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ZIP Code 70122

Primary City:New Orleans, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: St Anthony
County: Orleans Parish
Timezone: Central (4:46am)
Area code: 504 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.01, -90.07
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70122

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70122. 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 70122. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70122, 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:
Gentilly

Stats and Demographics for the 70122 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70122 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 70122 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70122 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,564
Population Density 4,050 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,539
Median Home Value $165,800
Land Area 7.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,575
Median Household Income $37,433

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8768618571,0711,315994732705742894952889750491320258202135
Female8837968331,1751,3341,0888678249131,1091,2381,215966655569433328294
Total1,7591,6571,6902,2462,6492,0821,5991,5291,6552,0032,1902,1041,7161,146889691530429

Gender

 Male 13,044 46%
 Female 15,520 54%
Gender

Race

 White 4,963 17.4%
 Black Or African American 21,907 76.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 89 0.3%
 Asian 530 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.0%
 Other Race 490 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 571 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner845449581,6451,8321,123699229
Renter6541,11679981058629314756
Total7381,6601,7572,4552,4181,416846285

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,427 30%
 Single Guardian 3,713 32%
 Singles 3,535 31%
 Singles With Roommate 900 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,012 69%
 Households with Kids 3,563 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male165219164167188161146169197164162159175197178218187204284283
Female177174174177152146158157183152166163161191182211211269302305
Total342393338344340307304326380316328322336388360429398473586588

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70122 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70122 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 70122 real estate data, the median home value of $165,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70122 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70122 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70122 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,117 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 76 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 17 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 305 1.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 49 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,121 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,993 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,461 29%
 Households Vacant 3,964 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 623 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 33 1%
 For Sale Only 322 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 138 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2,778 70%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 144 3%
 1 Bedroom 771 16%
 2 Bedroom 2,373 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,630 33%
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 $37,433 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70122 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 70122 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 9,289 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,026 24%
 No Earnings 9,892 39%
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 9,289 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,026 24%
 No Earnings 9,892 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,518 86.7%
 Public transportation 596 4.5%
 Taxicab 23 0.2%
 Motorcycle 34 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 749 5.6%
 Worked at Home 372 2.8%
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 1,437 15%
 High School Graduate 4,994 53%
 Associate's degree 383 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,685 18%
 Master's degree 409 4%
 Professional school degree 262 3%
 Doctorate degree 196 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,059 67.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,285 21.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 634 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70122

ZIP Code 70122 is in the Orleans Parish School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70122.

Youth Study Center
1100 Milton St
New Orleans, LA 70122
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Orleans Parish School District
Gentilly Terrace Elementary School
4721 Painters St
New Orleans, LA 70122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-New Beginnings Schools Foundation School District
F.w. Gregory Elementary School
1700 Pratt Dr
New Orleans, LA 70122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Recovery School District-Lde
Akili Academy of New Orleans
1700 Pratt Dr
New Orleans, LA 70122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Akili Academy of New Orleans
Success Preparatory Academy
2011 Bienville St
New Orleans, LA 70122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Success Preparatory Academy
Pride College Preparatory Academy
1700 Pratt Dr
New Orleans, LA 70122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Pride College Preparatory Academy
Audubon Charter School
6101 Chatham Dr
New Orleans, LA 70122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orleans Parish School District
Robert Russa Moton Charter School
3774 Gentilly Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orleans Parish School District
Lake Area New Tech Early College High School
6026 Paris Ave
New Orleans, LA 70122
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rsd-New Beginnings Schools Foundation School District
Benjamin Franklin High School
2001 Leon C. Simon Dr
New Orleans, LA 70122
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Orleans Parish School District
Brother Martin High School
4401 Elysian Fields Ave
New Orleans, LA 70122
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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