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ZIP Code 71109

Primary City:Shreveport, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Queensborough
County: Caddo
Timezone: Central (10:43pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.49, -93.79
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71109

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71109. 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 71109. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71109, 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:
Fairgrounds, Flournoy

Stats and Demographics for the 71109 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71109 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 71109 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71109 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,154
Population Density 1,763 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,722
Median Home Value $62,600
Land Area 12.56 sq mi
Water Area 1.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,635
Median Household Income $22,255

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male922794795922815641599494491601697701639408277192118101
Female856801725905840854726623549743854896752519470364235235
Total1,7781,5951,5201,8271,6551,4951,3251,1171,0401,3441,5511,5971,391927747556353336

Gender

 Male 10,207 46%
 Female 11,947 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,419 6.4%
 Black Or African American 20,289 91.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.2%
 Asian 60 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 89 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 251 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner612873857671,292891532188
Renter42299475985363633617359
Total4831,2811,1441,6201,9281,227705247

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,933 22%
 Single Guardian 3,617 42%
 Singles 2,696 31%
 Singles With Roommate 389 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,663 66%
 Households with Kids 2,972 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male173192203175174154153141172154180164153144155179192208188178
Female176172160181182158165136160134152163151125162172192197182169
Total349364363356356312318277332288332327304269317351384405370347

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71109 has a slightly less than average 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 71109 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 71109 real estate data, the median home value of $62,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71109 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71109 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71109 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,874 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 77 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 203 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,131 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,272 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,232 44%
 Households Vacant 1,087 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 340 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1%
 For Sale Only 44 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 651 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 32 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 888 21.5%
 2 Bedroom 1,758 42.6%
 3+ Bedroom 1,445 35.0%
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 $22,255 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71109 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. Residents in ZIP code 71109 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71109 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 71109 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 5,505 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,519 21%
 No Earnings 7,600 46%
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 5,505 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,519 21%
 No Earnings 7,600 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,140 90.8%
 Public transportation 414 5.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 255 3.2%
 Worked at Home 53 0.7%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,495 25%
 High School Graduate 3,563 60%
 Associate's degree 273 5%
 Bachelor's degree 410 7%
 Master's degree 195 3%
 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 4,039 92.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 1.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 298 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71109

ZIP Code 71109 is in the Caddo Parish School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71109.

Shreveport Job Corps Opportunity Center
2815 Lillian St
Shreveport, LA 71109
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Caddo Parish School District
Judson Fundamental Elementary School
3809 Judson St
Shreveport, LA 71109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Lakeshore Elementary School
1807 San Jacinto St
Shreveport, LA 71109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Mooretown Elementary Professional Develop. Center
3913 Powell St
Shreveport, LA 71109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Oak Park Microsociety Elementary School
4941 McDaniel St
Shreveport, LA 71109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Queensborough Elementary School
2701 Catherine St
Shreveport, LA 71109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Midway Professional Development Center
3840 Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Fair Park College Preparatory Academy
3222 Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Caddo Parish School District

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