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ZIP Code 70128

Primary City:New Orleans, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Village de l'est
County: Orleans Parish
Timezone: Central (4:19pm)
Area code: 504 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.09, -89.92
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70128

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70128. 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 70128. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70128, 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 70128 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70128 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 70128 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70128 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,113
Population Density 3,511 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,524
Median Home Value $161,300
Land Area 4.87 sq mi
Water Area 1.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,928
Median Household Income $40,168

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male632614624726700551468454492508601533479259124845643
Female6225916537437217005735895547027017575212971701087687
Total1,2541,2051,2771,4691,4211,2511,0411,0431,0461,2101,3021,2901,000556294192132130

Gender

 Male 7,948 46%
 Female 9,165 54%
Gender

Race

 White 446 2.6%
 Black Or African American 15,286 89.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.2%
 Asian 946 5.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 159 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 234 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner593727411,1171,20945116132
Renter22563039328816956223
Total2841,0021,1341,4051,37850718335

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,450 41%
 Single Guardian 2,040 34%
 Singles 1,216 21%
 Singles With Roommate 222 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,445 58%
 Households with Kids 2,483 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male133123134127122116117129130127141119131106136167140124159142
Female136124121118105119139102126135144116126132156137164150136143
Total269247255245227235256231256262285235257238292304304274295285

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70128 has a slightly higher 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 70128 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 70128 real estate data, the median home value of $161,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 70128 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70128 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,971 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 132 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,536 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,606 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,786 24%
 Households Vacant 1,596 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 556 34.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.3%
 For Sale Only 169 10.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 80 5.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 1.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 757 47.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 1%
 1 Bedroom 360 16%
 2 Bedroom 681 31%
 3+ Bedroom 1,134 51%
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 $40,168 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70128 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 70128 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 5,866 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,724 20%
 No Earnings 5,020 37%
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 5,866 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,724 20%
 No Earnings 5,020 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,243 94.7%
 Public transportation 284 3.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 0.8%
 Worked at Home 54 0.7%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 884 18%
 High School Graduate 3,053 62%
 Associate's degree 257 5%
 Bachelor's degree 418 8%
 Master's degree 222 4%
 Professional school degree 58 1%
 Doctorate degree 65 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,628 65.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 971 24.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 401 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70128

ZIP Code 70128 is in the Rsd-Community Leaders Advocating Student Success School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70128.

Fannie C. Williams Charter School
11755 Dwyer Rd
New Orleans, LA 70128
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Community Leaders Advocating Student Success School District
Lake Forest Elementary Charter School
12000 Hayne Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70128
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orleans Parish School District
Bishop Mcmanus Academy
13123 I-10 Service Rd
New Orleans, LA 70128
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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