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ZIP Code 71229

Primary City:Collinston, LA (View All Cities)
County: Morehouse Parish
Timezone: Central (10:02am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.6, -91.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71229

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71229. 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 71229. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71229, 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:
Collinston, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 71229 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71229 is located in north 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 71229 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71229 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,662
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 642
Median Home Value $59,600
Land Area 58.66 sq mi
Water Area 1.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 577
Median Household Income $45,658

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male294241469010593755083697044302622910
Female504143493735364746545060463825292715
Total7983849512714012912296137119130906851513625

Gender

 Male 934 56%
 Female 728 44%
Gender

Race

 White 1,054 63.4%
 Black Or African American 587 35.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner855749693665311
Renter61915222612138
Total147489118119786619

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 296 51%
 Single Guardian 106 18%
 Singles 152 26%
 Singles With Roommate 23 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 400 69%
 Households with Kids 177 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male97251041081011788769131178
Female51081410812741184812612813105
Total1417101920122215142215121619122121241713

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71229 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71229 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 71229 real estate data, the median home value of $59,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71229 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71229 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71229 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,398 84%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 264 16%
 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 194 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 262 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 121 19%
 Households Vacant 65 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 66%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 17%
 2 Bedroom 36 29%
 3+ Bedroom 68 54%
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 $45,658 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71229 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. In 71229 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 457 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 236 17%
 No Earnings 696 50%
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 457 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 236 17%
 No Earnings 696 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 550 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 2%
 Worked at Home 20 3%
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 182 24%
 High School Graduate 472 63%
 Associate's degree 16 2%
 Bachelor's degree 39 5%
 Master's degree 39 5%
 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 241 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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