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ZIP Code 71282

Primary City:Tallulah, LA (View All Cities)
County: Madison Parish
Timezone: Central (3:39am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.3, -91.2
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71282

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71282. 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 71282. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71282, 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:
Tallulah, LA
Acceptable:
Mound
Unacceptable:
Ashley, Englewood, Quimby, Richmond, Thomastown

Stats and Demographics for the 71282 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71282 is located in north Louisiana and covers an extremely 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 71282 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71282 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,070
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,283
Median Home Value $71,700
Land Area 458.16 sq mi
Water Area 26.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,613
Median Household Income $25,155

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male348402379401442515480330288407359331242196123916963
Female396377367381347438361349365409425364279218146140135107
Total744779746782789953841679653816784695521414269231204170

Gender

 Male 5,466 49%
 Female 5,604 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,610 32.6%
 Black Or African American 7,260 65.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.2%
 Asian 26 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 52 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 99 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1215029347053136324089
Renter144340303296206986711
Total156490596766737461307100

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,305 36%
 Single Guardian 1,186 33%
 Singles 998 28%
 Singles With Roommate 124 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,220 61%
 Households with Kids 1,393 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8469666493788268818367807376849087766499
Female77739375757270847676646364100719192695865
Total161142159139168150152152157159131143137176155181179145122164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71282 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71282 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 71282 real estate data, the median home value of $71,700 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 71282. Rentals in 71282 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71282 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,486 85.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,430 12.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 114 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 40 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 941 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,207 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,465 34%
 Households Vacant 670 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 151 22.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.7%
 For Sale Only 21 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 200 29.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 284 42.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 56 3%
 1 Bedroom 269 15%
 2 Bedroom 511 29%
 3+ Bedroom 934 53%
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 $25,155 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71282 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, 71282 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 71282 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,628 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,713 20%
 No Earnings 4,388 50%
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 2,628 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,713 20%
 No Earnings 4,388 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,140 91%
 Public transportation 45 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 211 6%
 Worked at Home 44 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. 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 938 26.4%
 High School Graduate 2,103 59.3%
 Associate's degree 143 4.0%
 Bachelor's degree 280 7.9%
 Master's degree 49 1.4%
 Professional school degree 33 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,883 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 317 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 143 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71282

ZIP Code 71282 is in the Madison Parish School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71282.

Christian Acres Alternative School
200 Loop Rd
Tallulah, LA 71282
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Madison Parish School District
Tallulah Elementary School
1100 Johnson St
Tallulah, LA 71282
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison Parish School District
Wright Elementary School
809 Wyche St
Tallulah, LA 71282
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison Parish School District
Madison Middle School
1234 Madison High Dr
Tallulah, LA 71282
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Madison Parish School District
Madison High School
1234 Madison High Dr
Tallulah, LA 71282
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madison Parish School District
Tallulah Academy/Delta Christian School
700 Wood St
Tallulah, LA 71282
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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