Alexandria, LA 71302 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 71302: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Alexandria, LA 71302

Not Acceptable, USPS
Alex, LA 71302
Willow Glen, LA 71302

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 420
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,645
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 387
  • Parish: Rapides Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.267, Longitude -92.417
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Alexandria, LA 71302 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 15,728
Population in Households 15,548
Population in Familes 12,868
Population in Group Qrtrs 180
Population Density1 231
Diversity Index2 35
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 5,965
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 4,046
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 6,805 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,047 (44.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,918 (42.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 840 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $93,437
Average Home Value $123,392
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $27,309
Average Household Income $41,427
Per Capita Income $16,119
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.47% 0.5%
Households 0.26% 0.37%
Families -0.02% 0.19%
Median Household Income   -0.24%
Per Capita Income   1.03%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Alexandria, LA 71302 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71302 to the other 501 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 112 78th
Population Density1 # 148 71st
Diversity Index2 # 348 31st
Median Household Income # 462 8th
Per Capita Income # 457 9th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.