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ZIP Code 70116

Primary City:New Orleans, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Treme
County: Orleans Parish
Timezone: Central (12:50am)
Area code: 504 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.97, -90.07
ZIP (~1600 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70116

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70116. 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 70116. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70116, 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
Unacceptable:
Custom House

Stats and Demographics for the 70116 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70116 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70116 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70116 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,507
Population Density 8,908 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,825
Median Home Value $233,400
Land Area 1.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,192
Median Household Income $33,091

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2981831862383715225004565255586015544663072201339442
Female273188172252430464398294325361428429369270218153104125
Total5713713584908019868987508509191,029983835577438286198167

Gender

 Male 6,254 54%
 Female 5,253 46%
Gender

Race

 White 4,869 42.3%
 Black Or African American 6,046 52.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 62 0.5%
 Asian 96 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 246 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 182 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3114527639353434921180
Renter26287972987473944918556
Total2931,0241,0051,2671,273798396136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 924 15%
 Single Guardian 1,108 18%
 Singles 3,316 54%
 Singles With Roommate 844 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,384 87%
 Households with Kids 808 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7167505239323838364941323331454155435453
Female4866554544382936414128393133424458585076
Total11913310597837067747790697164648785113101104129

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70116 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 70116 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 70116 real estate data, the median home value of $233,400 is slightly higher 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 70116. Rentals in 70116 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70116 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,406 99%
 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 101 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,089 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 930 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,173 42%
 Households Vacant 3,633 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 981 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 37 1%
 For Sale Only 207 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 69 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 815 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,524 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 496 12%
 1 Bedroom 1,829 43%
 2 Bedroom 1,286 30%
 3+ Bedroom 666 16%
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 $33,091 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70116 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. Residents in ZIP code 70116 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 70116 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 70116 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 4,357 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,785 26%
 No Earnings 3,636 34%
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 4,357 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,785 26%
 No Earnings 3,636 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,170 53%
 Public transportation 490 8%
 Taxicab 92 2%
 Motorcycle 74 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,704 28%
 Worked at Home 464 8%
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 833 16%
 High School Graduate 2,288 44%
 Associate's degree 202 4%
 Bachelor's degree 972 19%
 Master's degree 334 6%
 Professional school degree 405 8%
 Doctorate degree 135 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 857 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 152 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 101 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70116

ZIP Code 70116 is in the Orleans Parish School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70116.

Mcdonogh 35 Career Academy
1331 Kerlerec St
New Orleans, LA 70116
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Orleans Parish School District
Kipp Mcdonogh 15 School for the Creative Arts
721 St Phillip St
New Orleans, LA 70116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Knowledge is Power Program (Kipp) N.o. School District
Joseph A. Craig Charter School
1423 St Phillip St
New Orleans, LA 70116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Friends of King School District
Joseph S. Clark Preparatory High School
1301 North Derbigny St
New Orleans, LA 70116
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rsd-Firstline Schools Inc. School District
Mcdonogh #35 College Preparatory School
1331 Kerlerec St
New Orleans, LA 70116
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Orleans Parish School District
St Peter Claver Elementary School
1020 N Prieur St
New Orleans, LA 70116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cathedral Academy
820 Dauphine St
New Orleans, LA 70116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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