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ZIP Code 71061

Primary City:Oil City, LA (View All Cities)
County: Caddo Parish
Timezone: Central (8:30pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.77, -93.98
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71061

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71061. 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 71061. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71061, 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:
Oil City, LA
Unacceptable:
Caddo

Stats and Demographics for the 71061 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71061 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 71061 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 71061 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,712
Population Density 93 people per sq mi
Housing Units 861
Median Home Value $82,300
Land Area 18.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 721
Median Household Income $32,773

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male65575959435348394557834550453835186
Female526657586851623431677355613436331910
Total11712311611711110411073761241561001117974683716

Gender

 Male 845 49%
 Female 867 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,260 73.6%
 Black Or African American 417 24.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.4%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner95051110100816512
Renter374938513319133
Total4699891611331007815

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 301 42%
 Single Guardian 178 25%
 Singles 211 29%
 Singles With Roommate 31 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 490 68%
 Households with Kids 231 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1519111315614111110201469158121686
Female9138111213121415129816127121117119
Total2432192427192625262229222221222023331915

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71061 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71061 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 71061 real estate data, the median home value of $82,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71061 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71061 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71061 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,712 100%
 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 238 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 240 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 243 28%
 Households Vacant 140 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 14 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 25%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 77 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 93 39%
 2 Bedroom 70 29%
 3+ Bedroom 76 32%
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 $32,773 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71061 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. Most commuters in 71061 can expect to fall in that range. 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 364 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 194 17%
 No Earnings 588 51%
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 364 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 194 17%
 No Earnings 588 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 414 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 5%
 Worked at Home 26 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 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 105 21%
 High School Graduate 347 68%
 Associate's degree 16 3%
 Bachelor's degree 9 2%
 Master's degree 26 5%
 Professional school degree 7 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 171 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71061

ZIP Code 71061 is in the Caddo Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71061.

Oil City Magnet School
407 Kerley Ave
Oil City, LA 71061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District

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