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ZIP Code 71106

Primary City:Shreveport, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Southwood|East Shreveport
County: Caddo Parish
Timezone: Central (11:04pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.39, -93.73
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71106

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71106. 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 71106. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71106, 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
Acceptable:
Forbing
Unacceptable:
Cedar Grove, Spring Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 71106 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71106 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 71106 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71106 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,814
Population Density 1,073 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,429
Median Home Value $201,400
Land Area 32.44 sq mi
Water Area 1.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,182
Median Household Income $49,644

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2501,3281,2711,2429439559179219621,1411,3141,156978659488371287242
Female1,2601,2411,2781,1851,0351,1631,0851,0641,1041,2761,4401,3071,041793611522479505
Total2,5102,5692,5492,4271,9782,1182,0021,9852,0662,4172,7542,4632,0191,4521,099893766747

Gender

 Male 16,425 47%
 Female 18,389 53%
Gender

Race

 White 18,316 52.6%
 Black Or African American 15,159 43.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 136 0.4%
 Asian 429 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1%
 Other Race 290 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 465 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner707971,3262,0462,1211,331906336
Renter4501,06576881959528417593
Total5201,8622,0942,8652,7161,6151,081429

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,949 45%
 Single Guardian 3,272 25%
 Singles 3,406 26%
 Singles With Roommate 555 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,432 64%
 Households with Kids 4,750 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male261266255242253269275262269243239245269275245264269253211178
Female258259240250273247218259244291247250244246236228275247199180
Total519525495492526516493521513534486495513521481492544500410358

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71106 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71106 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 71106 real estate data, the median home value of $201,400 is slightly higher 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 71106. Rentals in 71106 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71106 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,203 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 467 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 144 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,506 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,427 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,249 29%
 Households Vacant 1,247 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 341 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Sale Only 127 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 73 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 651 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 86 2%
 1 Bedroom 396 10%
 2 Bedroom 1,460 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,917 50%
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 $49,644 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71106 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 71106 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 11,438 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,769 21%
 No Earnings 10,393 38%
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 11,438 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,769 21%
 No Earnings 10,393 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,375 92.7%
 Public transportation 372 2.4%
 Taxicab 58 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 392 2.5%
 Worked at Home 313 2.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,663 15%
 High School Graduate 5,382 48%
 Associate's degree 479 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,885 17%
 Master's degree 743 7%
 Professional school degree 659 6%
 Doctorate degree 356 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,324 69.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,767 22.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 622 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71106

ZIP Code 71106 is in the Rsd-Shreveport Charter School Inc. School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71106.

Linwood Public Charter School
401 West 70th St
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rsd-Shreveport Charter School Inc. School District
Atkins Technology Elementary School
7611 St Vincent Ave
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Eden Gardens Fundamental Elementary School
626 Eden Blvd
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Caddo Parish Middle Magnet School
7635 Cornelious Dr
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Eighty-First Street Ece Center
8108 Fairfield Ave
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Fairfield Magnet School
6215 Fairfield Ave
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Caddo Middle Career and Technology School
6310 Clift St
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
South Highlands Elementary Magnet School
831 Erie St
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Woodlawn Leadership Academy
7340 Wyngate Dr
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Southfield School
1100 Southfield Rd
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calvary Baptist Academy
9333 Linwood Ave
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Christian Center School
207 Idema St
Shreveport, LA 71106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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