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ZIP Code 71452

Primary City:Melrose, LA (View All Cities)
County: Natchitoches Parish
Timezone: Central (12:07am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.62, -92.97
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71452

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71452. 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 71452. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71452, 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:
Melrose, LA
Unacceptable:
Montrose

Stats and Demographics for the 71452 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71452 is located in west 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 71452 are primarily black or African American. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71452 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 57
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 59
Median Home Value $59,300
Land Area 11.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 28
Median Household Income $33,571

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male021013111320124210
Female123131111214224012
Total144144222534348222

Gender

 Male 25 44%
 Female 32 56%
Gender

Race

 White 16 28%
 Black Or African American 22 39%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 7%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 4 7%
 Two Or More Races 11 19%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22143431
Renter11100410
Total33243841

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9 32%
 Single Guardian 8 29%
 Singles 11 39%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 23 82%
 Households with Kids 5 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00001000100010000000
Female01000011000120010000
Total01001011100130010000

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71452 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 71452 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 71452 real estate data, the median home value of $59,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71452 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71452 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71452 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 57 100%
 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 12 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 8 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 8 14%
 Households Vacant 31 53%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 52%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 48%
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 5 100%
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 $33,571 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71452 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, 71452 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 71452 can expect to fall in that range. 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 16 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 19%
 No Earnings 14 38%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 16 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 19%
 No Earnings 14 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 5 36%
 High School Graduate 9 64%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 3 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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