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ZIP Code 70118

Primary City:New Orleans, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: East Carrollton
County: Orleans Parish
Timezone: Central (9:43am)
Area code: 504 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.95, -90.12
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70118

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70118. 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 70118. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70118, 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:
Carrollton

Stats and Demographics for the 70118 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70118 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 70118 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 70118 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,008
Population Density 7,047 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,410
Median Home Value $258,000
Land Area 4.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.68 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,226
Median Household Income $39,576

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8467717121,4382,5401,5681,024834919833949961766522329261203163
Female8347676551,9132,8871,5521,0598298259301,044986870639462409333375
Total1,6801,5381,3673,3515,4273,1202,0831,6631,7441,7631,9931,9471,6361,161791670536538

Gender

 Male 15,639 47%
 Female 17,369 53%
Gender

Race

 White 18,424 55.8%
 Black Or African American 12,600 38.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 93 0.3%
 Asian 781 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.0%
 Other Race 420 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 674 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1005688391,1981,453940622260
Renter1,4392,1431,0771,036847362215127
Total1,5392,7111,9162,2342,3001,302837387

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,657 28%
 Single Guardian 2,695 20%
 Singles 4,851 37%
 Singles With Roommate 2,023 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,212 77%
 Households with Kids 3,014 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male188141183171140159166158148162152146119133140128134384652576
Female154181164151158187141131150130159136115115129178175511920762
Total3423223473222983463072892982923112822342482693063098951,5721,338

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70118 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 70118 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 70118 real estate data, the median home value of $258,000 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 70118. Rentals in 70118 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70118 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,382 89.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 26 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 152 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 3,369 10.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 79 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,522 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,458 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,246 44%
 Households Vacant 3,184 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 893 28.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 48 1.5%
 For Sale Only 168 5.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 53 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 121 3.8%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,899 59.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 268 4%
 1 Bedroom 2,222 31%
 2 Bedroom 3,043 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,575 22%
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 $39,576 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70118 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. Residents in ZIP code 70118 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 70118 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 70118 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 9,311 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,254 33%
 No Earnings 9,669 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 9,311 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,254 33%
 No Earnings 9,669 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,296 71.7%
 Public transportation 1,218 8.5%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 64 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,996 13.9%
 Worked at Home 766 5.3%
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 1,098 12%
 High School Graduate 3,060 33%
 Associate's degree 316 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,344 25%
 Master's degree 1,023 11%
 Professional school degree 923 10%
 Doctorate degree 520 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,503 56.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,478 33.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 427 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70118

ZIP Code 70118 is in the Rsd-Knowledge is Power Program (Kipp) N.o. School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70118.

Kipp Believe College Prep (phillips)
1607 South Carrollton Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Knowledge is Power Program (Kipp) N.o. School District
Lafayette Academy
2727 South Carrollton Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Choice Foundation School District
James Weldon Johnson School
1800 Monroe St
New Orleans, LA 70118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Recovery School District-Lde
Benjamin Banneker Elementary School
421 Burdette St
New Orleans, LA 70118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Recovery School District-Lde
Mary Bethune Elementary Literature/Technology
4040 Eagle St
New Orleans, LA 70118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orleans Parish School District
Holy Name of Jesus School
6325 Cromwell Pl
New Orleans, LA 70118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ursuline Academy High School
2635 State St
New Orleans, LA 70118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Ursuline Academy Elementary
2635 State St
New Orleans, LA 70118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Stuart Hall School
2032 S Carrollton Ave Ste 2
New Orleans, LA 70118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Joan of Arc Roman Catholic School
919 Cambronne St
New Orleans, LA 70118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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