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ZIP Code 70075

Primary City:Meraux, LA (View All Cities)
County: St. Bernard Parish
Timezone: Central (6:35am)
Area code: 504 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.93, -89.92
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70075

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70075. 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 70075. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70075, 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:
Meraux, LA
Unacceptable:
Cypress Gardens, Francis Place, St Bernard Grove

Stats and Demographics for the 70075 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70075 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 70075 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70075 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,417
Population Density 1,335 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,828
Median Home Value $148,700
Land Area 3.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,506
Median Household Income $60,135

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male178172179168186206149151158178154114112652729147
Female16815815919315319016315215616516012189503334206
Total34633033836133939631230331434331423520111560633413

Gender

 Male 2,247 51%
 Female 2,170 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,659 82.8%
 Black Or African American 427 9.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.7%
 Asian 91 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 106 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 103 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4424627331822599505
Renter40674945291141
Total84313322363254110546

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 790 52%
 Single Guardian 376 25%
 Singles 248 16%
 Singles With Roommate 92 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 811 54%
 Households with Kids 695 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3636263633363930343434443532343038293729
Female3135343031372633313340252734434538333424
Total6771606664736563656774696266777576627153

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70075 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70075 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 70075 real estate data, the median home value of $148,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70075. Rentals in 70075 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70075 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,417 100%
 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 766 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 494 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 246 13%
 Households Vacant 322 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 9.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 105 32.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 5.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 6.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 151 46.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 2%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 80 32%
 3+ Bedroom 162 65%
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 $60,135 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70075 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, 70075 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. However, that is not the case in 70075. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,636 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 710 20%
 No Earnings 1,167 33%
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 1,636 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 710 20%
 No Earnings 1,167 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,979 96.4%
 Public transportation 9 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 1.5%
 Worked at Home 33 1.6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 253 18%
 High School Graduate 859 61%
 Associate's degree 120 9%
 Bachelor's degree 168 12%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 754 84.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 70 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70075

ZIP Code 70075 is in the St. Bernard Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70075.

Joseph J. Davies Elementary School
4101 Mistrot Dr
Meraux, LA 70075
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Bernard Parish School District
N.p. Trist Middle School
1 Pirates Cove
Meraux, LA 70075
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Bernard Parish School District

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