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ZIP Code 71375

Primary City:Waterproof, LA (View All Cities)
County: Tensas Parish
Timezone: Central (9:19pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.81, -91.42
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71375

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71375. 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 71375. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71375, 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:
Waterproof, LA
Unacceptable:
Azucena, Consuella, Cooters Point, Goldman, Helena, Highland, Montecello

Stats and Demographics for the 71375 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71375 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 71375 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71375 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,129
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 685
Median Home Value $45,600
Land Area 132.99 sq mi
Water Area 2.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 496
Median Household Income $22,344

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male38654928172122392531513935331712147
Female293831203526293035443857463129291821
Total6710380485247516960758996816446413228

Gender

 Male 543 48%
 Female 586 52%
Gender

Race

 White 336 29.8%
 Black Or African American 789 69.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner111376381644325
Renter72226404121122
Total83363103122855527

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 124 25%
 Single Guardian 149 30%
 Singles 199 40%
 Singles With Roommate 24 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 359 72%
 Households with Kids 137 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male671166197171613712512778246
Female36957561010108445745404
Total913201113241327262315169171411136410

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71375 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71375 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 71375 real estate data, the median home value of $45,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71375 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71375 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71375 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,129 100%
 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 93 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 232 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 171 25%
 Households Vacant 189 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 8 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 15%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 32%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 78 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 11 6%
 2 Bedroom 109 56%
 3+ Bedroom 73 37%
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 $22,344 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71375 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71375 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. The commute in 71375 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 217 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 234 27%
 No Earnings 422 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 217 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 234 27%
 No Earnings 422 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 347 96.9%
 Public transportation 2 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 1.7%
 Worked at Home 3 0.8%
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 94 36%
 High School Graduate 162 62%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 3 1%
 Professional school degree 4 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 308 91.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 28 8.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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