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ZIP Code 70123

Primary City:New Orleans, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: New Orleans
County: Orleans Parish
Timezone: Central (5:52pm)
Area code: 504 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.95, -90.21
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70123

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70123. 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 70123. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70123, 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
Acceptable:
Elmwood, Harahan, River Ridge

Stats and Demographics for the 70123 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70123 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70123 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70123 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,475
Population Density 3,529 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,148
Median Home Value $233,000
Land Area 7.50 sq mi
Water Area 1.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,970
Median Household Income $59,087

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6676636946967059978787768519991,1061,065812534355335327236
Female7197016356378371,0038477538241,0511,1441,077873661487492527511
Total1,3861,3641,3291,3331,5422,0001,7251,5291,6752,0502,2502,1421,6851,195842827854747

Gender

 Male 12,696 48%
 Female 13,779 52%
Gender

Race

 White 22,482 84.9%
 Black Or African American 2,682 10.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 91 0.3%
 Asian 506 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 326 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 378 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner415659691,6661,683995930380
Renter4881,407822773652261209129
Total5291,9721,7912,4392,3351,2561,139509

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,173 43%
 Single Guardian 1,824 15%
 Singles 4,156 35%
 Singles With Roommate 817 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,036 75%
 Households with Kids 2,934 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male148134127133130115136123159134140152133135145151152110138107
Female15614015214814313813313415393156123120143133124125132123128
Total304274279281273253269257312227296275253278278275277242261235

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70123 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70123 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 70123 real estate data, the median home value of $233,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70123. Rentals in 70123 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70123 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,300 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 163 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,353 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,876 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,741 36%
 Households Vacant 1,178 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 721 61%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Sale Only 137 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 209 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 182 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,651 34%
 2 Bedroom 2,458 51%
 3+ Bedroom 573 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 $59,087 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70123 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 70123 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,073 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,369 20%
 No Earnings 6,676 30%
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 11,073 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,369 20%
 No Earnings 6,676 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,312 93.9%
 Public transportation 68 0.5%
 Taxicab 7 0.0%
 Motorcycle 48 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 419 3.0%
 Worked at Home 329 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 857 9%
 High School Graduate 4,485 48%
 Associate's degree 640 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,162 23%
 Master's degree 613 7%
 Professional school degree 360 4%
 Doctorate degree 213 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,808 41.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,424 55.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 178 4.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70123

ZIP Code 70123 is in the Jefferson Parish School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70123.

International School of Louisiana Jefferson Parish
822 South Clearview Parkway
Harahan, LA 70123
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jefferson Parish School District
Harahan Elementary School
6723 Jefferson Hwy
Harahan, LA 70123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Parish School District
Hazel Park/Hilda Knoff School
8809 Jefferson Hwy
River Ridge, LA 70123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Parish School District
St Matthew the Apostle School
10021 Jefferson Hwy
River Ridge, LA 70123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Rita School
194 Ravan Ave
Harahan, LA 70123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Faith Lutheran School
300 Colonial Club Dr
Harahan, LA 70123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
John Curtis Christian School
10125 Jefferson Hwy
River Ridge, LA 70123
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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