Castor, LA 71016 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 71016: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Castor, LA 71016

Not Acceptable, USPS
Roy, LA 71016

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: Bienville Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.187, Longitude -93.133
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 41
  • PO Box Addresses: 123
  • Residential Addresses: 858
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 16
    • Single Family Addresses: 842

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Castor, LA 71016 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,984
Daytime Population: Workers 171
Daytime Population: Residents 1,236
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,407
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 1,984
Population in Familes 1,694
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 13
Diversity Index3 28


Median Household Income $35,806
Average Household Income $51,056
Per Capita Income $19,609


Total Housing Units 977 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 585 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 177 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 215 (22.0%)
Median Home Value $49,409
Average Home Value $78,590


Total Households 762
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 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 0.18% -0.18%
Households 0.26% -0.13%
Families 0.0% -0.29%
Median Household Income   0.36%
Per Capita Income   1.82%

Castor, LA 71016 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71016 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 # 337 33rd
Population Density # 434 13th
Diversity Index # 392 22nd
Median Household Income # 359 28th
Per Capita Income # 400 20th

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