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71261 is the zip code for

Mer Rouge, LA

Total population
1,684
Housing units
901
Land area
(sq. miles)
126.56
Density
(people per sq. mile)
13.31
Water area
(sq. miles)
1.18

Demographic data for zip code 71261

Gender:

Male
808
Female
876
Median age
Male
47.80
Female
49.40
Gender

Households:

Total households
699
Family households
463
Nonfamily households
236
Average household size
2.29
Average family size
2.81
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
901
Occupied housing units
699
Owner-occupied
495
Renter-occupied
204
Vacant housing units
202
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
104
5 to 9 years
104
10 to 14 years
92
15 to 19 years
79
20 to 24 years
73
25 to 34 years
157
35 to 44 years
142
45 to 54 years
293
55 to 59 years
139
60 to 64 years
128
65 to 74 years
197
75 to 84 years
119
85 years and over
57
Median age
48.60
Age

Race:

White
943
Hispanic or Latino
24
Black or African American
701
Asian
3
American Indian & Alaska Native
4
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
0
Other (One Race)
3
Two or More Races
6
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 71261

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
1,189
Civilian labor force
586
Employed
511
Unemployed
75
Armed Forces
0
Not in labor force
603
Percent Unemployed
12.8%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
501
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
402
Carpooled
28
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
9
Walked
0
Other means
39
Worked at home
23
Mean travel time
17.8 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
511
Management / business / science / arts
169
Service
105
Sales / office
116
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
85
Production / transportation / material moving
36
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
511
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
95
Construction
34
Manufacturing
26
Wholesale trade
14
Retail trade
44
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
0
Information
0
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
96
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
19
Educational services / health care / social assistance
120
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
8
Public administration
42
Other services
13
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
511
Private wage & salary workers
411
Government workers
87
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
13
Unpaid family workers
0
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
626
Less than $10,000
132
$10,000 to $14,999
75
$15,000 to $24,999
71
$25,000 to $34,999
87
$35,000 to $49,999
92
$50,000 to $74,999
102
$75,000 to $99,999
39
$100,000 to $149,999
13
$150,000 to $199,999
12
$200,000 or more
3
Median household income
$30,930
Mean household income
$39,293
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
31.5%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 71261

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Delta Junior High School
7661 Mer Rouge/collinston Road
(318) 647-344336832913.1

Public libraries around Mer Rouge, LA

NameAddress
Richland Parish Library
1410 Louisa Street
Rayville, LA 71269
West Carroll Parish101 Marietta Street
Oak Grove, LA 71263

Universities and Colleges around 71261

NameAddressPhone
MCIO Headstart Program410 Combs Street
Oak Grove, LA 71263
(318) 428-4790

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 71261

NameAddressPhone# of beds
E A Conway Medical Center4864 Jackson Street
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 330-7000174
East Carroll Parish Hospital226 North Hood Street
Lake Providence, LA 71254
(318) 559-244111
Franklin Medical Center2106 Loop Road
Winnsboro, LA 71295
(318) 435-941147
Glenwood Regional Med Center
503 Mcmillan Road
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 329-4200217
Healthsouth Rehab Hospital1401 Ezell Street
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 251-535490
Jackson Parish Hospital165 Beech Springs Road
Jonesboro, LA 71251
(318) 259-443559
Lincoln General Hospital401 East Vaughn Street
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 254-2100128
Madison Parish Hospital900 Johnson Street
Tallulah, LA 71282
(318) 574-237447
Morehouse General Hospital
323 West Walnut Street
Bastrop, LA 71220
(318) 283-360087
North Monroe Hospital
3421 Medical Park Drive
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 388-1946222
Richardson Medical Center254 Hwy 3048 Christian Dr
Rayville, LA 71269
(318) 728-418149
Richland Parish Hospital-Delhi407 Cincinnati Street
Delhi, LA 71232
(318) 878-517142
St Francis Medical Center
309 Jackson Street
Monroe, LA 71201
(318) 327-4000345
St Francis Specialty Hospital

Monroe, LA 71210
(318) 327-426750
Summit Hosp Of Ne Louisiana6198 Cypress Street
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 396-560040
Tri-Ward General Hospital409 First Street
Bernice, LA 71222
(318) 285-906611
Union General Hospital901 James Avenue
Farmerville, LA 71241
(318) 368-975127
West Carroll Memorial Hospital706 Ross Street
Oak Grove, LA 71263
(318) 428-323721

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Louisiana, Pelican State, LA; a state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War

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