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ZIP Code 70119

Primary City:New Orleans, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bayou St. John
County: Orleans Parish
Timezone: Central (1:02am)
Area code: 504 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.97, -90.09
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70119

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70119. 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 70119. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70119, 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 70119 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70119 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 70119 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 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 70119 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,228
Population Density 8,101 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,543
Median Home Value $184,500
Land Area 4.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,939
Median Household Income $29,071

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0908458401,2712,0192,1531,7791,4601,3741,5121,4591,173852456342212163137
Female1,0528648311,0031,5771,8421,3831,1181,1181,2461,2511,035868572401360291279
Total2,1421,7091,6712,2743,5963,9953,1622,5782,4922,7582,7102,2081,7201,028743572454416

Gender

 Male 19,137 53%
 Female 17,091 47%
Gender

Race

 White 11,485 31.7%
 Black Or African American 22,248 61.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 73 0.2%
 Asian 275 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 1,408 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 729 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner663967301,1821,232724472194
Renter1,0032,8041,8681,9291,326583304126
Total1,0693,2002,5983,1112,5581,307776320

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,008 20%
 Single Guardian 4,013 27%
 Singles 6,094 41%
 Singles With Roommate 1,824 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,259 75%
 Households with Kids 3,680 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male248216216191169167180162167173168147166186179184251312345332
Female199244187198182183183171145173188131162177157215207223201237
Total447460403389351350363333312346356278328363336399458535546569

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70119 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 70119 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 70119 real estate data, the median home value of $184,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70119 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70119 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70119 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,336 89%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3,556 10%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 336 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,804 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,192 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,943 48%
 Households Vacant 5,604 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,954 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 64 1%
 For Sale Only 350 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 247 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 171 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2,818 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 674 6%
 1 Bedroom 2,939 28%
 2 Bedroom 4,961 47%
 3+ Bedroom 2,037 19%
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 $29,071 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70119 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. ZIP code 70119 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 70119 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 10,884 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,841 25%
 No Earnings 12,230 40%
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 10,884 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,841 25%
 No Earnings 12,230 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,593 74.8%
 Public transportation 1,911 12.3%
 Taxicab 3 0.0%
 Motorcycle 65 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,401 9.0%
 Worked at Home 529 3.4%
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 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 2,768 20%
 High School Graduate 7,163 52%
 Associate's degree 485 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,004 15%
 Master's degree 723 5%
 Professional school degree 347 3%
 Doctorate degree 254 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,627 72.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 776 15.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 599 12.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70119

ZIP Code 70119 is in the Rsd-Firstline Schools Inc. School District. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70119.

Langston Hughes Charter Academy
3519 Trafalgar St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rsd-Firstline Schools Inc. School District
Mcdonogh 42 Charter School
1651 North Tonti St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rsd-Choice Foundation School District
Renew Accelerated High School City Park Campus
2426 Esplanade
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rsd-Renew-Reinventing Education Inc. School District
John Mcdonogh High School
2426 Esplanade Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rsd-Future is Now Schools: New Orleans Inc. School District
Pierre A. Capdau Learning Academy
4621 Canal St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-New Beginnings Schools Foundation School District
Nelson Elementary School
3121 St Bernard Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-New Beginnings Schools Foundation School District
John Dibert Community School
4217 Orleans Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Firstline Schools Inc. School District
Mcdonogh City Park Academy
2733 Esplanade Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-New Orleans Charter Schools Foundation
Esperanza Charter School
4407 South Carrollton Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Choice Foundation School District
Morris Jeff Community School
2239 Poydras St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Morris Jeff Community School District
Warren Easton Senior High School
3019 Canal St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Orleans Parish School District
The Alternative Learning Institute
3000 Perdido St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Orleans Parish School District
St Anthony of Padua School
4601 Cleveland Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St John Lutheran School
3937 Canal St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Life of Christ Christian Academy
1851 N Dorgenois St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Leo the Great School
1501 Abundance St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Rosary Academy & High School
3368 Esplanade Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Cabrini High School
1400 Moss St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Jesuit High School
4133 Banks St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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