ZIP Code 72401 - Jonesboro Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameJonesboro
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Craighead
Secondary County: Greene
Area Code327 / 870
Current Population:53767
Racial Majority: 70.12%
Public School Racial Majority:White 45.9%
Unemployment Rate:2.5%
Median Household Income$37727
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51420
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time15.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range223 - 443 ft.
Area123 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.86586400, -90.65149700

Map of ZIP Code 72401 Border

Zip Code 72401 Description

Zip Code 72401 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Jonesboro metro area. Zip code 72401 is primarily located in Craighead County. Portions of 72401 are also located in Greene County. The official US Postal Service name for 72401 is JONESBORO, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 72401 are contained within or border the city limits of Jonesboro, AR, . The area code for zip code 72401 is 870. 72401 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 72401 is 2.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 72401 increased to 53767 from 47422 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 72401 is while the majority ethnicity attending 72401 public schools is White. 70% of students in 72401 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 38942 70.12% 38695 +1%
 Black Or African American 11366 20.47% 10162 +12%
 Hispanic 3448 6.21% 3081 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 272 0.49% 168 +62%
 Asian 611 1.1% 686 -11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 119 0.21% 12 +892%
 Other Race 54 0% 54 -100%
 Two Or More Races 909 1.4% 909 -14%

Zip Code 72401 Race/Ethnicity

 White 45.9%
 Black Or African American 40.4%
 Hispanic 9.9%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 72401 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population5376747422
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households20827
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$37727
Income Under $50K Per Year62.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
72401 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 1Rick CrawfordRepublican
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72401 Arkansas State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
53Dan SullivanRepublican
58Brandt SmithRepublican
59Jack LadymanRepublican
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72401 Arkansas State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
21John CooperRepublican
22Dave WallaceRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$168468
Average Real Estate Sale Price$121339
Current Unemployment Level 2.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 74a - Bluff Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 72401 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)26314049596771696149393149
Avg Max Temp (°F)45516171808892918474604970
Avg Precip (In.)3.393.574.525.064.933.372.812.723.233.825.084.3746.88
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Jonesboro, AR
CBSA Type72401
CBSA Population119895
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours