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ZIP Code 71479

Primary City:Tullos, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (9:21pm)
Coordinates:31.85, -92.36
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71479

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71479. 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 71479. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71479, 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:
Tullos, LA
Unacceptable:
Flat Creek

Stats and Demographics for the 71479 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71479 is located in northwest 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 71479 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 71479 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 738
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 387
Median Home Value $60,700
Land Area 94.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 292
Median Household Income $41,389

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2326312418132422262323302627201241
Female212621241721162324273032202815497
Total44525248353440455050536246553516138

Gender

 Male 373 51%
 Female 365 49%
Gender

Race

 White 713 96.6%
 Black Or African American 3 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 1.8%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22539455447224
Renter31211118522
Total53750566252246

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 164 56%
 Single Guardian 50 17%
 Singles 67 23%
 Singles With Roommate 11 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 197 67%
 Households with Kids 95 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male27184465776666728616
Female25533775443437775147
Total41261171113101111910913149137513

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71479 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71479 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 71479 real estate data, the median home value of $60,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71479 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71479 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71479 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 738 100%
 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 104 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 134 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 54 14%
 Households Vacant 95 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 33%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 3%
 2 Bedroom 7 21%
 3+ Bedroom 25 76%
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 $41,389 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71479 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 71479 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 228 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 104 17%
 No Earnings 284 46%
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 228 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 104 17%
 No Earnings 284 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 273 94.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.7%
 Worked at Home 12 4.2%
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. 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 41 16%
 High School Graduate 181 69%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 37 14%
 Master's degree 4 2%
 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 80 87.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 8.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 3.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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