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ZIP Code 71346

Primary City:Lecompte, LA (View All Cities)
County: Rapides Parish
Timezone: Central (10:06pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.1, -92.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71346

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71346. 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 71346. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71346, 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:
Lecompte, LA
Unacceptable:
Chambers, Chickama, Lamourie, Latanier, Meeker

Stats and Demographics for the 71346 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71346 is located in west 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 71346 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71346 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,040
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,346
Median Home Value $112,200
Land Area 82.31 sq mi
Water Area 1.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,160
Median Household Income $38,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1091171181247895707886108126105767055391716
Female10392117134748473109761161091021138260503425
Total212209235258152179143187162224235207189152115895141

Gender

 Male 1,487 49%
 Female 1,553 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,843 60.6%
 Black Or African American 1,096 36.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.5%
 Asian 17 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 44 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 26 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13771221911801459322
Renter226157626725167
Total3513817925324717010929

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 554 48%
 Single Guardian 253 22%
 Singles 320 28%
 Singles With Roommate 33 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 778 67%
 Households with Kids 382 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1522222327281425232621172727212935241515
Female1720191713231627132721271527343427251413
Total3242414040513052365342444254556362492928

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71346 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71346 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 71346 real estate data, the median home value of $112,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71346 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71346 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71346 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,940 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 92 3.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 405 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 438 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 317 24%
 Households Vacant 186 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 11.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 11 5.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 7.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 17.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 106 57.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 4%
 2 Bedroom 117 46%
 3+ Bedroom 126 50%
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 $38,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71346 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 71346 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 909 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 358 17%
 No Earnings 779 38%
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 909 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 358 17%
 No Earnings 779 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 999 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 42 4%
 Worked at Home 32 3%
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 187 21%
 High School Graduate 630 70%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 43 5%
 Master's degree 46 5%
 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 625 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71346

ZIP Code 71346 is in the Rapides Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71346.

Carter C. Raymond Elementary School
2510 St Charles
Lecompte, LA 71346
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rapides Parish School District
Rapides High School
9463 Hwy 71 South
Lecompte, LA 71346
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rapides Parish School District

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