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ZIP Code 70340

Primary City:Amelia, LA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: St. Mary Parish
Timezone: Central (6:36am)
Coordinates:29.8, -91.2
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70340

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70340. 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 70340. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70340, 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:
Amelia, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70340 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70340 is located in south 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 70340 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 large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70340 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 109
Population Density 1,519 people per sq mi
Housing Units 32
Median Home Value $9,999
Land Area 0.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 28
Median Household Income $14,348

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 25Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4551054214141120000
Female654374566332510000
Total10109131287710473630000

Gender

 Male 49 45%
 Female 60 55%
Gender

Race

 White 6 6%
 Black Or African American 88 81%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 6%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 9 8%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner34535200
Renter01400100
Total35935300

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7 25%
 Single Guardian 18 64%
 Singles 3 11%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 11 39%
 Households with Kids 17 61%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male30100012220201121330
Female03001012111110011103
Total33101024331311132433

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70340 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70340 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 70340 real estate data, the median home value of $9,999 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 70340 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70340 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 109 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 13 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 19%
 Households Vacant 4 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 17 100%
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 $14,348 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70340 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. The commute in 70340 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 28 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 24%
 No Earnings 86 57%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 28 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 24%
 No Earnings 86 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 28 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 42 100%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 51 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70340

ZIP Code 70340 is in the St. Mary Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70340.

J.s. Aucoin Elementary School
739 Julia St
Amelia, LA 70340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Mary Parish School District

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