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ZIP Code 71486

Primary City:Zwolle, LA (View All Cities)
County: Sabine Parish
Timezone: Central (3:52pm)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.6, -93.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71486

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71486. 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 71486. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71486, 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:
Zwolle, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 71486 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71486 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 71486 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71486 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,940
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,855
Median Home Value $56,100
Land Area 101.31 sq mi
Water Area 2.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,955
Median Household Income $34,645

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male176207176181122131123100149166170180164135101825030
Female20015218418013216212613912916418816816614093855039
Total37635936036125429324923927833035834833027519416710069

Gender

 Male 2,443 49%
 Female 2,497 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,717 55.0%
 Black Or African American 926 18.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,016 20.6%
 Asian 13 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 37 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 231 4.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3316120631533926916030
Renter629779786135246
Total9525828539340030418436

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 930 48%
 Single Guardian 433 22%
 Singles 511 26%
 Singles With Roommate 81 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,286 66%
 Households with Kids 669 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2244373635423840523841203146393436413124
Female3925335531323329273034434136293338423819
Total6169709166747169796875637282686774836943

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71486 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71486 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 71486 real estate data, the median home value of $56,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71486 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71486 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71486 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,876 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 552 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 961 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 442 15%
 Households Vacant 900 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 63 7.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Sale Only 17 1.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 645 71.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 168 18.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 54 12%
 2 Bedroom 194 42%
 3+ Bedroom 209 46%
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 $34,645 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71486 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. Most commuters in 71486 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,280 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 983 22%
 No Earnings 2,145 49%
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 1,280 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 983 22%
 No Earnings 2,145 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,675 91%
 Public transportation 27 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 99 5%
 Worked at Home 32 2%
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 626 32.7%
 High School Graduate 1,043 54.4%
 Associate's degree 37 1.9%
 Bachelor's degree 137 7.1%
 Master's degree 50 2.6%
 Professional school degree 15 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,151 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 87 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 120 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71486

ZIP Code 71486 is in the Sabine Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71486.

Zwolle Elementary School
743 Championship Dr
Zwolle, LA 71486
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sabine Parish School District
Zwolle High School
649 Championship Dr
Zwolle, LA 71486
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sabine Parish School District

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