Alexandria, LA 71303 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 71303: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Alexandria, LA 71303

Not Acceptable, USPS
Alex, LA 71303
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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,023
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,726
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,758
  • Parish: Rapides Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.301, Longitude -92.503
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Alexandria, LA 71303 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 22,334
Daytime Population: Workers 10,472
Daytime Population: Residents 12,868
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 23,340
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 21,098
Population in Familes 16,935
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,236
Population Density2 493
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $55,076
Average Household Income $77,780
Per Capita Income $32,207


Total Housing Units 9,378 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,964 (52.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,786 (40.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 628 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $184,868
Average Home Value $220,956


Total Households 8,750
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 5,547
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 1.09% 0.83%
Households 0.96% 0.75%
Families 0.66% 0.56%
Median Household Income   1.79%
Per Capita Income   2.03%

Alexandria, LA 71303 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71303 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 # 76 85th
Population Density # 106 79th
Diversity Index # 122 76th
Median Household Income # 89 82nd
Per Capita Income # 44 91st

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