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ZIP Code 71438

Primary City:Hineston, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (3:21pm)
Coordinates:31.1, -92.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71438

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71438. 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 71438. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71438, 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:
Hineston, LA
Acceptable:
Lacamp, Leander
Unacceptable:
La Camp

Stats and Demographics for the 71438 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71438 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 71438 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71438 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,626
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 715
Median Home Value $73,800
Land Area 86.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 632
Median Household Income $45,781

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7159774630524958465262516144217147
Female62586042556047584159665559272515219
Total133117137888511296116871111281061207146223516

Gender

 Male 807 50%
 Female 819 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,566 96.3%
 Black Or African American 9 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.7%
 Asian 14 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner177789125102743310
Renter1423189201083
Total31100107134122844113

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 387 61%
 Single Guardian 98 16%
 Singles 133 21%
 Singles With Roommate 14 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 391 62%
 Households with Kids 241 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9131613613151411131318132087812115
Female111718861213131413918713514561212
Total2030342112252827252622362033132113182317

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71438 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71438 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 71438 real estate data, the median home value of $73,800 is low 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 71438. Rentals in 71438 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71438 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,626 100%
 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 242 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 285 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 105 15%
 Households Vacant 83 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 9 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 16 100%
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 $45,781 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71438 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 71438 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 476 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 204 19%
 No Earnings 398 37%
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 476 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 204 19%
 No Earnings 398 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 572 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 17 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 102 23.9%
 High School Graduate 254 59.5%
 Associate's degree 50 11.7%
 Bachelor's degree 15 3.5%
 Master's degree 3 0.7%
 Professional school degree 3 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 274 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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