Total Population412
Male Share of the Population49%
Female Share of the Population51%
Senior Citizens20.6%
Employed Population 16+167
Age of the Population42


% of people married53.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.1%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0


Median Family Income$44,375
% Above Poverty Level82.5%
% Below Poverty Level17.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home5.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.4%
% Using Public Transportation%


People Living Alone29.9%
Median Gross Rent$359
Median House Value$70,800


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)35%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Converse Almanac

Nearest Medium City 50 miles S of Bossier City, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City171 miles NE of Houston, Texas
Standard Zip Codes71419
Phone Area Codes318
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.

Converse Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Distance2.2 miles
Jan Temp35 to 57 F
Apr Temp52 to 76 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 79 F
Annual Precip51.2 inches
Distance20.5 miles
Jan Temp35 to 57 F
Apr Temp52 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 94 F
Oct Temp52 to 79 F
Annual Precip49.3 inches
Distance42.3 miles
Jan Temp33 to 56 F
Apr Temp50 to 76 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 78 F
Annual Precip54.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Converse, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Benson (71419)

Hatcher (71419)

Houston Spur (71419)

Mitchell (71419)

Sardis (71419)

Union Springs (71419)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Pleasant Hill704$53,125

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Student/teacher ratio: 15.4

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