Transylvania, LA 71286 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 71286: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Transylvania, LA 71286

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: East Carroll Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.665, Longitude -91.254
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 23
  • PO Box Addresses: 16
  • Residential Addresses: 254
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 254

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

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Transylvania, LA 71286 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,235
Population in Households 690
Population in Familes 562
Population in Group Qrtrs 545
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 56


Median Household Income $31,029
Average Household Income $50,555
Per Capita Income $15,307


Total Housing Units 358 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 211 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 77 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 70 (19.6%)
Median Home Value $52,155
Average Home Value $71,090


Total Households 288
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 194
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.19% -0.08%
Households 0.43% 0.0%
Families 0.19% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.16%
Per Capita Income   0.53%

Transylvania, LA 71286 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71286 to the other 496 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 386 22nd
Population Density # 452 9th
Diversity Index # 82 84th
Median Household Income # 441 11th
Per Capita Income # 469 6th

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