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ZIP Code 71422

Primary City:Dodson, LA (View All Cities)
County: Winn Parish
Timezone: Central (9:21pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.1, -92.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71422

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71422. 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 71422. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71422, 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:
Dodson, LA
Unacceptable:
Gaars Mill, Gansville, Hudson, Tannehill

Stats and Demographics for the 71422 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71422 is located in northwest 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 71422 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71422 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,542
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 779
Median Home Value $41,500
Land Area 145.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 616
Median Household Income $35,048

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male40415053475356536057626748441923139
Female49275950323142525163615060373423818
Total89681091037984981051111201231171088153462127

Gender

 Male 795 52%
 Female 747 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,361 88.3%
 Black Or African American 154 10.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner95391104117754316
Renter8231623161255
Total1776107127133874821

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 335 54%
 Single Guardian 95 15%
 Singles 163 26%
 Singles With Roommate 23 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 433 70%
 Households with Kids 183 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7101479210146611912128513111611
Female699145765415139616111110995
Total131923211491619102124181828191623202516

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71422 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71422 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 71422 real estate data, the median home value of $41,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71422 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71422 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71422 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,491 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 51 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 199 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 309 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 108 14%
 Households Vacant 163 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 8.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1.8%
 For Sale Only 2 1.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 42.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 71 43.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 1%
 2 Bedroom 35 36%
 3+ Bedroom 61 63%
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 $35,048 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71422 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71422 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. However, that is not the case in 71422. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 432 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 226 18%
 No Earnings 564 46%
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 432 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 226 18%
 No Earnings 564 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 530 99%
 Public transportation 6 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 253 41%
 High School Graduate 327 53%
 Associate's degree 15 2%
 Bachelor's degree 21 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 325 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 1 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71422

ZIP Code 71422 is in the Winn Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71422.

Dodson High School
305 Jones St
Dodson, LA 71422
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Winn Parish School District

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