Natchitoches, LA 71457 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 71457: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Natchitoches, LA 71457

Acceptable Alternative
Cypress, LA 71457

Not Acceptable, USPS
Hagewood, LA 71457
Irma, LA 71457
Natch, LA 71457
Northwestern, LA 71457
Nsu, LA 71457

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,185
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,276
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,125
  • Parish: Natchitoches Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.787, Longitude -93.128
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 71457 has segments in 2 Parishes (Natchitoches, Winn).

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Natchitoches, LA 71457 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 29,435
Daytime Population: Workers 13,032
Daytime Population: Residents 17,580
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 30,612
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 27,185
Population in Familes 20,675
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,250
Population Density2 108
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $27,580
Average Household Income $49,198
Per Capita Income $20,035


Total Housing Units 12,940 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,726 (44.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,690 (44.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,524 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $148,759
Average Home Value $174,005


Total Households 11,416
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 6,747
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 0.33% 0.26%
Households 0.3% 0.25%
Families -0.03% 0.04%
Median Household Income   2.55%
Per Capita Income   2.11%

Natchitoches, LA 71457 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71457 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 # 43 92nd
Population Density # 207 59th
Diversity Index # 78 85th
Median Household Income # 464 7th
Per Capita Income # 380 24th

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