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ZIP Code 71409

Primary City:Boyce, LA (View All Cities)
County: Rapides Parish
Timezone: Central (6:31am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.3, -92.7
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71409

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71409. 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 71409. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71409, 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:
Boyce, LA
Acceptable:
Gardner
Unacceptable:
Alfalfa, Cotile, Hotwells, Mcnutt, Rapides, Wilda

Stats and Demographics for the 71409 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71409 is located in west 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 71409 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71409 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,874
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,031
Median Home Value $118,200
Land Area 134.01 sq mi
Water Area 7.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,703
Median Household Income $46,067

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male202212203266192220180183245273325246209182137962933
Female1781892282161912121741842543082862572181941421125543
Total3804014314823834323543674995816115034273762792088476

Gender

 Male 3,433 50%
 Female 3,441 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,282 76.8%
 Black Or African American 1,334 19.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 71 1.0%
 Asian 28 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 48 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 111 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3416832952245735517648
Renter5314610312085702512
Total8731443264254242520160

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,428 53%
 Single Guardian 505 19%
 Singles 651 24%
 Singles With Roommate 119 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,822 67%
 Households with Kids 881 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3841474146343550474235354546604959633541
Female3729363742352947364155523644414440444727
Total757083788869649783839087819010193991078268

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71409 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71409 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 71409 real estate data, the median home value of $118,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71409. Rentals in 71409 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71409 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,675 97%
 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 199 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,148 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 941 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 614 20%
 Households Vacant 328 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 57 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Sale Only 20 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 94 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 142 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 129 24.4%
 2 Bedroom 192 36.3%
 3+ Bedroom 204 38.6%
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 $46,067 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71409 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. Most commuters in 71409 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 2,181 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 996 18%
 No Earnings 2,331 42%
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 2,181 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 996 18%
 No Earnings 2,331 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,536 93%
 Public transportation 85 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 42 2%
 Worked at Home 58 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 430 16.8%
 High School Graduate 1,772 69.4%
 Associate's degree 65 2.5%
 Bachelor's degree 232 9.1%
 Master's degree 20 0.8%
 Professional school degree 29 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 971 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 257 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 67 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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