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ZIP Code 71468

Primary City:Provencal, LA (View All Cities)
County: Natchitoches Parish
Timezone: Central (5:56am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.5, -93.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71468

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71468. 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 71468. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71468, 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:
Provencal, LA
Unacceptable:
Bellwood, Kisatchie

Stats and Demographics for the 71468 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71468 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 71468 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 single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71468 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 868
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 485
Median Home Value $59,700
Land Area 176.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 354
Median Household Income $37,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2326462523232430252734331823151565
Female26333824242925292329253230202715612
Total495984494752495948565965484342301217

Gender

 Male 421 49%
 Female 447 51%
Gender

Race

 White 774 89.2%
 Black Or African American 58 6.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 1.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 21 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner531475654492811
Renter32310139933
Total854576963583114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 196 55%
 Single Guardian 54 15%
 Singles 93 26%
 Singles With Roommate 11 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 235 66%
 Households with Kids 119 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male246448446912988676424
Female9384412827119891654456
Total117148820126132021171791212108710

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71468 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71468 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 71468 real estate data, the median home value of $59,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71468 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71468 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71468 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 868 100%
 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 116 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 165 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 73 15%
 Households Vacant 131 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 40%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 32 34%
 3+ Bedroom 61 66%
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 $37,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71468 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, 71468 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 71468. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 251 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 84 12%
 No Earnings 339 50%
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 251 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 84 12%
 No Earnings 339 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 301 98.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.7%
 Worked at Home 3 1.0%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 86 31%
 High School Graduate 161 58%
 Associate's degree 3 1%
 Bachelor's degree 15 5%
 Master's degree 12 4%
 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 204 89.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 8.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 1.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71468

ZIP Code 71468 is in the Natchitoches Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71468.

Provencal Elementary & Junior High School
132 Cherry St
Provencal, LA 71468
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Natchitoches Parish School District

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