Zip Code 72404 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameJonesboro
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Craighead
Area Code327 / 870
Current Population:23482
Racial Majority: 85.56%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.1%
Unemployment Rate:9.5%
Median Household Income$56351
Average Adjusted Gross Income$71650
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time16.5 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range226 - 367 ft.
Area128 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.79246902, -90.78691101

Zip Code 72404 Description

Zip Code 72404 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Jonesboro metro area. Zip code 72404 is primarily located in Craighead County. The official US Postal Service name for 72404 is JONESBORO, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72404 are contained within or border the city limits of Jonesboro, AR, Bay, AR, . The area code for zip code 72404 is 870. 72404 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72404 is 9.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% and is lower 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 72404 increased to 23482 from 16546 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72404 is while the majority ethnicity attending 72404 public schools is White. 41.1% of students in 72404 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 20970 85.56% 19963 +5%
 Black Or African American 2017 8.23% 2136 -6%
 Hispanic 528 2.15% 639 -17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.13% 68 -51%
 Asian 483 1.97% 361 +34%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 37 0.15% 11 +236%
 Other Race 18 0% 18 -100%
 Two Or More Races 286 1.8% 286 +55%

Zip Code 72404 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.1%
 Black Or African American 5%
 Hispanic 3.5%
 Asian 1.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 72404 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2348216546
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households9078
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
41.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
62.5%
Median Household Income$56351
Income Under $50K Per Year43.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.90%
72404 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 1Rick CrawfordRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Arkansas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$239050
Average Real Estate Sale Price$168875
Current Unemployment Level 9.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
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 72404 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)26314049586771686149393149
Avg Max Temp (°F)45526171808892918474604970
Avg Precip (In.)3.443.544.635.054.933.442.912.763.353.765.134.4947.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Jonesboro, AR
CBSA Type72404
CBSA Population119895
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours