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ZIP Code 70374

Primary City:Lockport, LA (View All Cities)
County: Lafourche Parish
Timezone: Central (12:52am)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.62, -90.49
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70374

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70374. 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 70374. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70374, 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:
Lockport, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70374 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70374 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70374 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 a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70374 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,125
Population Density 144 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,856
Median Home Value $113,700
Land Area 49.39 sq mi
Water Area 2.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,654
Median Household Income $53,410

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male27523625525323925424419625727727021620013993624635
Female247237204232251252230203263269260215185173111966387
Total522473459485490506474399520546530431385312204158109122

Gender

 Male 3,547 50%
 Female 3,578 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,403 89.9%
 Black Or African American 243 3.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 161 2.3%
 Asian 16 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 168 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 130 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5024435843438326115973
Renter8615812813268613722
Total13640248656645132219695

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,446 54%
 Single Guardian 497 19%
 Singles 571 22%
 Singles With Roommate 140 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,682 63%
 Households with Kids 972 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5455674943495032624649524761605146474942
Female4845545355533850414642423143413663504249
Total1021001211029810288821039291947810410187109979191

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70374 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70374 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 70374 real estate data, the median home value of $113,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70374. Rentals in 70374 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70374 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,114 99.8%
 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 11 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,040 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 922 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 692 24%
 Households Vacant 202 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 25 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 101 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 155 22%
 2 Bedroom 373 53%
 3+ Bedroom 180 25%
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 $53,410 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70374 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70374 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 70374 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 2,812 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 853 15%
 No Earnings 1,881 34%
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 2,812 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 853 15%
 No Earnings 1,881 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,241 95.0%
 Public transportation 8 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 119 3.5%
 Worked at Home 43 1.3%
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 637 24.9%
 High School Graduate 1,647 64.3%
 Associate's degree 62 2.4%
 Bachelor's degree 149 5.8%
 Master's degree 49 1.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,298 79.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 199 12.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 144 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70374

ZIP Code 70374 is in the Lafourche Parish School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70374.

Larose Lower Elementary School
175 Richardel Dr
Lockport, LA 70374
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Lockport Middle School
720 Main St
Lockport, LA 70374
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Lockport Lower Elementary School
1421 Crescent Ave
Lockport, LA 70374
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Lockport Upper Elementary School
201 School St
Lockport, LA 70374
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Holy Savior Elementary School
201 Church St
Lockport, LA 70374
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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