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ZIP Code 70301

Primary City:Thibodaux, LA (View All Cities)
County: Lafourche Parish
Timezone: Central (6:47am)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.8, -90.7
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70301. 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 70301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70301, 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:
Thibodaux, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70301 is located in south Louisiana and covers a large 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 70301 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70301 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 43,037
Population Density 149 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,516
Median Home Value $140,100
Land Area 288.05 sq mi
Water Area 7.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,251
Median Household Income $50,428

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5101,3541,4371,6731,8261,4521,2631,2661,3251,5681,4531,2511,041779603427269166
Female1,4091,3971,3761,8271,9331,5551,3751,2841,5031,7051,5061,3411,133880678562427483
Total2,9192,7512,8133,5003,7593,0072,6382,5502,8283,2732,9592,5922,1741,6591,281989696649

Gender

 Male 20,663 48%
 Female 22,374 52%
Gender

Race

 White 31,639 73.5%
 Black Or African American 9,855 22.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 302 0.7%
 Asian 321 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 357 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 554 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2771,3901,9772,6852,2441,532916334
Renter8781,255842768540271237105
Total1,1552,6452,8193,4532,7841,8031,153439

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,912 49%
 Single Guardian 3,287 20%
 Singles 3,984 25%
 Singles With Roommate 1,068 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,532 65%
 Households with Kids 5,719 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male273322309305284267245270288292298291284272291311304361406398
Female279296295270268278277262312280281269253293255307319416530442
Total552618604575552545522532600572579560537565546618623777936840

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70301 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70301 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 70301 real estate data, the median home value of $140,100 is slightly less than average 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 70301. Rentals in 70301 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,777 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 164 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 275 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 776 1.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 39 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,189 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 5,166 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,896 28%
 Households Vacant 1,265 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 421 33.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 2.2%
 For Sale Only 90 7.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 83 6.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 69 5.5%
 For Migrant Workers 7 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 567 44.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 104 2%
 1 Bedroom 929 22%
 2 Bedroom 1,902 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,287 30%
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 $50,428 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70301 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 70301 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,274 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,829 22%
 No Earnings 13,074 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 14,274 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,829 22%
 No Earnings 13,074 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,382 93.2%
 Public transportation 52 0.3%
 Taxicab 5 0.0%
 Motorcycle 31 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 873 4.4%
 Worked at Home 390 2.0%
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 3,423 25%
 High School Graduate 6,984 52%
 Associate's degree 473 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,516 11%
 Master's degree 582 4%
 Professional school degree 282 2%
 Doctorate degree 208 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,854 71.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,772 21.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 519 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70301

ZIP Code 70301 is in the Lafourche Parish School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70301.

Virtual Academy of Lafourche
142e Laura St
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Bayou Boeuf Elementary School
4138 Hwy 307
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Chackbay Elementary School
301 School Ln
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Sixth Ward Middle School
1865 Choctaw Rd
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
East Thibodaux Middle School
802 East Seventh St
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
W.s. Lafargue Elementary School
700 Plantation Rd
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
St. Charles Elementary School
1690 Hwy 1
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
South Thibodaux Elementary School
200 Iris St
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Thibodaux Elementary School
700 East Seventh St
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
West Thibodaux Middle School
1111 East Twelfth St
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Bayou Community Academy Charter School
800 East Seventh St
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Thibodaux High School
1355 Tiger Dr
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
St Genevieve School
807 Barbier Ave
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Joseph Elementary
501 Cardinal Dr
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
E D White Catholic High School
555 Cardinal Dr
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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