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ZIP Code 71028

Primary City:Gibsland, LA (View All Cities)
County: Bienville Parish
Timezone: Central (7:10pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.5, -93.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71028. 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 71028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71028, 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:
Gibsland, LA
Unacceptable:
Mount Lebanon, Sailes

Stats and Demographics for the 71028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71028 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 71028 are primarily black or African American. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71028 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,666
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 980
Median Home Value $59,900
Land Area 129.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 717
Median Household Income $32,955

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male464853675133405147825239433732262017
Female483856724339445350716661574134403534
Total9486109139947284104971531181001007866665551

Gender

 Male 784 47%
 Female 882 53%
Gender

Race

 White 547 32.8%
 Black Or African American 1,064 63.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 24 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 27 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9466812595757741
Renter143033412618172
Total2376101166121939443

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 269 38%
 Single Guardian 193 27%
 Singles 233 32%
 Singles With Roommate 22 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 492 69%
 Households with Kids 225 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male910614912111068521811422181945
Female9781387869121010131111171711169
Total1817142717191916152015312122153935302014

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71028 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71028 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1940s. Looking at 71028 real estate data, the median home value of $59,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71028 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71028 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,658 99.5%
 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 8 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 198 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 338 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 181 18%
 Households Vacant 263 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 6.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 2 0.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 8.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 12.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 191 72.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 45 24%
 2 Bedroom 86 46%
 3+ Bedroom 56 30%
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 $32,955 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71028 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 71028 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 497 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 226 17%
 No Earnings 583 45%
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 497 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 226 17%
 No Earnings 583 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 603 96%
 Public transportation 8 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 16 3%
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 96 20%
 High School Graduate 330 68%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 46 10%
 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 163 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 28 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71028

ZIP Code 71028 is in the Bienville Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71028.

Gibsland-Coleman High School
10th St
Gibsland, LA 71028
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bienville Parish School District

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