Zip Code 72703 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFayetteville
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Area Code479
Current Population:28261
Racial Majority:White 79.72%
Public School Racial Majority:White 79.7%
Unemployment Rate:10.3%
Median Household Income$41870
Average Adjusted Gross Income$74410
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time16.7 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1194 - 1365 ft.
Area40 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.11098099, -94.12207031

Zip Code 72703 Description

Zip Code 72703 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Fort Smith - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 72703 is primarily located in Washington County. The official US Postal Service name for 72703 is FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72703 are contained within or border the city limits of Fayetteville, AR, Goshen, AR, and Johnson, AR. The area code for zip code 72703 is 479. 72703 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72703 is 10.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.6% and is higher 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 72703 increased to 28261 from 25853 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72703 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 72703 public schools is White. 21.3% of students in 72703 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 24360 79.72% 23297 +5%
 Black Or African American 1434 4.69% 1453 -1%
 Hispanic 2534 8.29% 1622 +56%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 275 0.9% 266 +3%
 Asian 1312 4.29% 848 +55%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 88 -100%
 Other Race 29 0.16% 29 +72%
 Two Or More Races 658 1.94% 658 -10%

Zip Code 72703 Race/Ethnicity

 White 79.7%
 Black Or African American 2.8%
 Hispanic 6.9%
 Asian 4.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 5.2%

Zip Code 72703 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2826125853
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households12943
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41870
Income Under $50K Per Year57.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.00%
72703 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 3Steve WomackRepublican
Arkansas District 4Bruce WestermanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Arkansas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$366980
Average Real Estate Sale Price$228091
Current Unemployment Level 10.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 39a - Springfield Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 72703 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24283746546368665847372846
Avg Max Temp (°F)45515969768489898171574868
Avg Precip (In.)2.172.444.184.345.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO
CBSA Type72703
CBSA Population461723
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours