Zip Code 71002 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAshland
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Natchitoches
Area Code318
Current Population:207
Racial Majority: NA%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$25556
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range148 - 213 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.11675700, -93.12675500

Zip Code 71002 Description

Zip Code 71002 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Shreveport metro area. Zip code 71002 is primarily located in Natchitoches County. The official US Postal Service name for 71002 is ASHLAND, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 71002 are contained within or border the city limits of Ashland, LA, . The area code for zip code 71002 is 318. 71002 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71002 is 3.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 71002 increased to 207 from 158 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71002 is while the majority ethnicity attending 71002 public schools is . % of students in 71002 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 0 NA% 0 %
 Black Or African American 0 NA% 0 %
 Hispanic 0 NA% 0 %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 NA% 0 %
 Asian 0 NA% 0 %
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 NA% 0 %
 Other Race 0 NA% 0 %
 Two Or More Races 0 NA% 0 %

Zip Code 71002 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
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Zip Code 71002 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population207158
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households101
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$25556
Income Under $50K Per Year74.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.90%

Average Real Estate Asking Price$101162
Average Real Estate Sale Price$320771
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
71016 - Castor
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Ashland, LA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 35a - Tertiary Uplands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 71002 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34374451606770696351423552
Avg Max Temp (°F)56616976838993938878675876
Avg Precip (In.)5.434.955.194.525.484.524.153.063.494.044.65.4554.9
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Natchitoches, LA
CBSA Type71002
CBSA Population39823
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours