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ZIP Code 71016

Primary City:Castor, LA (View All Cities)
County: Bienville Parish
Timezone: Central (7:52pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.3, -93.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71016

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71016. 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 71016. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71016, 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:
Castor, LA
Unacceptable:
Roy

Stats and Demographics for the 71016 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71016 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 71016 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71016 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,070
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 994
Median Home Value $47,700
Land Area 124.63 sq mi
Water Area 1.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 784
Median Household Income $34,360

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male916792626864516971746565564335291510
Female698479726251716166756861634939371818
Total1601511711341301151221301371491331261199274663328

Gender

 Male 1,027 50%
 Female 1,043 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,730 83.6%
 Black Or African American 287 13.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.3%
 Asian 8 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 31 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner874107132126965918
Renter123436252516133
Total201081431571511127221

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 430 55%
 Single Guardian 143 18%
 Singles 180 23%
 Singles With Roommate 31 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 479 61%
 Households with Kids 305 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male162523191416101215141917251714918101120
Female199191114211026131610141623111512171714
Total3534423028372038283029314140252430272834

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71016 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71016 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 71016 real estate data, the median home value of $47,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71016 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71016 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71016 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,070 100%
 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 252 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 368 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 164 16%
 Households Vacant 210 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 19.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 7 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 30.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 98 46.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 4%
 2 Bedroom 79 49%
 3+ Bedroom 74 46%
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 $34,360 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71016 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. In 71016 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 405 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 354 25%
 No Earnings 681 47%
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 405 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 354 25%
 No Earnings 681 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 531 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 2%
 Worked at Home 25 4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 115 20%
 High School Graduate 353 63%
 Associate's degree 34 6%
 Bachelor's degree 50 9%
 Master's degree 11 2%
 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 383 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71016

ZIP Code 71016 is in the Bienville Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71016.

Castor High School
140 Front St
Castor, LA 71016
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bienville Parish School District

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