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ZIP Code 70041

Primary City:Buras, LA (View All Cities)
County: Plaquemines Parish
Timezone: Central (11:43pm)
Coordinates:29.4, -89.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70041

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70041. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 70041. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70041, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Buras, LA
Unacceptable:
Ostrica, Pilottown, Triumph

Stats and Demographics for the 70041 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70041 is located in southeast Louisiana and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70041 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70041 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,381
Population Density 227 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,145
Median Home Value $69,600
Land Area 10.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 882
Median Household Income $47,703

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male89777375878373668111411112869523627114
Female7210089747171506683849494523933211517
Total1611771621491581541231321641982052221219169482621

Gender

 Male 1,256 53%
 Female 1,125 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,550 65.1%
 Black Or African American 346 14.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 2.0%
 Asian 303 12.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 36 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 97 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3082111211181905010
Renter11221716241863
Total411041282272051085613

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 423 48%
 Single Guardian 184 21%
 Singles 226 26%
 Singles With Roommate 49 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 574 65%
 Households with Kids 308 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2217201492415920181711151213231218918
Female151391316192427141622181716101817141510
Total3730292725433936343439293228234129322428

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70041 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70041 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 70041 real estate data, the median home value of $69,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70041. Rentals in 70041 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70041 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,381 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 342 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 423 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 117 10%
 Households Vacant 263 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 4%
 For Sale Only 7 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 131 50%
 For Migrant Workers 22 8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 24 24%
 2 Bedroom 35 36%
 3+ Bedroom 39 40%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $47,703 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70041 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70041 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 70041 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 754 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 358 21%
 No Earnings 628 36%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 754 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 358 21%
 No Earnings 628 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 925 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 72 7%
 Worked at Home 16 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 231 29%
 High School Graduate 448 57%
 Associate's degree 15 2%
 Bachelor's degree 79 10%
 Master's degree 11 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 302 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 32 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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