Zip Code 71468 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameProvencal
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Natchitoches
Secondary County: Sabine
Area Code318
Current Population:868
Racial Majority: 94.73%
Public School Racial Majority:White 73.3%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$31043
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49150
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time43.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range92 - 318 ft.
Area227 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.47383600, -93.11658100

Zip Code 71468 Description

Zip Code 71468 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Shreveport metro area. Zip code 71468 is primarily located in Natchitoches County. Portions of 71468 are also located in Sabine County. The official US Postal Service name for 71468 is PROVENCAL, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 71468 are contained within or border the city limits of Provencal, LA, . Zip code 71468 is within area code 318 and area code 337. 71468 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71468 is 3.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 71468 decreased to 868 from 900 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71468 is while the majority ethnicity attending 71468 public schools is White. 58.5% of students in 71468 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 863 94.73% 774 +11%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 58 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 5 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 17 1.87% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 20 3.4% 20 +55%

Zip Code 71468 Race/Ethnicity

 White 73.3%
 Black Or African American 24%
 Hispanic 0.6%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.7%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 71468 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population868900
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households354
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
58.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$31043
Income Under $50K Per Year78.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year17.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.80%
71468 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$87000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$280849
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
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 71468 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)36394653626972716553443754
Avg Max Temp (°F)57627077849093938879686077
Avg Precip (In.)5.724.515.184.555.654.713.743.493.414.184.695.8155.64
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Natchitoches, LA
CBSA Type71468
CBSA Population39823
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours