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ZIP Code 71008

Primary City:Bienville, LA (View All Cities)
County: Bienville Parish
Timezone: Central (6:17am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.3, -92.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71008

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71008. 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 71008. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71008, 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:
Bienville, LA
Acceptable:
Bryceland
Unacceptable:
Bear Creek, Danville, Liberty Hill, Lucky

Stats and Demographics for the 71008 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71008 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 71008 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71008 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 739
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 543
Median Home Value $58,300
Land Area 151.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 327
Median Household Income $38,929

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2219132630251414222730494512141175
Female132014161924101118324035311714151411
Total353927424949242540597084762928262116

Gender

 Male 385 52%
 Female 354 48%
Gender

Race

 White 424 57.4%
 Black Or African American 309 41.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner421285286313013
Renter41171616161
Total8323568102323614

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 135 41%
 Single Guardian 69 21%
 Singles 106 32%
 Singles With Roommate 17 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 249 76%
 Households with Kids 78 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male44380442943312548638
Female34234373335222405522
Total78511471151278534941311510

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71008 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71008 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 71008 real estate data, the median home value of $58,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71008 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71008 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71008 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 739 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 91 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 174 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 62 11%
 Households Vacant 216 40%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 3.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 3 1.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 103 47.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 101 46.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 8%
 2 Bedroom 37 70%
 3+ Bedroom 12 23%
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 $38,929 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71008 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. In 71008 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 192 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 107 18%
 No Earnings 288 49%
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 192 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 107 18%
 No Earnings 288 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 257 93.5%
 Public transportation 7 2.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.4%
 Worked at Home 10 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 99 35.7%
 High School Graduate 106 38.3%
 Associate's degree 6 2.2%
 Bachelor's degree 39 14.1%
 Master's degree 26 9.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 137 88.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 5.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71008

ZIP Code 71008 is in the Bienville Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71008.

Bienville High School
325 Main St Hwy 507
Bienville, LA 71008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bienville Parish School District
Bienville Educational Center
325 Main Streethwy 507
Bienville, LA 71008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bienville Parish School District

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