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ZIP Code 71378

Primary City:Wisner, LA (View All Cities)
County: Franklin Parish
Timezone: Central (1:59am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.95, -91.71
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71378

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71378. 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 71378. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71378, 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:
Wisner, LA
Unacceptable:
Elam, Holly Grove

Stats and Demographics for the 71378 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71378 is located in north 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 71378 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71378 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,536
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,211
Median Home Value $50,700
Land Area 49.62 sq mi
Water Area 2.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 996
Median Household Income $25,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male819276766776434185758898646461393022
Female88888891796473508011990100716967573846
Total16918016416714614011691165194178198135133128966868

Gender

 Male 1,178 46%
 Female 1,358 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,552 61.2%
 Black Or African American 959 37.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 13 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1661881361501288726
Renter306547654034149
Total4612613520119016210135

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 418 42%
 Single Guardian 239 24%
 Singles 295 30%
 Singles With Roommate 44 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 684 69%
 Households with Kids 312 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male141817151614211922181981318101325181015
Female1711242218141820181524151915181716241619
Total3129413734283939403343233233283041422634

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71378 has a slightly higher 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 71378 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 71378 real estate data, the median home value of $50,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71378 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71378 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71378 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,438 96.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 90 3.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 299 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 393 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 304 25%
 Households Vacant 215 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 5 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 74 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 72 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 40 13%
 2 Bedroom 131 41%
 3+ Bedroom 146 46%
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 $25,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71378 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 71378 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 505 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 527 26%
 No Earnings 979 49%
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 505 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 527 26%
 No Earnings 979 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 811 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 2%
 Worked at Home 24 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 306 44%
 High School Graduate 318 46%
 Associate's degree 14 2%
 Bachelor's degree 44 6%
 Master's degree 16 2%
 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 457 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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