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ZIP Code 70343

Primary City:Bourg, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:02pm)
Coordinates:29.55, -90.59
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70343

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70343. 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 70343. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70343, 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:
Bourg, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70343 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70343 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70343 are primarily white. 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70343 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,504
Population Density 190 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,964
Median Home Value $157,600
Land Area 28.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,859
Median Household Income $67,621

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male20121921421917715816719021322419118314110289463016
Female178209193218167174171182193218186170133127103432534
Total379428407437344332338372406442377353274229192895550

Gender

 Male 2,780 51%
 Female 2,724 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,781 86.9%
 Black Or African American 84 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 470 8.5%
 Asian 14 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 37 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 118 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner362093533703462169827
Renter19504640172264
Total5525939941036323810431

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,226 66%
 Single Guardian 303 16%
 Singles 270 15%
 Singles With Roommate 60 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,032 56%
 Households with Kids 827 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3840514141404343523942425239454144533636
Female3032413640454038463845433334404348384938
Total6872927781858381987787858573858492918574

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70343 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70343 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 70343 real estate data, the median home value of $157,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70343. Rentals in 70343 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70343 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,503 100.0%
 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 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 872 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 783 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 204 10%
 Households Vacant 105 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 9 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 12%
 2 Bedroom 96 69%
 3+ Bedroom 27 19%
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 $67,621 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70343 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 70343 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 1,937 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 625 16%
 No Earnings 1,262 33%
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 1,937 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 625 16%
 No Earnings 1,262 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,319 95.6%
 Public transportation 1 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 1.0%
 Worked at Home 73 3.0%
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 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 382 24%
 High School Graduate 1,011 63%
 Associate's degree 88 5%
 Bachelor's degree 92 6%
 Master's degree 18 1%
 Professional school degree 24 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,018 83.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 84 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 123 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70343

ZIP Code 70343 is in the Terrebonne Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70343.

Bourg Elementary School
4413 St Andrew St
Bourg, LA 70343
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Terrebonne Parish School District
South Terrebonne High School
3879 Hwy 24
Bourg, LA 70343
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Terrebonne Parish School District

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