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ZIP Code 71366

Primary City:Saint Joseph, LA (View All Cities)
County: Tensas Parish
Timezone: Central (3:55am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.9, -91.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71366

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71366. 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 71366. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71366, 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:
Saint Joseph, LA
Unacceptable:
Locust Ridge, Mayflower, Saranac, St Joseph, Wilsona

Stats and Demographics for the 71366 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71366 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 71366 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 71366 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,974
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,265
Median Home Value $66,700
Land Area 163.73 sq mi
Water Area 14.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 807
Median Household Income $28,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male748071633843555142557789685526201617
Female6762714951525744487987101824846332631
Total1411421421128995112959013416419015010372534248

Gender

 Male 940 48%
 Female 1,034 52%
Gender

Race

 White 846 42.9%
 Black Or African American 1,085 55.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32743125164985936
Renter155746573623144
Total1884891822001217340

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 317 39%
 Single Guardian 206 26%
 Singles 258 32%
 Singles With Roommate 26 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 561 70%
 Households with Kids 246 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male161211211618151318221014131218111012127
Female191211813141361613111215201013128612
Total3524222929322819343521262832282422201819

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71366 has an extremely 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 71366 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 71366 real estate data, the median home value of $66,700 is low 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 71366. Rentals in 71366 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71366 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,958 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 16 1%
 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 224 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 331 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 252 20%
 Households Vacant 458 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 6.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.9%
 For Sale Only 12 2.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 309 67.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 21.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 100 41%
 3+ Bedroom 141 59%
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 $28,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71366 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 71366 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 390 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 255 20%
 No Earnings 606 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 390 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 255 20%
 No Earnings 606 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 506 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 5%
 Worked at Home 13 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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 147 26.8%
 High School Graduate 287 52.3%
 Associate's degree 3 0.5%
 Bachelor's degree 82 14.9%
 Master's degree 11 2.0%
 Professional school degree 5 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 14 2.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 228 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 76 24%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71366

ZIP Code 71366 is in the Tensas Parish School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71366.

Tensas Elementary School
Frontage Rd
St. Joseph, LA 71366
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tensas Parish School District
Tensas High School
720 Plank Rd
St. Joseph, LA 71366
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tensas Parish School District
Tensas Academy
418 Highway 128
St. Joseph, LA 71366
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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