Forest Hill, LA 71430 ZIP Code Profile

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Forest Hill, LA | Midway, LA

ZIP Code 71430: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Forest Hill, LA 71430

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bennetts Bay, LA 71430
Blue Lake, LA 71430
Bucks Landing, LA 71430
Camp Claiborne, LA 71430
Midway, LA 71430

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: Rapides Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.051, Longitude -92.507
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 71
  • PO Box Addresses: 321
  • Residential Addresses: 719
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 719

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

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  1. 71430 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 71430 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Forest Hill, LA 71430 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,951
Population in Households 2,945
Population in Familes 2,503
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 36
Diversity Index3 70


Median Household Income $39,607
Average Household Income $61,277
Per Capita Income $21,299


Total Housing Units 1,134 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 737 (65.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 285 (25.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 112 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $140,865
Average Home Value $334,125


Total Households 1,022
Average Household Size 2.88
Family Households 745
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.42% 1.05%
Households 1.26% 0.96%
Families 0.99% 0.82%
Median Household Income   1.3%
Per Capita Income   2.44%

Forest Hill, LA 71430 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 71430 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 # 298 40th
Population Density # 333 33rd
Diversity Index # 8 99th
Median Household Income # 285 43rd
Per Capita Income # 309 38th

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