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ZIP Code 71357

Primary City:Newellton, LA (View All Cities)
County: Tensas Parish
Timezone: Central (5:52am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.0, -91.3
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71357

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71357. 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 71357. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71357, 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:
Newellton, LA
Unacceptable:
Balmoral, Flowers Landing, Lake Bruin, Newlight, Notnac, Somerset, Tensas Bluff, Westwood

Stats and Demographics for the 71357 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71357 is located in north Louisiana and covers a large 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 71357 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 71357 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,149
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,407
Median Home Value $60,300
Land Area 280.03 sq mi
Water Area 12.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 869
Median Household Income $29,306

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male857965856654414446718375674947231515
Female737961816660565759887983676754364330
Total15815812616613211497101105159162158134116101595845

Gender

 Male 1,010 47%
 Female 1,139 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,020 47.5%
 Black Or African American 1,093 50.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1040541171271247534
Renter205453695317193
Total30941071861801419437

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 346 40%
 Single Guardian 248 29%
 Singles 252 29%
 Singles With Roommate 23 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 588 68%
 Households with Kids 281 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male241515121818121219181261415161616241320
Female161518141319181811111681214171718141513
Total4030332631373030302928142629333334382833

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71357 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71357 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 71357 real estate data, the median home value of $60,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71357 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71357 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71357 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,149 100%
 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 229 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 352 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 288 20%
 Households Vacant 538 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 4.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 4 0.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 376 69.9%
 For Migrant Workers 6 1.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 126 23.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 10%
 2 Bedroom 50 16%
 3+ Bedroom 229 74%
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 $29,306 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71357 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. More commuters in 71357 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 698 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 329 18%
 No Earnings 849 45%
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 698 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 329 18%
 No Earnings 849 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 761 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 6%
 Worked at Home 19 2%
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 250 32%
 High School Graduate 463 59%
 Associate's degree 7 1%
 Bachelor's degree 58 7%
 Master's degree 9 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 284 64%
 Enrolled in Private School 78 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 79 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71357

ZIP Code 71357 is in the Tensas Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71357.

Newellton Elementary School
400 Verona
Newellton, LA 71357
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tensas Parish School District

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