Zip Code 72704 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFayetteville
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Secondary County: Benton
Area Code479
Current Population:21336
Racial Majority:White 82.97%
Public School Racial Majority:White 56%
Unemployment Rate:10.3%
Median Household Income$45702
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68160
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time20.8 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1155 - 1319 ft.
Area77 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.10622025, -94.31275177

Zip Code 72704 Description

Zip Code 72704 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Fort Smith - Fayetteville metro area. Zip code 72704 is primarily located in Washington County. Portions of 72704 are also located in Benton County. The official US Postal Service name for 72704 is FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72704 are contained within or border the city limits of Fayetteville, AR, Johnson, AR, Farmington, AR, and Springdale, AR. The area code for zip code 72704 is 479. 72704 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72704 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 72704 increased to 21336 from 13430 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72704 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 72704 public schools is White. 53.3% of students in 72704 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 18732 82.97% 17502 +7%
 Black Or African American 1054 4.67% 1068 -1%
 Hispanic 1578 6.99% 1538 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 198 0.88% 216 -8%
 Asian 394 1.75% 468 -16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 37 -100%
 Other Race 23 0.2% 23 +96%
 Two Or More Races 484 2.56% 484 +19%

Zip Code 72704 Race/Ethnicity

 White 56%
 Black Or African American 13.4%
 Hispanic 16%
 Asian 4.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 8.9%

Zip Code 72704 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2133613430
Male Population50.60%
Female Population49.40%
Total Households8505
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
53.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45702
Income Under $50K Per Year54.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.40%
72704 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 3Steve WomackRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Arkansas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$224023
Average Real Estate Sale Price$148221
Current Unemployment Level 10.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 39b - Dissected Springfield Plateau-Elk River Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 72704 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24283745546367665947372846
Avg Max Temp (°F)45516070778490898171584869
Avg Precip (In.)2.232.424.244.375.295.043.263.274.883.84.713.3546.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO
CBSA Type72704
CBSA Population461723
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours