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ZIP Code 70062

Primary City:Kenner, LA (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson Parish
Timezone: Central (11:49pm)
Area code: 504 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.99, -90.25
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70062

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70062. 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 70062. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70062, 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:
Kenner, LA
Unacceptable:
Beachview, Green Lawn Terrace

Stats and Demographics for the 70062 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70062 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70062 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70062 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,095
Population Density 2,416 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,914
Median Home Value $140,300
Land Area 7.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,252
Median Household Income $34,778

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male610574594585623663570526521593630485394309202147120107
Female675553564597621615579504523653598552435366294259227227
Total1,2851,1271,1581,1821,2441,2781,1491,0301,0441,2461,2281,037829675496406347334

Gender

 Male 8,253 48%
 Female 8,842 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,891 46.2%
 Black Or African American 7,404 43.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 0.5%
 Asian 165 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 1,207 7.1%
 Two Or More Races 346 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner40265431725707533355125
Renter19569761062341725917793
Total2359621,0411,3481,124792532218

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,103 34%
 Single Guardian 2,020 32%
 Singles 1,727 28%
 Singles With Roommate 402 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,999 64%
 Households with Kids 2,253 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male106125142113129107107126105121137112114110125110113114123107
Female1291371201441261109511211011012310913488114118108124133106
Total235262262257255217202238215231260221248198239228221238256213

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70062 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70062 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 70062 real estate data, the median home value of $140,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70062 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70062 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70062 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,930 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 108 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 57 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,980 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,201 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,071 44%
 Households Vacant 662 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 305 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 58 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 261 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 136 4%
 1 Bedroom 610 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,395 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,078 33%
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 $34,778 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70062 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. 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 70062 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,243 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,503 25%
 No Earnings 5,194 37%
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 5,243 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,503 25%
 No Earnings 5,194 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,636 88.5%
 Public transportation 318 4.2%
 Taxicab 19 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 394 5.3%
 Worked at Home 129 1.7%
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 1,417 25.6%
 High School Graduate 3,498 63.3%
 Associate's degree 123 2.2%
 Bachelor's degree 406 7.3%
 Master's degree 66 1.2%
 Professional school degree 20 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,067 68.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 607 20.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 367 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70062

ZIP Code 70062 is in the Jefferson Parish School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70062.

John Clancy/Joseph Maggiore Elementary School
2100 Maine St
Kenner, LA 70062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Parish School District
Washington Montessori
606 Clay St
Kenner, LA 70062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Parish School District
Our Lady Perpetual Help School
531 Williams Blvd
Kenner, LA 70062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Islamic School of Greater New Orleans
2420 Illinois Ave
Kenner, LA 70062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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