Zip Code 71245 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGrambling
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lincoln
Area Code318
Current Population:4718
Racial Majority: 7.46%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 95.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$22609
Average Adjusted Gross Income$32800
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time13.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range266 - 292 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.52552400, -92.71714900

Zip Code 71245 Description

Zip Code 71245 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Monroe metro area. Zip code 71245 is primarily located in Lincoln County. The official US Postal Service name for 71245 is GRAMBLING, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 71245 are contained within or border the city limits of Grambling, LA, . The area code for zip code 71245 is 318. 71245 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71245 is 5.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 71245 increased to 4718 from 2610 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71245 is while the majority ethnicity attending 71245 public schools is Black. 85.4% of students in 71245 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 353 7.46% 58 +509%
 Black Or African American 4261 89.99% 4565 -7%
 Hispanic 91 1.92% 44 +107%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 12 -100%
 Asian 22 0.46% 23 -4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0.08% 1 +300%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.08% 15 -73%

Zip Code 71245 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.2%
 Black Or African American 95.7%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 71245 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population47182610
Male Population42.50%
Female Population57.50%
Total Households1157
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
85.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$22609
Income Under $50K Per Year79.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.90%
71245 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 5Ralph AbrahamRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$80000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$106500
Current Unemployment Level 5.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
71270 - Ruston
71275 - Simsboro
Grambling, 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 71245 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33374451606770696351423552
Avg Max Temp (°F)55616976839093938778675876
Avg Precip (In.)5.674.815.354.765.524.463.9933.564.154.845.4255.51
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Ruston, LA
CBSA Type71245
CBSA Population57874
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours