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72542 Zip Code (Highland, AR) Detailed Profile




Cities: Highland, AR (5.58%), Hardy, AR (3.39%)
Counties: Sharp County, AR (79.61%), Fulton County, AR (20.39%)
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 3,706
Zip code population in 2010: 3,826
Zip code population in 2000: 3,454

Houses and condos: 2,772
Renter-occupied apartments: 248
% of renters here:

14%
State:

35%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 72542: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 158.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.9 sq. mi.
Population density: 23 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 72542
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.3% ($377)
Arkansas:

0.6% ($834)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $429 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $340 (0.3%)

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Males: 1,818  (49.0%)
Females: 1,888  (51.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 72542:

  • High school or higher: 86.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 72542:

  • Never married: 18.5%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

Zip code 72542 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 72542 (2019)
    • 3,63094.9%White
    • 641.7%Two or more races
    • 631.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 501.3%American Indian
    • 100.3%Asian
    • 60.2%Black
    • 20.05%Some other race
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 62
Rural population: 3,643

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $115,882
72542:

$115,882
Arkansas:

$136,200



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in 72542 zip code as of February 25, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 72542 is 441 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

55.9 years
Arkansas median age:

38.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.1 people
Arkansas:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 72542, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $33,916 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$33,916
State:

$52,148

Salary/wage: $30,180 (reported on 75.4% of returns)
Here:

$30,180
State:

$41,669
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 63.9% for AGIs below $25k, 73.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 71.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 68.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 57.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $937 (reported on 27.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$937
Arkansas:

$1,648
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,969 (reported on 11.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,969
State:

$20,675
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$2,400 (reported on 9.4% of returns)
Here:

+$2,400
State:

+$15,222
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,058 (reported on 23.9% of returns)
Here:

+$9,058
State:

+$9,665
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.6% for AGIs below $25k, 3.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $14,238 (reported on 9.4% of returns)
72542:

$14,238
Arkansas:

$13,644
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.0% for AGIs below $25k, 2.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,925 (25% of AGI, reported on 17.4% of returns)
Here:

$18,925
State:

$23,276

Here:

24.6% of AGI
State:

19.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $25k, 8.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $4,212 (reported on 12.3% of returns)
Here:

$4,212
State:

$5,996
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $5,042 (reported on 17.4% of returns)
72542:

$5,042
State:

$7,941
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,166 (reported on 29.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,166
State:

$2,455
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 71.0%
Here:

71%
State:

61%
(% for various income ranges: 68.0% for AGIs below $25k, 75.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 70.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 83.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 72542, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $26,141 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$26,141
State:

$39,270

Salary/wage: $22,762 (reported on 74.6% of returns)
Here:

$22,762
State:

$34,079
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 124.4% for AGIs below $10k, 68.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 73.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 69.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 60.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 31.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,582 (reported on 37.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,582
Arkansas:

$1,904
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.9% for AGIs below $10k, 2.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,043 (reported on 15.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,043
State:

$5,995
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$5,907 (reported on 14.5% of returns)
Here:

+$5,907
State:

+$10,430
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.3% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, -0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$4,839 (reported on 29.1% of returns)
Here:

+$4,839
State:

+$7,823
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 21.3% for AGIs below $10k, 10.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, -0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, -0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.3% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,469 (reported on 2.3% of returns)
72542:

$3,469
Arkansas:

$3,204

Total itemized deductions: $15,866 (27% of AGI, reported on 19.1% of returns)
Here:

$15,866
State:

$18,389

Here:

27.3% of AGI
State:

21.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.7% for AGIs below $10k, 8.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 10.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 14.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,588 (6% of AGI, reported on 16.1% of returns)
Here:

$3,588
State:

$4,725

Here:

5.9% of AGI
State:

5.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,423 (reported on 63.5% of returns)
72542:

$3,423
State:

$6,047
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.3% for AGIs below $10k, 3.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 19.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,878 (reported on 28.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,878
State:

$1,909

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 76.0%
Here:

