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ZIP Code 71446

Primary City:Leesville, LA (View All Cities)
County: Vernon Parish
Timezone: Central (7:06pm)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.1, -93.2
ZIP (~23 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71446

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71446. 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 71446. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71446, 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:
Leesville, LA
Acceptable:
Hicks
Unacceptable:
Coopers, Hawthorne, Pickering, Sandy Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 71446 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71446 is located in west Louisiana and covers an extremely large 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 71446 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71446 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,762
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,364
Median Home Value $94,100
Land Area 594.94 sq mi
Water Area 6.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,300
Median Household Income $48,170

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8207587937988881,01982876576279175864259743131623314276
Female798770700743884903727741690776814693623500369256199159
Total1,6181,5281,4931,5411,7721,9221,5551,5061,4521,5671,5721,3351,220931685489341235

Gender

 Male 11,417 50%
 Female 11,345 50%
Gender

Race

 White 16,807 73.8%
 Black Or African American 3,911 17.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 299 1.3%
 Asian 433 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 113 0.5%
 Other Race 396 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 803 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1276049321,2331,161883515138
Renter5791,1587325853621878024
Total7061,7621,6641,8181,5231,070595162

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,426 48%
 Single Guardian 1,631 18%
 Singles 2,769 30%
 Singles With Roommate 474 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,195 67%
 Households with Kids 3,105 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male170171156151171143128163153139170167168149155171169159144140
Female158172155134156163139146166154141140136129150157144127165155
Total328343311285327306267309319293311307304278305328313286309295

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71446 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71446 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 71446 real estate data, the median home value of $94,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71446. Rentals in 71446 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71446 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,532 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 94 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 94 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,858 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,735 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,707 36%
 Households Vacant 1,064 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 231 21.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1.2%
 For Sale Only 88 8.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 54 5.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 190 17.9%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 485 45.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 51 1%
 1 Bedroom 551 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,391 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,552 44%
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 $48,170 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71446 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71446 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. More commuters in 71446 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 8,357 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,206 17%
 No Earnings 6,788 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 8,357 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,206 17%
 No Earnings 6,788 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,545 95.2%
 Public transportation 19 0.2%
 Taxicab 28 0.3%
 Motorcycle 35 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 269 2.7%
 Worked at Home 128 1.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,065 14.0%
 High School Graduate 4,617 60.7%
 Associate's degree 400 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,072 14.1%
 Master's degree 310 4.1%
 Professional school degree 102 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 36 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,651 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 305 6.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 569 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71446

ZIP Code 71446 is in the Vernon Parish School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71446.

Hicks High School
1296 Hicks School Rd
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Vernon Parish School District
Gates School
15112 Lake Charles Hwy
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Vernon Parish School District
Leesville Residential-Employment Services Center
401 Nolan Trace
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Special School District
East Leesville Elementary School
203 Belview Rd
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vernon Parish School District
Pickering Elementary School
116 Lebleu Rd
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vernon Parish School District
Vernon Middle School
1410 Nona St
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Vernon Parish School District
West Leesville Elementary School
1200 Abe Allen Memorial Dr
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vernon Parish School District
Vernon Parish Optional Program
1100 Abe Allen Memorial Dr
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vernon Parish School District
Leesville High School
502 Berry Ave
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vernon Parish School District
Leesville Junior High School
480 Berry Ave
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Vernon Parish School District
Pickering High School
180 Lebleu Rd
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vernon Parish School District
Faith Training Christian Academy
603 E Mechanic St
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
First Assembly Christian Academy
1201 S 9th St
Leesville, LA 71446
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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