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ZIP Code 71260

Primary City:Marion, LA (View All Cities)
County: Union Parish
Timezone: Central (12:11am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.9, -92.3
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71260

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71260. 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 71260. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71260, 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:
Marion, LA
Acceptable:
Linville
Unacceptable:
Haile, Litroe, Oakland

Stats and Demographics for the 71260 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71260 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 71260 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71260 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,177
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,792
Median Home Value $74,500
Land Area 282.93 sq mi
Water Area 2.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,314
Median Household Income $43,526

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1089292101104976875791141301101199081382014
Female1108396111100105817311211513112011111172543030
Total218175188212204202149148191229261230230201153925044

Gender

 Male 1,532 48%
 Female 1,645 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,236 70.4%
 Black Or African American 853 26.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 41 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 38 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner249513124023020510224
Renter334934425532126
Total5714416528228523711430

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 658 50%
 Single Guardian 247 19%
 Singles 365 28%
 Singles With Roommate 44 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 937 71%
 Households with Kids 377 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2725211614151922221820261315231616212516
Female262518221725179151818142719192322252222
Total5350393831403631373638404034423938464738

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71260 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71260 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 71260 real estate data, the median home value of $74,500 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 71260. Rentals in 71260 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71260 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,177 100%
 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 436 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 615 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 263 15%
 Households Vacant 478 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 7.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 8 1.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 274 57.3%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 149 31.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 4%
 1 Bedroom 21 9%
 2 Bedroom 90 38%
 3+ Bedroom 114 49%
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 $43,526 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71260 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 71260. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,139 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 463 15%
 No Earnings 1,431 47%
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 1,139 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 463 15%
 No Earnings 1,431 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,322 92%
 Public transportation 35 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 3%
 Worked at Home 42 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 134 9.9%
 High School Graduate 989 73.0%
 Associate's degree 138 10.2%
 Bachelor's degree 85 6.3%
 Master's degree 4 0.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 315 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 126 26%
 Not Enrolled in School 45 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71260

ZIP Code 71260 is in the Union Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71260.

Marion Elementary School
3062 Taylor St
Marion, LA 71260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union Parish School District

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