ZIP Code 71327 - Cottonport Map and Data

Map of ZIP Code 71327 Border

Official Zip Code NameCottonport
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Avoyelles
Area Code318
Current Population:5454
Racial Majority: 56.78%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 63.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$25485
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48160
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time31.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range43 - 62 ft.
Area48 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.98035700, -92.04665400

Zip Code 71327 Profile

ZIP Code 71327 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Alexandria metro area. ZIP code 71327 is primarily located in Avoyelles County. The official US Postal Service name for 71327 is COTTONPORT, Louisiana. Portions of ZIP code 71327 are contained within or border the city limits of Cottonport, LA, Plaucheville, LA, Evergreen, LA, and Moreauville, LA. The area code for ZIP code 71327 is 318. 71327 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71327 is 3.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 71327 decreased to 5454 from 5831 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71327 is while the majority ethnicity attending 71327 public schools is Black. 95.6% of students in 71327 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3356 56.78% 2798 +20%
 Black Or African American 2295 38.83% 2503 -8%
 Hispanic 112 1.89% 66 +70%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.25% 29 -48%
 Asian 0 0% 12 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.51% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 41 1.74% 41 +151%

Zip Code 71327 Race/Ethnicity

 White 33.5%
 Black Or African American 63.4%
 Hispanic 0.6%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 71327 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population54545831
Male Population60.60%
Female Population39.40%
Total Households1437
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$25485
Income Under $50K Per Year76.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.50%
71327 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 5Ralph AbrahamRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$237800
Average Real Estate Sale Price$139790
Current Unemployment Level 3.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73m - Southern Backswamps
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 71327 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)38414955647072716655474056
Avg Max Temp (°F)58637077849092928880696177
Avg Precip (In.)6.524.845.695.355.854.974.34.024.314.125.576.1261.66
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours