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ZIP Code 70125

Primary City:New Orleans, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Gerrtown
County: Orleans Parish
Timezone: Central (2:15pm)
Area code: 504 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.95, -90.10
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70125

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70125. 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 70125. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70125, 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:
Broadmoor

Stats and Demographics for the 70125 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70125 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 70125 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70125 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,479
Population Density 6,180 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,935
Median Home Value $257,300
Land Area 2.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,462
Median Household Income $38,912

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male420419376562695738536410405463443403316185119895275
Female389399400920980688488406415463497458330236214187132171
Total8098187761,4821,6751,4261,024816820926940861646421333276184246

Gender

 Male 6,706 46%
 Female 7,773 54%
Gender

Race

 White 5,020 34.7%
 Black Or African American 8,613 59.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.4%
 Asian 209 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 286 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 291 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3830941452255634322898
Renter3568344855724101659636
Total3941,1438991,094966508324134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,379 25%
 Single Guardian 1,649 30%
 Singles 1,738 32%
 Singles With Roommate 696 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,838 70%
 Households with Kids 1,624 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male89898878888189827980637863926710380137175138
Female8579717879767888788962767796949595281355269
Total174168159156167157167170157169125154140188161198175418530407

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70125 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 70125 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 70125 real estate data, the median home value of $257,300 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 70125. Rentals in 70125 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70125 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,087 90.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 91 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,129 7.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 168 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,512 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 996 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,954 37%
 Households Vacant 2,473 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 501 20.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 0.8%
 For Sale Only 135 5.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 1.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,750 70.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 84 3%
 1 Bedroom 592 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,343 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,023 34%
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 $38,912 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70125 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 70125 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 70125 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 4,905 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,711 28%
 No Earnings 4,860 36%
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 4,905 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,711 28%
 No Earnings 4,860 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,542 80.5%
 Public transportation 465 6.8%
 Taxicab 13 0.2%
 Motorcycle 17 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 605 8.8%
 Worked at Home 243 3.5%
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 740 16%
 High School Graduate 1,823 39%
 Associate's degree 149 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,088 24%
 Master's degree 451 10%
 Professional school degree 181 4%
 Doctorate degree 193 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,722 64.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 795 29.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 170 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70125

ZIP Code 70125 is in the Rsd-New Orleans College Preparatory Academies School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70125.

Sylvanie Williams College Prep
3127 Martin L. King Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-New Orleans College Preparatory Academies School District
Andrew H. Wilson Charter School
3617 General Pershing St
New Orleans, LA 70125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Broadmoor Charter School Board
Eleanor Mcmain Secondary School
5712 South Claiborne Ave
New Orleans, LA 70125
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Orleans Parish School District
St Marys Dominican High School
7701 Walmsley Ave
New Orleans, LA 70125
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Rita School
65 Fontainebleau Dr
New Orleans, LA 70125
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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