Zip Code 71238 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEros
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jackson
Secondary County: Ouachita
Area Code318
Current Population:2807
Racial Majority: 95.71%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$37081
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54020
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time34.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range141 - 269 ft.
Area106 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.36652400, -92.38092900

Zip Code 71238 Description

Zip Code 71238 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Monroe metro area. Zip code 71238 is primarily located in Jackson County. Portions of 71238 are also located in Ouachita County. The official US Postal Service name for 71238 is EROS, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 71238 are contained within or border the city limits of Eros, LA, Chatham, LA, . The area code for zip code 71238 is 318. 71238 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71238 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% 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 71238 increased to 2807 from 2383 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71238 is while the majority ethnicity attending 71238 public schools is . % of students in 71238 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3010 95.71% 2570 +17%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 157 -100%
 Hispanic 65 2.07% 36 +81%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 49 1.56% 9 +444%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 27 0.67% 27 -22%

Zip Code 71238 Race/Ethnicity

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 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
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Zip Code 71238 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population28072383
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households1082
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$37081
Income Under $50K Per Year64.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.00%
71238 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 5Ralph AbrahamRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$147500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$88658
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.2%
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 71238 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)33354351596770686251413551
Avg Max Temp (°F)57627077849094948879675977
Avg Precip (In.)5.764.815.74.965.554.543.93.13.494.184.835.5556.36
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Ruston, LA
CBSA Type71238
CBSA Population57874
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours