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ZIP Code 71018

Primary City:Cotton Valley, LA (View All Cities)
County: Webster Parish
Timezone: Central (9:05pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.8, -93.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71018

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71018. 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 71018. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71018, 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:
Cotton Valley, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 71018 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71018 is located in northwest Louisiana and covers a slightly less 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 71018 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71018 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,622
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 866
Median Home Value $56,800
Land Area 84.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 686
Median Household Income $34,948

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male47644949384746473646706357343331208
Female474163564245494341516669634228412426
Total941051121058092959077971361321207661724434

Gender

 Male 785 48%
 Female 837 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,009 62.2%
 Black Or African American 579 35.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 6 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner44455103124647719
Renter194433313217128
Total238888134156818927

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 300 44%
 Single Guardian 165 24%
 Singles 200 29%
 Singles With Roommate 21 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 468 68%
 Households with Kids 218 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male811137171211717116151161215751010
Female71571151177111214151012918115137
Total1526201822231814282320302118213318102317

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71018 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71018 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 71018 real estate data, the median home value of $56,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71018 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71018 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71018 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,615 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 181 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 309 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 196 23%
 Households Vacant 180 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 10 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 113 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 15%
 2 Bedroom 65 50%
 3+ Bedroom 46 35%
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 $34,948 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71018 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 71018 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71018 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 71018 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 300 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 30%
 No Earnings 506 44%
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 300 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 30%
 No Earnings 506 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 454 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 10%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 138 30.6%
 High School Graduate 267 59.2%
 Associate's degree 7 1.6%
 Bachelor's degree 36 8.0%
 Master's degree 3 0.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 144 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71018

ZIP Code 71018 is in the Webster Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71018.

North Webster Upper Elementary School
6245 Hwy 150
Cotton Valley, LA 71018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Webster Parish School District

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