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ZIP Code 70051

Primary City:Garyville, LA (View All Cities)
County: St. John the Baptist Parish
Timezone: Central (4:03pm)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.06, -90.62
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70051

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70051. 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 70051. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70051, 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:
Garyville, LA
Unacceptable:
Mount Airy

Stats and Demographics for the 70051 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70051 is located in south 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 70051 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70051 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,518
Population Density 283 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,021
Median Home Value $155,500
Land Area 8.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 900
Median Household Income $39,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male987783731168862716710010382664129132215
Female108808399989661558810111388705340242827
Total2061571661722141841231261552012161701369469375042

Gender

 Male 1,206 48%
 Female 1,312 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,214 48.2%
 Black Or African American 1,279 50.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 17 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner978109170168884830
Renter244134402723101
Total331191432101951115831

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 396 44%
 Single Guardian 280 31%
 Singles 199 22%
 Singles With Roommate 25 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 552 61%
 Households with Kids 348 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2020132518161415141720161020141711151621
Female1736132519191212182120151017172217222125
Total3756265037352627323840312037313928373746

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70051 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70051 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 70051 real estate data, the median home value of $155,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70051. Rentals in 70051 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70051 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,518 100%
 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 348 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 352 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 200 20%
 Households Vacant 121 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 91 75%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 40 16%
 2 Bedroom 74 29%
 3+ Bedroom 142 55%
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 $39,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70051 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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, 70051 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 70051 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 619 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 271 18%
 No Earnings 628 41%
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 619 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 271 18%
 No Earnings 628 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 666 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 6%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 70 11%
 High School Graduate 482 78%
 Associate's degree 7 1%
 Bachelor's degree 12 2%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 46 7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 43 21%
 Enrolled in Private School 159 77%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70051

ZIP Code 70051 is in the St. John the Baptist Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70051.

St. John Child Development Center
117 Stebbins St
Garyville, LA 70051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. John the Baptist Parish School District
Garyville/Mt. Airy Math & Science Magnet Schl.
240 Hwy 54
Garyville, LA 70051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. John the Baptist Parish School District

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