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ZIP Code 71118

Primary City:Shreveport, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Hyde Park/Brookwood/Southern Hills
County: Caddo
Timezone: Central (1:06am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.39, -93.81
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71118

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71118. 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 71118. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71118, 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:
Shreveport, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 71118 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71118 is located in northwest Louisiana and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 71118 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 71118 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,761
Population Density 1,875 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,598
Median Home Value $135,000
Land Area 13.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,076
Median Household Income $48,041

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58608191,679
5-98688581,726
10-148448661,710
15-197507871,537
20-247768831,659
25-298661,0001,866
30-348199681,787
35-397389091,647
40-446767901,466
45-497078451,552
50-547188141,532
55-596307981,428
60-645886961,284
65-694435801,023
70-74369521890
75-79313466779
80-84224409633
85 Plus160403563

Gender

 Male 11,349 46%
 Female 13,412 54%
Gender

Race

 White 14,542 58.7%
 Black Or African American 9,070 36.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 127 0.5%
 Asian 410 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 222 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 378 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2487513600
25-348721,0791,951
35-441,0626931,755
45-541,2575441,801
55-641,2543571,611
65-749392351,174
75-84701178879
85 Plus194111305

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,422 44%
 Single Guardian 2,338 23%
 Singles 2,842 28%
 Singles With Roommate 474 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,523 65%
 Households with Kids 3,553 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1164148312
2192183375
3181184365
4150164314
5175177352
6175171346
7176163339
8191189380
9151158309
10162185347
11165196361
12174173347
13177154331
14166158324
15153171324
16158158316
17171168339
18150145295
19118145263
20145160305

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71118 has a small 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 71118 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 71118 real estate data, the median home value of $135,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 71118. Rentals in 71118 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71118 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,246 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 509 2.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,644 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,722 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,710 35%
 Households Vacant 522 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 201 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Sale Only 96 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 6%
 For Migrant Workers 27 5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 127 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 94 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,324 37%
 2 Bedroom 1,408 39%
 3+ Bedroom 798 22%
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 $48,041 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71118 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 71118 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,205 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,131 20%
 No Earnings 7,012 34%
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 9,205 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,131 20%
 No Earnings 7,012 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,814 96.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 31 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 153 1.2%
 Worked at Home 256 2.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 705 10%
 High School Graduate 4,539 62%
 Associate's degree 542 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,084 15%
 Master's degree 197 3%
 Professional school degree 133 2%
 Doctorate degree 72 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,211 75.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 698 12.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 665 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71118

ZIP Code 71118 is in the Caddo Parish School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71118.

Forest Hill Elementary School
2005 Francais Dr
Shreveport, LA 71118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Ridgewood Middle School
2001 Ridgewood Dr
Shreveport, LA 71118
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Southern Hills Elementary School
9075 Kingston Rd
Shreveport, LA 71118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Summerfield Elementary School
3131 Ardis Taylor Dr
Shreveport, LA 71118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Summer Grove Elementary School
2955 Bert Kouns Industrial Loo
Shreveport, LA 71118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Southwood High School
9000 Walker Rd
Shreveport, LA 71118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Caddo Parish School District
Word of God Academy
2820 Summer Grove Dr
Shreveport, LA 71118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Colquitt Christian Academy & Preschool
3233 Colquitt Rd
Shreveport, LA 71118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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