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ZIP Code 71256

Primary City:Lillie, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (1:47pm)
Coordinates:32.95, -92.70
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71256

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71256. 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 71256. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71256, 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:
Lillie, LA
Acceptable:
Junction City

Stats and Demographics for the 71256 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71256 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 71256 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71256 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 688
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 315
Median Home Value $54,000
Land Area 48.13 sq mi
Water Area 2.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 260
Median Household Income $22,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male132541232121151722262920231381181
Female2318302626201221252227241420141469
Total364371494741273847485644373322251410

Gender

 Male 337 49%
 Female 351 51%
Gender

Race

 White 342 49.7%
 Black Or African American 331 48.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32030423837297
Renter13109106321
Total163039524440318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 130 50%
 Single Guardian 70 27%
 Singles 53 20%
 Singles With Roommate 7 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 163 63%
 Households with Kids 97 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male532214776577517456264
Female25365233596555355587
Total78586610101114131210227101171411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71256 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71256 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 71256 real estate data, the median home value of $54,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71256 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71256 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Studio apartments are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71256 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 688 100%
 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 86 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 120 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 54 17%
 Households Vacant 55 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 41 41%
 1 Bedroom 7 7%
 2 Bedroom 12 12%
 3+ Bedroom 41 41%
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 $22,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71256 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, 71256 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 71256 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 176 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 14%
 No Earnings 447 62%
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 176 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 14%
 No Earnings 447 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 243 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 2%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 84 26%
 High School Graduate 180 56%
 Associate's degree 17 5%
 Bachelor's degree 43 13%
 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 119 62%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 73 38%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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