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ZIP Code 71343

Primary City:Jonesville, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (9:48pm)
Coordinates:31.5, -91.9
ZIP (~23 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 71343

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 71343. 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 71343. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 71343, 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:
Jonesville, LA
Acceptable:
Larto
Unacceptable:
Archie, Book, Lismore, Manifest, Mayna, Parhams, Quaid, Trinity, Utility, Wallace Ridge, Walters

Stats and Demographics for the 71343 ZIP Code

ZIP code 71343 is located in central Louisiana and covers an extremely 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 71343 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 71343 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,678
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,739
Median Home Value $70,200
Land Area 524.54 sq mi
Water Area 45.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,042
Median Household Income $41,734

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5281249530
5-9257263520
10-14270239509
15-19273247520
20-24204199403
25-29218232450
30-34218227445
35-39196226422
40-44196214410
45-49304286590
50-54293293586
55-59279292571
60-64244230474
65-69182185367
70-74144187331
75-79111153264
80-847185156
85 Plus4486130

Gender

 Male 3,785 49%
 Female 3,893 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,526 72.0%
 Black Or African American 2,046 26.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.4%
 Asian 2 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 56 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-246259121
25-34263126389
35-44334103437
45-5455194645
55-6453688624
65-7438660446
75-8425938297
85 Plus76783

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,559 51%
 Single Guardian 615 20%
 Singles 787 26%
 Singles With Roommate 81 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,017 66%
 Households with Kids 1,025 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17050120
2484694
35253105
46148109
55962121
65152103
75348101
84957106
9454489
106741108
116147108
125647103
134755102
14394988
154955104
166943112
175749106
18504999
19485199
20473279

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 71343 has a slightly higher than average 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 71343 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 71343 real estate data, the median home value of $70,200 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 71343. Rentals in 71343 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 71343 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,605 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 73 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 1,046 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,421 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 575 15%
 Households Vacant 697 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 4.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.6%
 For Sale Only 46 6.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 301 43.2%
 For Migrant Workers 13 1.9%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 290 41.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 24 4%
 2 Bedroom 226 37%
 3+ Bedroom 357 59%
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 $41,734 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 71343 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. Most commuters in 71343 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,971 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,497 24%
 No Earnings 2,700 44%
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 1,971 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,497 24%
 No Earnings 2,700 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,639 93.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 99 3.5%
 Worked at Home 88 3.1%
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 744 27.9%
 High School Graduate 1,576 59.0%
 Associate's degree 73 2.7%
 Bachelor's degree 214 8.0%
 Master's degree 24 0.9%
 Professional school degree 33 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,169 75.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 111 7.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 276 17.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 71343

ZIP Code 71343 is in the Catahoula Parish School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 71343.

Central High School
244 Larto Bayou Rd
Jonesville, LA 71343
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Catahoula Parish School District
Jonesville Elementary School
1219 Cora Dr
Jonesville, LA 71343
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Catahoula Parish School District
Jonesville Junior High School
802 East H Johnson St
Jonesville, LA 71343
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Catahoula Parish School District
Block High School
300 Division St
Jonesville, LA 71343
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Catahoula Parish School District
Aspire
180 Creek Bend Rd
Jonesville, LA 71343
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Catahoula Parish School District

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