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ZIP Code 71220

Primary City:Bastrop, LA (View All Cities)
County: Morehouse Parish
Timezone: Central (2:41am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.8, -91.9
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71220

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71220. 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 71220. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71220, 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:
Bastrop, LA
Unacceptable:
Beekman, Dewdrop, Log Cabin, Perryville, Shelton, Upland, Wardville

Stats and Demographics for the 71220 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71220 is located in north Louisiana and covers a large 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 71220 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71220 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,266
Population Density 63 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,050
Median Home Value $73,800
Land Area 371.59 sq mi
Water Area 6.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,988
Median Household Income $28,600

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male844849811837662676653604700730789746645446337264214135
Female845829834809767774721699742835923853704517436425344267
Total1,6891,6781,6451,6461,4291,4501,3741,3031,4421,5651,7121,5991,349963773689558402

Gender

 Male 10,942 47%
 Female 12,324 53%
Gender

Race

 White 11,575 49.8%
 Black Or African American 11,286 48.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.1%
 Asian 73 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 44 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 242 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner905528731,2751,361945742197
Renter25870758356143821512665
Total3481,2591,4561,8361,7991,160868262

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,776 42%
 Single Guardian 2,533 28%
 Singles 2,395 27%
 Singles With Roommate 284 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,796 64%
 Households with Kids 3,192 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male172162173154184177164170154171151182168139153174179169162131
Female157175171164164164151170180185162168150169137181188157146171
Total329337344318348341315340334356313350318308290355367326308302

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71220 has a slightly less 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71220 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 71220 real estate data, the median home value of $73,800 is low 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 71220. Rentals in 71220 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71220 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,844 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 221 0.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 200 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,034 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,001 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,953 29%
 Households Vacant 1,062 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 223 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 94 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 92 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 620 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 125 4%
 1 Bedroom 422 14%
 2 Bedroom 1,081 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,400 46%
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 $28,600 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71220 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71220 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 71220 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,770 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,733 15%
 No Earnings 8,639 48%
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 6,770 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,733 15%
 No Earnings 8,639 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,914 95.8%
 Public transportation 9 0.1%
 Taxicab 31 0.4%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 220 2.7%
 Worked at Home 77 0.9%
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 1,857 26%
 High School Graduate 4,212 60%
 Associate's degree 122 2%
 Bachelor's degree 549 8%
 Master's degree 201 3%
 Professional school degree 83 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,755 77.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 386 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 722 14.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71220

ZIP Code 71220 is in the Morehouse Parish School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71220.

Morehouse Magnet School
909 Larche Ln
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Henry V. Adams Elementary School
804 Kammell St
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Morehouse Junior High School
1001 West Madison Ave
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Beekman Junior High School
15190 A. M. Baker Rd
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Cherry Ridge Elementary School
6281 Cherry Ridge Rd
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Oak Hill Elementary School
630 Collinston Rd
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Pine Grove Elementary School
7261 Pine Grove Loop
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
South Side Elementary School
500 South Vine St
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Morehouse Alternative School
1607 Martin Luther King South
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Bastrop High School
402 Highland Ave
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Prairie View Academy
9942 Edwin St
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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