Dry Prong, LA 71423 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 71423: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dry Prong, LA 71423

Acceptable Alternative
Creola, LA 71423

Not Acceptable, USPS
Rock Hill, LA 71423
Williana, LA 71423

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: Grant Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.619, Longitude -92.57
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 71423 has segments in 2 Parishes (Grant, Rapides).

  • Businesses Addresses: 68
  • PO Box Addresses: 145
  • Residential Addresses: 2,012
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,012

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

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Dry Prong, LA 71423 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,376
Daytime Population: Workers 533
Daytime Population: Residents 3,104
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,637
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 5,371
Population in Familes 4,642
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 29
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $44,415
Average Household Income $59,589
Per Capita Income $22,405


Total Housing Units 2,253 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,584 (70.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 434 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 235 (10.4%)
Median Home Value $119,192
Average Home Value $155,114


Total Households 2,018
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 1,503
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 1.16% 0.81%
Households 1.19% 0.86%
Families 0.96% 0.75%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   2.94%

Dry Prong, LA 71423 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71423 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 # 222 56th
Population Density # 353 29th
Diversity Index # 458 8th
Median Household Income # 205 59th
Per Capita Income # 254 49th

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