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ZIP Code 71275

Primary City:Simsboro, LA (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln Parish
Timezone: Central (9:54pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.5, -92.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71275

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71275. 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 71275. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71275, 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:
Simsboro, LA
Unacceptable:
Montcalm

Stats and Demographics for the 71275 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71275 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 71275 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71275 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,453
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,158
Median Home Value $68,500
Land Area 101.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 961
Median Household Income $42,670

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
Male806973104831116277798687101795440291510
Female7171888375785689759588103914024373119
Total1511401611871581891181661541811752041709464664629

Gender

 Male 1,239 51%
 Female 1,214 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,472 60.0%
 Black Or African American 838 34.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.7%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 99 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 26 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner247991158184927318
Renter3153634330895
Total551321542012141008223

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 494 51%
 Single Guardian 207 22%
 Singles 227 24%
 Singles With Roommate 33 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 645 67%
 Households with Kids 316 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1516171411161114171510171516162815311419
Female1413141217121413151519242010141319152218
Total2929312628282527323029413526304134463637

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71275 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71275 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 71275 real estate data, the median home value of $68,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71275 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71275 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71275 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,440 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 360 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 359 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 242 21%
 Households Vacant 197 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 9.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 7 3.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 11.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 67 34.0%
 For Migrant Workers 2 1.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 79 40.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 2%
 2 Bedroom 87 24%
 3+ Bedroom 262 73%
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 $42,670 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71275 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71275 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 71275 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 948 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 535 25%
 No Earnings 700 32%
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 948 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 535 25%
 No Earnings 700 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,268 96.4%
 Public transportation 9 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 1.7%
 Worked at Home 16 1.2%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 219 22%
 High School Graduate 582 58%
 Associate's degree 35 4%
 Bachelor's degree 76 8%
 Master's degree 45 5%
 Professional school degree 31 3%
 Doctorate degree 11 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 356 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 9.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 42 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71275

ZIP Code 71275 is in the Lincoln Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71275.

Simsboro High School
1 Tiger Dr
Simsboro, LA 71275
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lincoln Parish School District

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