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ZIP Code 71101

Primary City:Shreveport, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown Shreveport Historic District|North Shreveport|Westwood
County: Caddo Parish
Timezone: Central (9:55pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.51, -93.74
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71101

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71101. 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 71101. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71101, 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:
Shreveport, LA
Unacceptable:
La Chute

Stats and Demographics for the 71101 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71101 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 71101 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71101 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,197
Population Density 1,896 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,357
Median Home Value $58,500
Land Area 4.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,617
Median Household Income $20,410

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male 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
Male297241207278298294261206282333398351243164121965857
Female302247216210358292246182265280312266220139117107118135
Total599488423488656586507388547613710617463303238203176192

Gender

 Male 4,185 51%
 Female 4,012 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,897 23.1%
 Black Or African American 5,939 72.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 0.6%
 Asian 33 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 141 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 139 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner188212017820917613867
Renter26745838064850021911245
Total285540500826709395250112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 484 13%
 Single Guardian 1,013 28%
 Singles 1,847 51%
 Singles With Roommate 273 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,771 77%
 Households with Kids 846 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7359585156435536514235385141427154535857
Female6455565854495141525146354242373737445565
Total13711411410911092106771039381739383791089197113122

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71101 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 71101 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 71101 real estate data, the median home value of $58,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71101 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71101 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71101 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,396 90.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 20 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 38 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 201 2.5%
 Other Institutional 14 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 528 6.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 464 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 524 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,629 60%
 Households Vacant 740 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 323 43.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.8%
 For Sale Only 25 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 0.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 356 48.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 259 10%
 1 Bedroom 1,001 38%
 2 Bedroom 745 28%
 3+ Bedroom 630 24%
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 $20,410 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71101 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. ZIP code 71101 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71101 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. More commuters in 71101 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,152 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,158 17%
 No Earnings 3,613 52%
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 2,152 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,158 17%
 No Earnings 3,613 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,245 77%
 Public transportation 296 10%
 Taxicab 87 3%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 253 9%
 Worked at Home 43 1%
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 619 21%
 High School Graduate 1,904 66%
 Associate's degree 104 4%
 Bachelor's degree 200 7%
 Master's degree 67 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 1,251 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 228 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71101

ZIP Code 71101 is in the Caddo Parish School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71101.

Hamilton Terrace Learning Center
1105 Louisiana Ave
Shreveport, LA 71101
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Caddo Parish School District
Alexander Learning Center
1545 Coty St
Shreveport, LA 71101
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Caddo Parish School District
Academic Recovery and Career Discovery Center
401 North Holzman St
Shreveport, LA 71101
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Caddo Parish School District
Academic Recovery Ombudsman
401 North Holzman
Shreveport, LA 71101
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Caddo Parish School District
Brentwood Hospital
1006 Highland Ave
Shreveport, LA 71101
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Special School District
Caddo Parish Magnet High School
1601 Viking Dr
Shreveport, LA 71101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Caddo Parish School District
St John Berchmans Cathedral School
947 Jordan St
Shreveport, LA 71101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Loyola College Preparatory High School
921 Jordan St
Shreveport, LA 71101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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