76%
State:

67%
(% for various income ranges: 71.7% for AGIs below $10k, 78.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 79.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 70.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$38,326
Arkansas:

$48,952
Highland, AR (72542) map Nearest zip codes: 72529, 72482, 72569, 72554, 72459, 72513.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

31.1%
Arkansas:

46.5%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

36.6%
Arkansas:

47.5%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 149.2% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 237
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,481


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 13 (0 now married, 13 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 532 (263 now married, 267 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 72542 with a mortgage: 623 (41 second mortgage, 14 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 866

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $921
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $303

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

16.6%
Whole state:

16.2%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

12.4%
Whole state:

10.0%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.1
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.5
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 72542: Camp Ki Ki Kima (A), Camp Kiwania (B), Camp Miramichee (C), Slick Rock Ford (D), Nine Mile Ridge Volunteer Fire Department (E), Center Volunteer Fire Department (F), Hardy Fire Department (G), Highland Fire Department (H), Highland Police Department (I), Hardy Police Department (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 72542 include: Baker Chapel (A), Banks Church (B), Cabin Creek Church (C), New Hope Church (D), Liberty Hill United Methodist Church (E), Spring River Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Richardson Cemetery (1), Shiloh Cemetery (2), Liberty Hill Cemetery (3), Wavrick Cemetery (4), Hall Cemetery (5), Flint Cemetery (6), Perry Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lakes and reservoirs: Persimmon Pond (A), Lake Galilee (B), Rainbow Lake (C), Lake Sherwood (D), June Lake (E), Lake Mirandy (F), Wild Plum Lake (G), Camp Kia Kima Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Myatt Creek (A), Long Branch (B), Little Creek (C), Lige Branch (D), Gut Creek (E), Worthington Creek (F), Wolf Creek (G), Wild Horse Creek (H), Forty Island Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Park in zip code 72542: Harold E Alexander Wildlife Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 602014 or later
  • 782010 to 2013
  • 7162000 to 2009
  • 4901990 to 1999
  • 3101980 to 1989
  • 5591970 to 1979
  • 2011960 to 1969
  • 1421950 to 1959
  • 211940 to 1949
  • 1541939 or earlier

Zip code 72542 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Highland, AR (72542)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Highland, AR (72542)
  • 2no bedroom
  • 781 bedroom
  • 3522 bedrooms
  • 6283 bedrooms
  • 2954 bedrooms
  • 515+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Highland, AR (72542)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Highland, AR (72542)
  • 49no bedroom
  • 721 bedroom
  • 802 bedrooms
  • 763 bedrooms
  • 234 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Highland, AR (72542) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Highland, AR (72542) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 45no vehicle
  • 3751 vehicle
  • 5972 vehicles
  • 2293 vehicles
  • 1834 vehicles
  • 545+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Highland, AR (72542) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Highland, AR (72542) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 40no vehicle
  • 1501 vehicle
  • 432 vehicles
  • 73 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 85+ vehicles

  • Zip code 72542 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 72542 household income distribution in 2019
  • 186Less than $10,000
  • 110$10,000 to $14,999
  • 98$15,000 to $19,999
  • 151$20,000 to $24,999
  • 120$25,000 to $29,999
  • 107$30,000 to $34,999
  • 141$35,000 to $39,999
  • 143$40,000 to $44,999
  • 48$45,000 to $49,999
  • 93$50,000 to $59,999
  • 161$60,000 to $74,999
  • 184$75,000 to $99,999
  • 49$100,000 to $124,999
  • 34$125,000 to $149,999
  • 24$150,000 to $199,999
  • 20$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 72542

