Under $50K Per Year72.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
72394 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 1Rick CrawfordRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$259000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$59502
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
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 72394 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29324150606771696150403350
Avg Max Temp (°F)47526271808891908474615171
Avg Precip (In.)3.873.935.145.415.453.863.483.113.053.565.25.251.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Forrest City, AR
CBSA Type72394
CBSA Population28744
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours