Official Zip Code NameBossier City
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code318
Current Population:38456
Racial Majority: 63.37%
Public School Racial Majority:White 52.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.61%
Median Household Income$41705
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59306
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Primary County: Bossier
Elevation Range157 - 180 ft.
Area52 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.57231903, -93.68995667

Zip Code 71111 Description

Zip Code 71111 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Shreveport metro area. Zip code 71111 is primarily located in Bossier County. Portions of 71111 are also located in Caddo County. The official US Postal Service name for 71111 is BOSSIER CITY, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 71111 are contained within or border the city limits of Bossier City, LA, Red Chute, LA, and Shreveport, LA. The area code for zip code 71111 is 318. 71111 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71111 is 6.61% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 71111 increased to 38456 from 31060 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71111 is while the majority ethnicity attending 71111 public schools is White. 46.4% of students in 71111 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 25792 63.37% 24671 +5%
 Black Or African American 11007 27.04% 9749 +13%
 Hispanic 2742 6.74% 2415 +14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 78 0.19% 126 -38%
 Asian 713 1.75% 790 -10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 50 -100%
 Other Race 39 0.03% 39 -67%
 Two Or More Races 616 0.87% 616 -42%

Zip Code 71111 Race/Ethnicity

 White 52.1%
 Black Or African American 35%
 Hispanic 7%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 71111 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3845631060
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households15267
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
46.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
72.7%
Median Household Income$41705
Income Under $50K Per Year56.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.60%
114 US Congressional DistrictLouisiana 4
RepresentativeJohn Fleming
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$258991
Average Real Estate Sale Price$210000
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)6.61%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.72%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.36%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 35g - Red River Bottomlands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 71111 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34384552616972716553433653
Avg Max Temp (°F)56616976839093948878675876
Avg Precip (In.)4.844.344.474.345.024.873.712.713.334.374.974.8451.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Shreveport-Bossier City, LA
CBSA Type71111
CBSA Population394961
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Downtown Riverfront