ZIP Code 71322 - Bunkie Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameBunkie
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Avoyelles
Secondary County: Saint Landry
Area Code318
Alternate Zip Code NamesEOLA
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesWHITEVILLE
Current Population:6969
Racial Majority: 51.73%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 69%
Unemployment Rate:4.1%
Median Household Income$24048
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54170
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time32.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range30 - 62 ft.
Area198 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.86931000, -92.15150900

Zip Code 71322 Profile

ZIP Code 71322 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Alexandria metro area. ZIP code 71322 is primarily located in Avoyelles County. Portions of 71322 are also located in Saint Landry County. The official US Postal Service name for 71322 is BUNKIE, Louisiana. Portions of ZIP code 71322 are contained within or border the city limits of Bunkie, LA, Cheneyville, LA, . ZIP code 71322 is within area code 318 and area code 337. 71322 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71322 is 4.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 71322 decreased to 6969 from 7593 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71322 is while the majority ethnicity attending 71322 public schools is Black. 89.2% of students in 71322 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3638 51.73% 3642 +-0%
 Black Or African American 3284 46.7% 3046 +8%
 Hispanic 82 1.17% 169 -51%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.4% 26 +8%
 Asian 0 0% 27 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 58 0% 58 -100%

Zip Code 71322 Race/Ethnicity

 White 27.5%
 Black Or African American 69%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 71322 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population69697593
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households2611
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$24048
Income Under $50K Per Year75.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.70%
71322 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 5Ralph AbrahamRepublican
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$150500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$115000
Current Unemployment Level 4.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 35g - Red River Bottomlands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 71322 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)39424955647072716655474056
Avg Max Temp (°F)58637077849092928880696177
Avg Precip (In.)6.554.765.775.466.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours