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ZIP Code 71326

Primary City:Clayton, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (2:17pm)
Coordinates:31.8, -91.6
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71326

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71326. 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 71326. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71326, 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:
Clayton, LA
Unacceptable:
Clayton Junction, Foules, Junks, Red Gum

Stats and Demographics for the 71326 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71326 is located in north Louisiana and covers a slightly less 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 71326 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71326 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,164
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 559
Median Home Value $44,300
Land Area 80.40 sq mi
Water Area 1.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 439
Median Household Income $30,538

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5335414737263523224640354433119122
Female434549422345373140394048343721141015
Total968090896071725462858083787032232217

Gender

 Male 551 47%
 Female 613 53%
Gender

Race

 White 552 47.4%
 Black Or African American 598 51.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner33135727859299
Renter6331621251273
Total9645193103713612

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 172 39%
 Single Guardian 129 29%
 Singles 121 28%
 Singles With Roommate 17 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 287 65%
 Households with Kids 152 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1391395107851261166910121068
Female69111012913569581512107106910
Total1918241917192013112111192118191722161518

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71326 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71326 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 71326 real estate data, the median home value of $44,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71326 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71326 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71326 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,164 100%
 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 128 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 188 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 123 22%
 Households Vacant 120 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 7 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 42%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 2%
 2 Bedroom 77 54%
 3+ Bedroom 63 44%
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 $30,538 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71326 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, 71326 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 71326 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 214 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 198 23%
 No Earnings 432 51%
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 214 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 198 23%
 No Earnings 432 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 308 90%
 Public transportation 11 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 7%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 124 34%
 High School Graduate 228 62%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 13 4%
 Master's degree 4 1%
 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 267 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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