ZIP Code 71291 - West Monroe Louisiana

ZIP Code 71291 is located in West Monroe Louisiana. Portions of 71291 are also in Claiborne. 71291 is entirely within Ouachita Parish. Regionally, it is located in the Monroe-El Dorado Area.

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ZIP Code 71291 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameWest Monroe
Primary CountyOuachita Parish
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)34,606
Area Code(s)318
Current Time

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71291 Demographics

71291 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Louisiana based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 71291 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 71291 is White. The current unemployment level in 71291 is 5.3%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density586 People per Square Mile
Total Households13,316
Percentage High Income Households2.1%
Median Household Income (2021)$60,575
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$63,160
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)5.3%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 82.68%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 73.39%

71291 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1420.4%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander220.06%

71291 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American90.15%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander20.03%

71291 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,5417.77%
Bachelor Degree4,26721.52%
High School Diploma5,59428.21%
No High School Diploma1410.71%
GED or Alternate1,2936.52%
1 or More Years of College4,06420.49%
Associates Degree9564.82%
Masters Degree1,5477.8%
Professional Degree2571.3%
Doctorate Degree1720.87%

71291 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 71291
RegionMonroe-El Dorado Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaMonroe, LA
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area59 Square Miles

71291 Politics

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71291 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMarch 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion35a - Tertiary Uplands

71291 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34384552616871706452433753
Avg Max Temp (°F)57627077849194948879675977
Avg Precip (In.)5.64.725.694.935.44.463.762.93.354.094.735.3955.04

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