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ZIP Code 71340

Primary City:Harrisonburg, LA (View All Cities)
County: Catahoula Parish
Timezone: Central (12:12am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.8, -91.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71340

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71340. 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 71340. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71340, 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:
Harrisonburg, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 71340 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71340 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 71340 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71340 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,710
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 526
Median Home Value $59,700
Land Area 115.40 sq mi
Water Area 5.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 388
Median Household Income $30,560

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2633366117322316211310993754426141812118
Female20332938212832203231423432171728109
Total4666659919425119413314112411778583135402117

Gender

 Male 1,237 72%
 Female 473 28%
Gender

Race

 White 1,025 59.9%
 Black Or African American 665 38.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner835475862423611
Renter813141918773
Total1648617780494314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 198 51%
 Single Guardian 63 16%
 Singles 119 31%
 Singles With Roommate 8 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 265 68%
 Households with Kids 123 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male51025489486911554510182422
Female5533672711103112310451185
Total10155810151111191612227814915293227

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71340 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71340 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 71340 real estate data, the median home value of $59,700 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 71340. Rentals in 71340 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71340 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 917 54%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 793 46%
 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 125 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 174 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 89 17%
 Households Vacant 138 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 5.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 4 2.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 64 46.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 42.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 35 32%
 2 Bedroom 14 13%
 3+ Bedroom 59 55%
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 $30,560 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71340 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, 71340 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. However, that is not the case in 71340. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 218 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 342 23%
 No Earnings 909 62%
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 218 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 342 23%
 No Earnings 909 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 298 93%
 Public transportation 11 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 3%
 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 418 51.9%
 High School Graduate 349 43.3%
 Associate's degree 2 0.2%
 Bachelor's degree 26 3.2%
 Master's degree 11 1.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 129 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71340

ZIP Code 71340 is in the Catahoula Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71340.

Harrisonburg High School
505 Bushley St
Harrisonburg, LA 71340
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Catahoula Parish School District
Harrisonburg Elementary School
505 Bushley St
Harrisonburg, LA 71340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Catahoula Parish School District

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