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ZIP Code 71341

Primary City:Hessmer, LA (View All Cities)
County: Avoyelles Parish
Timezone: Central (2:29pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.06, -92.17
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71341

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71341. 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 71341. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71341, 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:
Hessmer, LA
Unacceptable:
New Belledeau

Stats and Demographics for the 71341 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71341 is located in central 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 71341 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71341 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,069
Population Density 119 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,362
Median Home Value $112,500
Land Area 25.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,236
Median Household Income $35,426

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male123111931327910392871241099793756562342817
Female10396897612191918711011395105909172393838
Total226207182208200194183174234222192198165156134736655

Gender

 Male 1,524 50%
 Female 1,545 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,749 89.6%
 Black Or African American 213 6.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.8%
 Asian 13 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 53 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner341301831931631396119
Renter396045505445192
Total731902282432171848021

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 633 51%
 Single Guardian 212 17%
 Singles 326 26%
 Singles With Roommate 65 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 806 65%
 Households with Kids 430 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2519292319262617231719211620332424213017
Female1312332222171822172516162012171621111121
Total3831624541434439404235373632504045324138

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71341 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71341 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 71341 real estate data, the median home value of $112,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71341. Rentals in 71341 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71341 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,995 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 69 2.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 479 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 443 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 314 23%
 Households Vacant 126 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 8 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 8%
 For Migrant Workers 4 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 1%
 1 Bedroom 34 14%
 2 Bedroom 119 49%
 3+ Bedroom 88 36%
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 $35,426 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71341 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 71341 can expect to fall in that range. 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 738 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 462 20%
 No Earnings 1,091 48%
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 738 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 462 20%
 No Earnings 1,091 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 902 88%
 Public transportation 13 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 4%
 Worked at Home 75 7%
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 263 29%
 High School Graduate 572 62%
 Associate's degree 10 1%
 Bachelor's degree 11 1%
 Master's degree 66 7%
 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 403 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 86 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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