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ZIP Code 71292

Primary City:West Monroe, LA (View All Cities)
County: Ouachita Parish
Timezone: Central (4:16pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.4, -92.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71292

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71292. 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 71292. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71292, 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:
West Monroe, LA
Unacceptable:
Bawcomville, Brownsville, Cheniere, Lapine, Luna, Olinkraft, Siegle

Stats and Demographics for the 71292 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71292 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 71292 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 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 71292 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,541
Population Density 143 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,104
Median Home Value $79,700
Land Area 150.83 sq mi
Water Area 8.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,191
Median Household Income $35,491

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male85483175582167267071764672278281562557739531525414182
Female776742766767643720704691682805788698604497413269189113
Total1,6301,5731,5211,5881,3151,3901,4211,3371,4041,5871,6031,3231,181892728523330195

Gender

 Male 10,674 50%
 Female 10,867 50%
Gender

Race

 White 17,772 82.5%
 Black Or African American 3,011 14.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 79 0.4%
 Asian 98 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 280 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 293 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1166309471,3211,203910535134
Renter2606534964432821588617
Total3761,2831,4431,7641,4851,068621151

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,072 50%
 Single Guardian 1,823 22%
 Singles 1,932 24%
 Singles With Roommate 364 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,128 63%
 Households with Kids 3,063 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male180144175174172160167149183141159157153145155158181172155133
Female166142165151140137159143163160142150166148134151173153156115
Total346286340325312297326292346301301307319293289309354325311248

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71292 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71292 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 71292 real estate data, the median home value of $79,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71292 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71292 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71292 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,534 100.0%
 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 7 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,189 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,607 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,395 26%
 Households Vacant 913 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 320 35.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.3%
 For Sale Only 76 8.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 60 6.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 433 47.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 60 3%
 2 Bedroom 841 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,491 62%
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 $35,491 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71292 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, 71292 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 71292 can expect to fall in that range. 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 6,353 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,202 20%
 No Earnings 6,088 39%
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 6,353 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,202 20%
 No Earnings 6,088 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,102 96.7%
 Public transportation 11 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 147 1.8%
 Worked at Home 122 1.5%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,373 21.4%
 High School Graduate 4,208 65.6%
 Associate's degree 239 3.7%
 Bachelor's degree 436 6.8%
 Master's degree 139 2.2%
 Professional school degree 6 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,215 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 288 7.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 480 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71292

ZIP Code 71292 is in the Ouachita Parish School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71292.

Lenwil Elementary School
112 Arrant Rd
West Monroe, LA 71292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ouachita Parish School District
Pinecrest Elementary/Middle School
3604 Hwy 557
West Monroe, LA 71292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ouachita Parish School District
Riser Elementary School
100 Price Dr
West Monroe, LA 71292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ouachita Parish School District
Riser Middle School
100 Price Dr
West Monroe, LA 71292
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ouachita Parish School District
Woodlawn Elementary School
5946 Jonesboro Rd
West Monroe, LA 71292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ouachita Parish School District
Woodlawn Middle School
175 Woodlawn School Rd
West Monroe, LA 71292
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ouachita Parish School District
Riverbend Elementary School
700 Austin Ave
West Monroe, LA 71292
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ouachita Parish School District
West Ouachita High School
4061 Caples Rd
West Monroe, LA 71292
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ouachita Parish School District
Northeast Baptist School
5225 I 20 Service Rd
West Monroe, LA 71292
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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