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ZIP Code 71001

Primary City:Arcadia, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (11:30am)
Coordinates:32.6, -92.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71001

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71001. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 71001. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71001, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Arcadia, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 71001 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71001 is located in northwest Louisiana and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 71001 are primarily black or African American. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71001 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,531
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,029
Median Home Value $79,600
Land Area 123.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,733
Median Household Income $29,153

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1261771751681321351101091271311451261149396684347
Female12615516513813814114911915517913716012611910910278113
Total252332340306270276259228282310282286240212205170121160

Gender

 Male 2,122 47%
 Female 2,409 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,811 40.0%
 Black Or African American 2,588 57.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.4%
 Asian 17 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 59 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 38 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner168116624423621013446
Renter4416111211166493324
Total6024227835530225916770

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 634 37%
 Single Guardian 535 31%
 Singles 498 29%
 Singles With Roommate 66 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,138 66%
 Households with Kids 595 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3325222432364425403733414915322343432733
Female2717323230252832402942272938292927213231
Total6042545662617257806675687853615270645964

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71001 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71001 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 71001 real estate data, the median home value of $79,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71001 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71001 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71001 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,284 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 44 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 203 4%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 497 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 636 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 600 30%
 Households Vacant 296 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 11.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 8 2.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 21.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 60.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 1%
 1 Bedroom 144 20%
 2 Bedroom 314 43%
 3+ Bedroom 260 36%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $29,153 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71001 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 71001 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,329 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 890 23%
 No Earnings 1,575 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,329 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 890 23%
 No Earnings 1,575 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,575 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 68 4%
 Worked at Home 61 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 254 16%
 High School Graduate 972 63%
 Associate's degree 87 6%
 Bachelor's degree 192 12%
 Master's degree 39 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 600 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 45 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71001

ZIP Code 71001 is in the Bienville Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71001.

Arcadia High School
967 Daniel St
Arcadia, LA 71001
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bienville Parish School District
Crawford Elementary School
935 Daniel St
Arcadia, LA 71001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bienville Parish School District

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