Oil City (zip 71061), Louisiana 

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Population

1,686

-1.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

7.4%

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Best Places to Live in Oil City (zip 71061), Louisiana

Mid-sized city - Northwest corner of Louisiana near Texas border. October, April and May are the most pleasant months in the 71061 zip code, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Oil City, LA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
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Downtown renewal
Healthcare
Cons
Economy
Crime rates
Heat and humidity


What Bert Has To Say About Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area

Shreveport is a commercial and cultural center for northwest Louisiana, northeast Texas, and southern Arkansas. In the early 20th century, the area experienced a major oil boom which then declined through the century. Recently a new riverfront entertainment district with nightlife and casinos and a new convention center have revitalized downtown Shreveport.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Louisiana
County: Caddo County
Metro Area: Shreveport-Bossier City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Oil City
Zip Codes: Oil City (zip 71061)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Oil City (zip 71061) is 7.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Oil City (zip 71061) jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Oil City (zip 71061)'s cost of living is 25.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Oil City (zip 71061)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Caddo parish remained moderately Democratic, 52.5% to 45.8%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Oil City (zip 71061)'s population is 1,686 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Oil City (zip 71061) is Real Estate: $73,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.4%.

SCHOOLS
Oil City (zip 71061) public schools spend $11,787 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.1 students per teacher in Oil City (zip 71061). More Education



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Housing Market in Oil City

It's not a good time to buy in Oil City. Home Appreciation is down -0.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Oil City is $73,000.

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