Zip Code 71008 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBienville
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bienville
Area Code318
Alternate Zip Code NamesBRYCELAND
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBEAR CREEK
DANVILLE
LIBERTY HILL
LUCKY
Current Population:739
Racial Majority: 76.45%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$27177
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44630
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time57.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range171 - 335 ft.
Area132 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.33687900, -92.95821600

Zip Code 71008 Description

Zip Code 71008 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Shreveport metro area. Zip code 71008 is primarily located in Bienville County. The official US Postal Service name for 71008 is BIENVILLE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 71008 are contained within or border the city limits of Bienville, LA, Lucky, LA, and Bryceland, LA. The area code for zip code 71008 is 318. 71008 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71008 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 71008 decreased to 739 from 855 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71008 is while the majority ethnicity attending 71008 public schools is . % of students in 71008 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 526 76.45% 418 +26%
 Black Or African American 158 22.97% 306 -48%
 Hispanic 3 0.44% 9 -67%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.15% 2 -50%

Zip Code 71008 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 71008 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population739855
Male Population52.10%
Female Population47.90%
Total Households327
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$27177
Income Under $50K Per Year75.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.40%
71008 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$175000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$238822
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 35e - Southern Tertiary Uplands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 71008 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34384551606871706452433653
Avg Max Temp (°F)55616876838993938778675876
Avg Precip (In.)6.245.035.624.895.744.94.163.113.974.55.225.6559.02
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours