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ZIP Code 70129

Primary City:New Orleans, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lake Catherine
County: Orleans Parish
Timezone: Central (12:52am)
Area code: 504 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.1, -89.8
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70129

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70129. 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 70129. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70129, 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 70129 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70129 is located in southeast Louisiana and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70129 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70129 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,064
Population Density 100 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,417
Median Home Value $134,600
Land Area 90.71 sq mi
Water Area 43.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,830
Median Household Income $34,635

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male329319295363360370318320316320330303205175110955029
Female355313307348371337283288297308332264212154129892941
Total6846326027117317076016086136286625674173292391847970

Gender

 Male 4,607 51%
 Female 4,457 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,182 13.0%
 Black Or African American 3,604 39.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 3,643 40.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 454 5.0%
 Two Or More Races 159 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1513435452248626111215
Renter8324421817186635115
Total9837857269357232416330

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,331 47%
 Single Guardian 855 30%
 Singles 506 18%
 Singles With Roommate 138 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,631 58%
 Households with Kids 1,199 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6964766066677247674353687061707869717575
Female7187816279566462526749855947677777735477
Total140151157122145123136109119110102153129108137155146144129152

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70129 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70129 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 70129 real estate data, the median home value of $134,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70129 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70129 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70129 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,039 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 16 0.2%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 890 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,009 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 931 27%
 Households Vacant 587 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 159 27.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 91 15.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 121 20.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 204 34.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 102 9%
 2 Bedroom 495 43%
 3+ Bedroom 552 48%
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 $34,635 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70129 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. Residents in ZIP code 70129 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. However, that is not the case in 70129. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,340 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,801 25%
 No Earnings 3,161 43%
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 2,340 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,801 25%
 No Earnings 3,161 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,091 87%
 Public transportation 180 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 210 6%
 Worked at Home 68 2%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,193 38.7%
 High School Graduate 1,501 48.7%
 Associate's degree 129 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 149 4.8%
 Master's degree 65 2.1%
 Professional school degree 6 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 40 1.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,325 64%
 Enrolled in Private School 357 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 389 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70129

ZIP Code 70129 is in the Rsd-Intercultural Charter School Board Inc.. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70129.

The Intercultural Charter School
5316 Michoud Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70129
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rsd-Intercultural Charter School Board Inc.
Einstein Charter School
5100 Cannes St
New Orleans, LA 70129
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orleans Parish School District
Kipp Renaissance High School
5316 Michoud Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70129
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Rsd-Knowledge is Power Program (Kipp) N.o. School District
Sarah Towles Reed Senior High School
5316 Michoud Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70129
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Recovery School District-Lde

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