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 72542
  • 40Less than $10,000
  • 8$10,000 to $14,999
  • 18$15,000 to $19,999
  • 13$20,000 to $24,999
  • 16$25,000 to $29,999
  • 37$30,000 to $34,999
  • 13$35,000 to $39,999
  • 103$40,000 to $49,999
  • 56$50,000 to $59,999
  • 55$60,000 to $69,999
  • 106$70,000 to $79,999
  • 130$80,000 to $89,999
  • 16$90,000 to $99,999
  • 120$100,000 to $124,999
  • 100$125,000 to $149,999
  • 165$150,000 to $174,999
  • 47$175,000 to $199,999
  • 117$200,000 to $249,999
  • 96$250,000 to $299,999
  • 26$300,000 to $399,999
  • 14$400,000 to $499,999
  • 32$500,000 to $749,999
  • 2$750,000 to $999,999
  • 4$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 4$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 72542

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 72542
  • 10Less than $100
  • 4$100 to $149
  • 16$150 to $199
  • 22$200 to $249
  • 16$250 to $299
  • 3$300 to $349
  • 48$350 to $399
  • 24$400 to $449
  • 22$450 to $499
  • 25$500 to $549
  • 4$550 to $599
  • 1$800 to $899
  • 29No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $527.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $123,032.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $118,232
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $105,774
  • Two or more races householders: $88,145

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $115,882
72542:

$115,882
Arkansas:

$136,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,860 - $181,051

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $161,619
Here:

$161,619
State:

$183,629

Mobile homes: $58,399
Here:

$58,399
State:

$68,924
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 72542
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,114
  • One, attached: 33
  • 3 or 4: 42
  • 5 to 9: 7
  • 10 to 19: 15
  • 20 to 49: 7
  • Mobile homes: 532

Unemployment: 5.8%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 72542

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 72542
  • 88.0%1,103Drove a car alone
  • 5.1%64Carpooled
  • 0.2%2Walked
  • 0.6%7Other means
  • 6.1%76Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 72542

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 72542
  • 108Less than 5 minutes
  • 1685 to 9 minutes
  • 14710 to 14 minutes
  • 27715 to 19 minutes
  • 17720 to 24 minutes
  • 5225 to 29 minutes
  • 5030 to 34 minutes
  • 1335 to 39 minutes
  • 540 to 44 minutes
  • 6345 to 59 minutes
  • 4860 to 89 minutes
  • 6690 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 64.8%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,706
  • Male householders: 985 (283 living alone), Female householders: 740 (338 living alone)
  • 872 spouses (872 opposite-sex spouses), 58 unmarried partners, (49 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 724 children (641 natural, 13 adopted, 70 stepchildren), 130 grandchildren, 39 brothers or sisters, 80 parents, 0 foster children, 51 other relatives, 19 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 12 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 614 2-persons, 203 3-persons, 164 4-persons, 40 5-persons, 11 6-persons, 18 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 620 1-person, 54 2-persons

296 married couples with children.
130 single-parent households (19 men, 111 women).

99.0% of residents of 72542 zip code speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (89% very well, 11% not well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (33% very well, 67% well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 40 (1.1%)
(85.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.1%
Whole state:

5.1%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 13%France
  • 10%Japan
  • 10%Honduras
Most common first ancestries reported in 72542
  • 24%American
  • 9%German
  • 7%Irish
  • 7%English
  • 5%French
  • 2%Scotch-Irish
  • 1%Italian
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 282010 or later
  • 52000 to 2009
  • 41990 to 1999
  • 44Before 1990

