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ZIP Code 71129

Primary City:Shreveport, LA (View All Cities)
County: Caddo Parish
Timezone: Central (12:50am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.4, -93.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71129

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71129. 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 71129. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71129, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 71129 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71129 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 71129 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71129 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,391
Population Density 296 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,186
Median Home Value $127,300
Land Area 45.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,729
Median Household Income $44,738

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5054484514214914954344354094294244113122281361096750
Female4614554394635445805094535155485244833682771811619976
Total9669038908841,0351,075943888924977948894680505317270166126

Gender

 Male 6,255 47%
 Female 7,136 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,037 45.1%
 Black Or African American 6,848 51.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.4%
 Asian 79 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 153 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 214 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6241164575673644326874
Renter3866723964352761005217
Total4481,0831,0411,1911,01254332091

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,140 37%
 Single Guardian 1,473 26%
 Singles 1,801 31%
 Singles With Roommate 315 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,787 66%
 Households with Kids 1,942 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male110113979893102748594106769593818381809780112
Female100909170918881941019193104757687828510210789
Total210203188168184190155179195197169199168157170163165199187201

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71129 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71129 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 71129 real estate data, the median home value of $127,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71129. Rentals in 71129 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71129 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,391 100%
 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 2,335 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,060 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,334 38%
 Households Vacant 457 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 229 50.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Sale Only 55 12.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 3.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 140 30.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 741 34%
 2 Bedroom 895 41%
 3+ Bedroom 548 25%
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 $44,738 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71129 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. More commuters in 71129 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 5,232 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,410 23%
 No Earnings 2,803 27%
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 5,232 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,410 23%
 No Earnings 2,803 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,185 92.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 202 3.0%
 Worked at Home 295 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 374 9.8%
 High School Graduate 2,573 67.4%
 Associate's degree 128 3.4%
 Bachelor's degree 511 13.4%
 Master's degree 67 1.8%
 Professional school degree 151 4.0%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,865 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 290 12.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 127 5.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71129

ZIP Code 71129 is in the Caddo Parish School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71129.

Walnut Hill Elementary/Middle School
9360 Woolworth Rd
Shreveport, LA 71129
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Turner Elementary/6th Grade Academy
5904 West 70th St
Shreveport, LA 71129
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Huntington High School
6801 Rasberry Ln
Shreveport, LA 71129
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Evangel Christian Academy
7425 Broadacres Rd
Shreveport, LA 71129
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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