Zip Code 71447 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLena
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rapides
Secondary County: Natchitoches
Area Code318
Alternate Zip Code NamesCHOPIN
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBURNS TOWN
Current Population:1469
Racial Majority:White 86.32%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$30728
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49180
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time39.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range69 - 240 ft.
Area139 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.42873500, -92.81216900

Zip Code 71447 Description

Zip Code 71447 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Alexandria metro area. Zip code 71447 is primarily located in Rapides County. Portions of 71447 are also located in Natchitoches County. The official US Postal Service name for 71447 is LENA, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 71447 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 71447 is 318. 71447 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71447 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 71447 decreased to 1469 from 1473 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71447 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 71447 public schools is . % of students in 71447 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1123 86.32% 1069 +5%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 183 -100%
 Hispanic 2 0.15% 30 -93%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 8.84% 148 -22%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 1 0.23% 1 +200%
 Two Or More Races 31 4.46% 31 +87%

Zip Code 71447 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
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Zip Code 71447 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population14691473
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households588
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30728
Income Under $50K Per Year80.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.60%
71447 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
Louisiana District 5Ralph AbrahamRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Louisiana Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$154000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$211197
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 35e - Southern Tertiary Uplands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 71447 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)38404855636972716655464055
Avg Max Temp (°F)58637077849093938880696177
Avg Precip (In.)6.064.795.334.785.434.944.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Alexandria, LA
CBSA Type71447
CBSA Population155227
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours