Zip Code 71268 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameQuitman
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jackson
Secondary County: Bienville
Area Code318
Current Population:2819
Racial Majority:White 88.87%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$35747
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64000
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time29.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range180 - 322 ft.
Area130 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.34574300, -92.75107400

Zip Code 71268 Description

Zip Code 71268 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Monroe metro area. Zip code 71268 is primarily located in Jackson County. Portions of 71268 are also located in Bienville County. The official US Postal Service name for 71268 is QUITMAN, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 71268 are contained within or border the city limits of Quitman, LA, North Hodge, LA, East Hodge, LA, and Hodge, LA. The area code for zip code 71268 is 318. 71268 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71268 is 5.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 71268 decreased to 2819 from 3242 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71268 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 71268 public schools is . % of students in 71268 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2372 88.87% 2424 -2%
 Black Or African American 272 10.19% 336 -19%
 Hispanic 0 0% 31 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 2 0.07% 3 -33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 25 0.86% 25 -8%

Zip Code 71268 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 71268 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population28193242
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households1127
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$35747
Income Under $50K Per Year67.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.40%
71268 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 5Ralph AbrahamRepublican
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$167500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$238657
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.0%
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 71268 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34374451606871706452433652
Avg Max Temp (°F)56616976839093938878675876
Avg Precip (In.)5.934.875.564.925.694.654.133.193.694.3155.6357.57
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Ruston, LA
CBSA Type71268
CBSA Population57874
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours