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ZIP Code 70112

Primary City:New Orleans, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Central Business District
County: Orleans Parish
Timezone: Central (4:18am)
Area code: 504 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.96, -90.08
ZIP (~1400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70112

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70112. 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 70112. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70112, 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:
New Orleans, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70112 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70112 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70112 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70112 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,655
Population Density 4,191 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,563
Median Home Value $248,200
Land Area 0.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,556
Median Household Income $20,457

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8068619925926815115210315213812579482518113
Female876974109330208158109106112133103666644151511
Total16713713520858947630926120926427122814511469332614

Gender

 Male 1,840 50%
 Female 1,815 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,315 36.0%
 Black Or African American 1,956 53.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.5%
 Asian 236 6.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 58 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 72 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner111833325145192
Renter12729926231622087286
Total138317295348271132478

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 196 13%
 Single Guardian 365 23%
 Singles 832 53%
 Singles With Roommate 163 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,294 83%
 Households with Kids 262 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1916141018161191414141091416920322236
Female27211112181414149169101920192415272423
Total4637252236302523233023202834353335594659

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70112 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 70112 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 70112 real estate data, the median home value of $248,200 is high 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 70112. Rentals in 70112 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70112 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,953 81%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 105 3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 424 12%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 173 5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 131 5%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 80 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,345 52%
 Households Vacant 1,007 39%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 353 35.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1.0%
 For Sale Only 31 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 249 24.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 358 35.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 108 7%
 1 Bedroom 699 47%
 2 Bedroom 503 34%
 3+ Bedroom 171 12%
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 $20,457 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70112 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 70112 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 70112 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 70112 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 70112 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 836 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 961 35%
 No Earnings 983 35%
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 836 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 961 35%
 No Earnings 983 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 548 39%
 Public transportation 212 15%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 622 44%
 Worked at Home 40 3%
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 some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 161 15%
 High School Graduate 301 28%
 Associate's degree 12 1%
 Bachelor's degree 308 28%
 Master's degree 96 9%
 Professional school degree 95 9%
 Doctorate degree 117 11%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 514 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 71 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70112

ZIP Code 70112 is in the Recovery School District-Lde. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70112.

A.p. Tureaud Elementary School
2021 Pauger St
New Orleans, LA 70112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Recovery School District-Lde
Lagniappe Academy of New Orleans
1501 St Louis St
New Orleans, LA 70112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Lagniappe Academies of New Orleans School District
The Good Shepherd Nativity Mission School
353 Baronne St
New Orleans, LA 70112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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