Zip code 72542 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • CHEROKEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (HWY 175 in HARDY, AR)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-6804009
    Organizations: HIGHLAND (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • HIGHLAND HIGH SCHOOL (1 REBEL CIRCLE in HARDY, AR)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-6804010
  • HIGHLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL (HWY 62/412 in HARDY, AR)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-6804011
  • BIGGERS BLUFF DEVELOPMENT WATER SYS (PO BOX 210 in HARDY, AR)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-06-2000-0576, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    COMMUNITY WATER SYSTEM (SDWIS)
    Business SIC classification: WATER SUPPLY
  • HARDY SVC CTR (520 MAIN ST in HARDY, AR)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-06-1998-0720, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    Business SIC classification: PETROLEUM BULK STATIONS AND TERMINALS; GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS
  • GIBBCO INC (HWY 167 S 1 MI in HARDY, AR)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: GIBBONS MARVIN (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BEACH CLUB BBQ (#5 JOJO STREET in HARDY, AR)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
  • HARDY, CITY OF (SPRING WOOD DR & BURTON ST in HARDY, AR)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Alternative names: HARDY, CITY OF-WWTP
  • HIGHLAND SQUARE COIN LAUNDRY (HWY 62/412 in HIGHLAND, AR)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: COIN-OPERATED LAUNDRIES AND DRYCLEANING
  • KERRY EVANS-SUPER 8 MOTEL (CORNER OF HWY. 62 & 63 in HARDY, AR)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: MANAGEMENT SERVICES
    Alternative names: E.M.B.P., INC.-WOLF CREEK, E.M.B.P.,INC.-WOLF CREEK HAUL
  • C L C SANITATION LANDFILL (20 MI EAST OF SALEM, VICINITY in HARDY, AR)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: REFUSE SYSTEMS
    Business NAICS classification: SOLID WASTE LANDFILL.

Zip code 72542 marital status for males
Zip code 72542 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 7.9%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3.6%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 49.7%Electricity
  • 33.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.0%Wood
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Utility gas

Population in 1990: 2,473. Population change in the 1990s: +981 (+39.7%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,583
  • Northeast: 135
  • Midwest: 1,186
  • South: 494
  • West: 213

56% of the 72542 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Arkansas.

90% of the 72542 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 0% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Highland, AR (72542)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 5
Here:

2.8%
Arkansas:

8.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 32
Here:

14.8%
Arkansas:

7.1%
Students in private undergraduate colleges:
Here:

0.0%
Arkansas:

17.4%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 170,033Material moving occupations
  • 62,964Community and social service occupations
  • 61,706Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 56,970Transportation occupations
  • 55,602Health technologists and technicians
  • 47,016Education, training, and library occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • ELIZABETH L RAUSCH (18 MADONNA DRIVE in HARDY, AR; small business) : $114,297 in 6 contracts from 2000 to 2003
    Contracts for Facilities Operations Support Services by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $27,500; 2001: $28,112; 2002: $29,200; 2003: $29,485; 2004: $0; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $28,112 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Facilities Operations Support Services. Taking place in MN. Signed on 2001-04-17. Completion date: 2003-09-30.
    $27,500, same as above. Signed on 2003-03-04. Completion date: 2002-09-30.
    $27,500, same as above. Signed on 2002-04-11. Completion date: 2002-09-30.
    $27,500, same as above. Signed on 2000-03-21. Completion date: 2003-09-30.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49 employees: 2 establishments, 10-19 employees: 2 establishments, 1-4 employees: 2 establishments)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (10-19: 2, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 3)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels (10-19: 2, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 2)
  • Finance and Insurance: Direct Title Insurance Carriers (20-49: 1)
  • Information: Wired Telecommunications Carriers (20-49: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (5-9: 2, 1-4: 9)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 7 people in other group homes

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 52. The highest number of reported fires - 88 took place in 2009, and the least - 18 in 2005. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 72542 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (59.8%), and Structure Fires (28.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 72542
    • 52959.8%Outside Fires
    • 24928.2%Structure Fires
    • 869.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 202.3%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 72542, Arkansas

Most common first names in zip code 72542 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5671.2 years
William5475.7 years
James4374.8 years
Charles3870.3 years
Mary3773.2 years
Robert3274.1 years
George3074.2 years
Harold2272.0 years
Ruth1776.9 years
Walter1671.2 years
Most common last names in zip code 72542 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2082.8 years
Hall1572.1 years
Miller1475.3 years
Jackson1374.8 years
Johnson1274.0 years
Baldridge1263.7 years
Richardson1179.0 years
Thompson1179.3 years
Jones1073.8 years
Russell1075.8 years
Businesses in zip code 72542
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1KFC1
Alco Stores1McDonald's1
Best Western1Subway1
Days Inn1Taco Bell1
FedEx3U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
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