Zip Code 71473 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSikes
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Winn
Area Code318
Current Population:495
Racial Majority: 98.05%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$32850
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41360
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time35.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range138 - 246 ft.
Area131 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.06745000, -92.43602000

Zip Code 71473 Description

Zip Code 71473 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Monroe metro area. Zip code 71473 is primarily located in Winn County. The official US Postal Service name for 71473 is SIKES, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 71473 are contained within or border the city limits of Sikes, LA, . The area code for zip code 71473 is 318. 71473 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 71473 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.7% 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 71473 decreased to 495 from 520 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71473 is while the majority ethnicity attending 71473 public schools is . % of students in 71473 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 302 98.05% 468 -35%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 22 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 1 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.65% 3 -33%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 1.3% 1 +300%

Zip Code 71473 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 71473 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population495520
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households217
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32850
Income Under $50K Per Year72.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year21.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.90%
71473 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 5Ralph AbrahamRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Louisiana Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$107601
Average Real Estate Sale Price$213359
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 35e - Southern Tertiary Uplands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 71473 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34384552616871696452433753
Avg Max Temp (°F)56626976838993938779675976
Avg Precip (In.)6.194.875.915.315.864.664.213.523.734.275.226.1859.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours