Jena, LA 71342 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 71342: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Jena, LA 71342

Not Acceptable, USPS
Blade, LA 71342
Good Pine, LA 71342
Nebo, LA 71342
Rogers, LA 71342
Routon, LA 71342

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: La Salle Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.643, Longitude -92.098
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 303
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,146
  • Residential Addresses: 2,200
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,200

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

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Jena, LA 71342 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,820
Daytime Population: Workers 3,012
Daytime Population: Residents 4,799
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,811
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 7,391
Population in Familes 6,166
Population in Group Qrtrs 429
Population Density2 48
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $39,752
Average Household Income $56,027
Per Capita Income $21,394


Total Housing Units 3,403 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,226 (65.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 699 (20.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 478 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $101,993
Average Home Value $139,870


Total Households 2,925
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 1,992
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 0.77% 0.57%
Households 0.9% 0.59%
Families 0.66% 0.44%
Median Household Income   0.43%
Per Capita Income   1.75%

Jena, LA 71342 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71342 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 # 187 63rd
Population Density # 293 41st
Diversity Index # 332 33rd
Median Household Income # 278 44th
Per Capita Income # 315 37th

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