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ZIP Code 71456

Primary City:Natchez, LA (View All Cities)
County: Natchitoches Parish
Timezone: Central (8:09pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.61, -92.97
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71456

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71456. 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 71456. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71456, 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:
Natchez, LA
Unacceptable:
Cane River

Stats and Demographics for the 71456 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71456 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 71456 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71456 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,223
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 739
Median Home Value $107,900
Land Area 37.09 sq mi
Water Area 1.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 515
Median Household Income $34,200

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male40415250363420223451414454333015158
Female352927413031272647364661543322222412
Total75707991666547488187871051086652373920

Gender

 Male 620 51%
 Female 603 49%
Gender

Race

 White 378 31%
 Black Or African American 745 61%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 40 3%
 Two Or More Races 38 3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4214680107635211
Renter19342019151293
Total23556699122756114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 239 46%
 Single Guardian 111 22%
 Singles 149 29%
 Singles With Roommate 16 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 354 69%
 Households with Kids 161 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1010579710691310881315999810
Female6778188752577661288711
Total1617121510151813141515151519212117171521

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71456 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71456 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 71456 real estate data, the median home value of $107,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71456. Rentals in 71456 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71456 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,217 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 166 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 218 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 131 18%
 Households Vacant 224 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 38 17.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 3.6%
 For Sale Only 3 1.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 123 54.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 22.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 6%
 1 Bedroom 2 2%
 2 Bedroom 50 44%
 3+ Bedroom 55 48%
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 $34,200 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71456 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 71456 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 292 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 131 17%
 No Earnings 336 44%
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 292 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 131 17%
 No Earnings 336 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 367 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 1%
 Worked at Home 10 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. 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 70 24.6%
 High School Graduate 147 51.6%
 Associate's degree 8 2.8%
 Bachelor's degree 13 4.6%
 Master's degree 27 9.5%
 Professional school degree 1 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 19 6.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 104 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 54 34%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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