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ZIP Code 71220

Post Office City:Bastrop, LA (View All Cities)
County: Morehouse Parish
Timezone: Central (4:07am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.8, -91.9
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71220

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 71220. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 71220 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Bastrop, LA
Unacceptable:
Beekman, Dewdrop, Log Cabin, Perryville, Shelton, Upland, Wardville

Stats and Demographics for the 71220 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71220 is located in northern Louisiana and covers a large 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 71220 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71220 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Bastrop, LA households.

Population 23,266
Population Density 63 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,050
Median Home Value $73,800
Land Area 371.59 sq mi
Water Area 6.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,988
Median Household Income $28,600

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58448451,689
5-98498291,678
10-148118341,645
15-198378091,646
20-246627671,429
25-296767741,450
30-346537211,374
35-396046991,303
40-447007421,442
45-497308351,565
50-547899231,712
55-597468531,599
60-646457041,349
65-69446517963
70-74337436773
75-79264425689
80-84214344558
85 Plus135267402

Gender

 Male 10,942 47%
 Female 12,324 53%
Gender

Race

 White 11,575 49.8%
 Black Or African American 11,286 48.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.1%
 Asian 73 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 44 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 242 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2490258348
25-345527071,259
35-448735831,456
45-541,2755611,836
55-641,3614381,799
65-749452151,160
75-84742126868
85 Plus19765262

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,776 42%
 Single Guardian 2,533 28%
 Singles 2,395 27%
 Singles With Roommate 284 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,796 64%
 Households with Kids 3,192 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1172157329
2162175337
3173171344
4154164318
5184164348
6177164341
7164151315
8170170340
9154180334
10171185356
11151162313
12182168350
13168150318
14139169308
15153137290
16174181355
17179188367
18169157326
19162146308
20131171302

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71220 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71220 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 71220 real estate data, the median home value of $73,800 is low 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 71220. Rentals in 71220 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71220 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,844 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 221 0.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 200 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,034 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,001 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,953 29%
 Households Vacant 1,062 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 223 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 94 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 92 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 620 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 125 4%
 1 Bedroom 422 14%
 2 Bedroom 1,081 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,400 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 $28,600 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71220 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71220 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. Most commuters in 71220 can expect to fall in that range. 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 6,770 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,733 15%
 No Earnings 8,639 48%
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 6,770 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,733 15%
 No Earnings 8,639 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,914 95.8%
 Public transportation 9 0.1%
 Taxicab 31 0.4%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 220 2.7%
 Worked at Home 77 0.9%
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. 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 3,597 23.4%
 High School Graduate 9,509 61.8%
 Associate's degree 456 3.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,365 8.9%
 Master's degree 346 2.2%
 Professional school degree 109 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,755 77.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 386 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 722 14.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71220

ZIP Code 71220 is in the following school districts: Morehouse Parish School District and Private. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71220.

Morehouse Magnet School
909 Larche Ln
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Henry V. Adams Elementary School
804 Kammell St
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Morehouse Junior High School
1001 West Madison Ave
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Beekman Junior High School
15190 A. M. Baker Rd
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Cherry Ridge Elementary School
6281 Cherry Ridge Rd
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Oak Hill Elementary School
630 Collinston Rd
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Pine Grove Elementary School
7261 Pine Grove Loop
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
South Side Elementary School
500 South Vine St
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Morehouse Alternative School
1607 Martin Luther King South
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Bastrop High School
402 Highland Ave
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Morehouse Parish School District
Prairie View Academy
9942 Edwin St
Bastrop, LA 71220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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