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ZIP Code 71263

Primary City:Oak Grove, LA (View All Cities)
County: West Carroll Parish
Timezone: Central (2:54am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.9, -91.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71263

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71263. 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 71263. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71263, 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:
Oak Grove, LA
Acceptable:
Terry
Unacceptable:
Chickasaw, Concord, Goodwill

Stats and Demographics for the 71263 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71263 is located in north 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 71263 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71263 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,275
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,681
Median Home Value $69,100
Land Area 207.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,279
Median Household Income $33,203

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2873073013081862082372482402812932682421861701237649
Female265300293266177223254264234314305254265250212179104106
Total552607594574363431491512474595598522507436382302180155

Gender

 Male 4,010 48%
 Female 4,265 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,168 86.6%
 Black Or African American 885 10.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.4%
 Asian 25 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 75 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 86 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4825437352048443927098
Renter57175150131108856324
Total105429523651592524333122

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,735 53%
 Single Guardian 595 18%
 Singles 855 26%
 Singles With Roommate 94 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,154 66%
 Households with Kids 1,125 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4875665863625351787373494957587066645035
Female5159595453675268605852546267366954614634
Total99134125112116129105119138131125103111124941391201259669

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71263 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71263 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 71263 real estate data, the median home value of $69,100 is low 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 71263. Rentals in 71263 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71263 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,219 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 51 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,064 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,422 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 793 22%
 Households Vacant 402 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 22 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 209 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 2%
 1 Bedroom 53 6%
 2 Bedroom 406 45%
 3+ Bedroom 433 48%
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 $33,203 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71263 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. More commuters in 71263 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 2,161 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,450 23%
 No Earnings 2,648 42%
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 2,161 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,450 23%
 No Earnings 2,648 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,909 95.7%
 Public transportation 12 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 55 1.8%
 Worked at Home 65 2.1%
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. 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 758 30%
 High School Graduate 1,553 62%
 Associate's degree 21 1%
 Bachelor's degree 126 5%
 Master's degree 41 2%
 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 1,498 89.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 0.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 162 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71263

ZIP Code 71263 is in the West Carroll Parish School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71263.

Oak Grove High School
501 West Main
Oak Grove, LA 71263
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: West Carroll Parish School District
Goodwill Elementary School
1638 Hwy 2
Oak Grove, LA 71263
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Carroll Parish School District
Oak Grove Elementary School
206 Tiger Dr
Oak Grove, LA 71263
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Carroll Parish School District

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