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ZIP Code 71238

Primary City:Eros, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:06pm)
Coordinates:32.4, -92.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71238

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71238. 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 71238. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71238, 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:
Eros, LA
Unacceptable:
Cadeville, Okaloosa

Stats and Demographics for the 71238 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71238 is located in northwest Louisiana and covers a slightly higher 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 71238 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71238 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,807
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,222
Median Home Value $118,900
Land Area 109.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,082
Median Household Income $59,643

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male929695877374809410111211598104615335127
Female8393105746596928899104109134886551302418
Total175189200161138170172182200216224232192126104653625

Gender

 Male 1,389 49%
 Female 1,418 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,592 92.3%
 Black Or African American 157 5.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 9 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 13 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 28 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner201041692132261336316
Renter1339222619982
Total331431912392451427118

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 682 63%
 Single Guardian 146 13%
 Singles 216 20%
 Singles With Roommate 38 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 707 65%
 Households with Kids 375 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1217231925161923132215241420231915151517
Female1113161717201418241321192032181420121013
Total2330393642363341373536433452413335272530

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71238 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71238 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 71238 real estate data, the median home value of $118,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71238. Rentals in 71238 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71238 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,807 100%
 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 517 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 427 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 138 11%
 Households Vacant 140 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 10 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 3%
 2 Bedroom 2 3%
 3+ Bedroom 63 94%
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 $59,643 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71238 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. However, that is not the case in 71238. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 895 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 345 18%
 No Earnings 666 35%
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 895 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 345 18%
 No Earnings 666 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,095 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 3%
 Worked at Home 33 3%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 125 14%
 High School Graduate 676 77%
 Associate's degree 11 1%
 Bachelor's degree 62 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 320 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 33 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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