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ZIP Code 71079

Primary City:Summerfield, LA (View All Cities)
County: Claiborne Parish
Timezone: Central (7:59pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.93, -92.83
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71079

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71079. 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 71079. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71079, 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:
Summerfield, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 71079 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71079 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 71079 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71079 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 272
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 127
Median Home Value $137,900
Land Area 32.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 100
Median Household Income $65,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3721135546101211104102151
Female891214862101312148593441
Total111633271311616232425189195592

Gender

 Male 130 48%
 Female 142 52%
Gender

Race

 White 170 62.5%
 Black Or African American 97 35.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.7%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0615271415101
Renter01351101
Total0718321516102

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 47 47%
 Single Guardian 26 26%
 Singles 22 22%
 Singles With Roommate 5 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 58 58%
 Households with Kids 42 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11100121322746126131
Female11211107025122355101
Total223112283478684711232

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71079 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71079 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 71079 real estate data, the median home value of $137,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71079. Rentals in 71079 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71079 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 272 100%
 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 38 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 50 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 12 9%
 Households Vacant 27 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 44%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 36 100%
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 $65,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71079 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71079 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 71079 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 107 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 53 23%
 No Earnings 73 31%
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 107 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 53 23%
 No Earnings 73 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 147 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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 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 29 63%
 High School Graduate 8 17%
 Associate's degree 9 20%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 151 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71079

ZIP Code 71079 is in the Claiborne Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71079.

Summerfield High School
4200 Hwy 9
Summerfield, LA 71079
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Claiborne Parish School District

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