Alexandria, LA 71301 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 71301: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Alexandria, LA 71301

Not Acceptable, USPS
Alex, LA 71301
Anandale, LA 71301
Camp Stafford, LA 71301
Castle Village, LA 71301
Chandler Park, LA 71301
Charles Park, LA 71301
Cherokee Village, LA 71301
Martin Park, LA 71301
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Tanglewood, LA 71301
Timber Trails, LA 71301

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,568
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,553
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 412
  • Parish: Rapides Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.285, Longitude -92.465
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Alexandria, LA 71301 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 22,743
Daytime Population: Workers 23,004
Daytime Population: Residents 14,357
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 37,361
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.64
Population in Households 21,860
Population in Familes 17,128
Population in Group Qrtrs 883
Population Density2 1,604
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $35,086
Average Household Income $55,512
Per Capita Income $21,678


Total Housing Units 9,840 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,839 (39.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,654 (47.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,347 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $123,531
Average Home Value $158,785


Total Households 8,493
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 5,173
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.04% 0.04%
Households -0.16% -0.04%
Families -0.51% -0.26%
Median Household Income   0.06%
Per Capita Income   1.9%

Alexandria, LA 71301 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71301 to the other 499 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 75 85th
Population Density # 57 89th
Diversity Index # 92 82nd
Median Household Income # 379 24th
Per Capita Income # 298 40th

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