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ZIP Code 71253

Post Office City:Kilbourne, LA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: West Carroll Parish
Timezone: Central (6:07am)
Area code: 318 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.9, -91.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71253

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Primary/preferred city:
Kilbourne, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 71253 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71253 is located in northern Louisiana and covers a slightly less 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 71253 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71253 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 255
Population Density 252 people per sq mi
Housing Units 123
Median Home Value $72,500
Land Area 1.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 110
Median Household Income $23,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 44

Under 5111021
85 Plus145


 Male 134 53%
 Female 121 47%


 White 247 96.9%
 Black Or African American 7 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus224

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 53 48%
 Single Guardian 21 19%
 Singles 32 29%
 Singles With Roommate 4 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 76 69%
 Households with Kids 34 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71253 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 71253 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 71253 real estate data, the median home value of $72,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 71253 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71253 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 255 100%
 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 30 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 46 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 34 28%
 Households Vacant 13 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 7 16%
 3+ Bedroom 36 84%
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 $23,750 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 71253 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. More commuters in 71253 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

For more information, see Kilbourne, LA poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 103 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 18%
 No Earnings 70 33%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 103 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 18%
 No Earnings 70 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 111 97%
 Public transportation 3 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 59 33.0%
 High School Graduate 83 46.4%
 Associate's degree 0 0.0%
 Bachelor's degree 17 9.5%
 Master's degree 19 10.6%
 Professional school degree 1 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 107 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 40 27%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71253

ZIP Code 71253 is in the West Carroll Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71253.

Kilbourne High School
229 West La. Avenue
Kilbourne, LA 71253
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: West Carroll Parish School District

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