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ZIP Code 71322

Primary City:Bunkie, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (5:17pm)
Coordinates:30.9, -92.2
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71322

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71322. 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 71322. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71322, 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:
Bunkie, LA
Acceptable:
Eola, Whitehall
Unacceptable:
Whiteville

Stats and Demographics for the 71322 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71322 is located in central 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 71322 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 71322 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,969
Population Density 39 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,075
Median Home Value $79,800
Land Area 178.12 sq mi
Water Area 1.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,611
Median Household Income $30,662

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5245209454
5-9229205434
10-14263253516
15-19284210494
20-24245190435
25-29250211461
30-34233167400
35-39185216401
40-44215210425
45-49253231484
50-54241261502
55-59206251457
60-64200226426
65-69157182339
70-74111157268
75-7979104183
80-846393156
85 Plus3797134

Gender

 Male 3,496 50%
 Female 3,473 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,726 53.5%
 Black Or African American 3,057 43.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.4%
 Asian 27 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 62 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 68 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24316697
25-34168170338
35-44260140400
45-54319198517
55-64401131532
65-7429396389
75-8418552237
85 Plus5942101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,113 43%
 Single Guardian 697 27%
 Singles 689 26%
 Singles With Roommate 112 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,710 65%
 Households with Kids 901 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15547102
2484492
3464490
4474289
5544498
6485199
7474087
8473582
9333568
105459113
115353106
12374885
13474491
147249121
15433376
165446100
177242114
186144105
19544599
20503080

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71322 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 71322 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 71322 real estate data, the median home value of $79,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 71322 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 71322 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71322 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,644 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 259 4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 66 1%
 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 775 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 941 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 895 29%
 Households Vacant 464 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 65 14.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 3.9%
 For Sale Only 32 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 11.4%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 291 62.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 173 18%
 2 Bedroom 323 33%
 3+ Bedroom 481 49%
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 $30,662 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 71322 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, 71322 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 71322 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 1,889 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,270 24%
 No Earnings 2,242 42%
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 1,889 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,270 24%
 No Earnings 2,242 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,492 96.7%
 Public transportation 20 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 0.9%
 Worked at Home 41 1.6%
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 775 33%
 High School Graduate 1,285 55%
 Associate's degree 79 3%
 Bachelor's degree 126 5%
 Master's degree 53 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 952 68.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 410 29.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 2.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71322

ZIP Code 71322 is in the Avoyelles Parish School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71322.

Bunkie Elementary Learning Academy
311 Pershing Ave
Bunkie, LA 71322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Avoyelles Parish School District
Bunkie New Tech High School
435 Evergreen St
Bunkie, LA 71322
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Avoyelles Parish School District
Louisiana School for the Agricultural Sciences
5303 Hwy 115
Bunkie, LA 71322
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Avoyelles Parish School District
St Anthony of Padua School
116 S Knoll Ave
Bunkie, LA 71322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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