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ZIP Code 70394

Primary City:Raceland, LA (View All Cities)
County: Lafourche Parish
Timezone: Central (1:49am)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.7, -90.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70394

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70394. 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 70394. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70394, 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:
Raceland, LA
Unacceptable:
St Charles

Stats and Demographics for the 70394 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70394 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 70394 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 large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70394 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,328
Population Density 167 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,571
Median Home Value $116,700
Land Area 86.03 sq mi
Water Area 3.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,191
Median Household Income $48,196

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male48150647951943348950042949654459042636028719916810779
Female501456479470457486428402501586524461422307253201148154
Total9829629589898909759288319971,1301,114887782594452369255233

Gender

 Male 7,092 49%
 Female 7,236 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,672 74.5%
 Black Or African American 3,097 21.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 153 1.1%
 Asian 56 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 153 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 193 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner72526693976831534371150
Renter112254191203133824716
Total1847808841,179964616418166

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,763 53%
 Single Guardian 1,138 22%
 Singles 1,042 20%
 Singles With Roommate 248 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,263 63%
 Households with Kids 1,928 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male939610093991088998112941088592100981061181088991
Female108889210210388927310091101101978987103918910084
Total201184192195202196181171212185209186189189185209209197189175

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70394 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70394 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 70394 real estate data, the median home value of $116,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70394 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70394 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70394 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,068 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 197 1.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,139 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,014 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,038 19%
 Households Vacant 380 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 15.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.6%
 For Sale Only 50 13.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 4.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 6.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 223 58.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 99 11%
 2 Bedroom 407 45%
 3+ Bedroom 406 45%
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 $48,196 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70394 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70394 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. However, that is not the case in 70394. 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 5,079 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,470 21%
 No Earnings 4,076 35%
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 5,079 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,470 21%
 No Earnings 4,076 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,419 95.6%
 Public transportation 29 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 173 2.6%
 Worked at Home 91 1.4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,095 23.7%
 High School Graduate 2,832 61.2%
 Associate's degree 138 3.0%
 Bachelor's degree 475 10.3%
 Master's degree 53 1.1%
 Professional school degree 21 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,973 68.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 553 19.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 353 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70394

ZIP Code 70394 is in the Amikids Inc. School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70394.

Amikids Bayou Region
942 Hwy 90 East
Raceland, LA 70394
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Amikids Inc. School District
Raceland Middle School
3737 Hwy 308
Raceland, LA 70394
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Raceland Lower Elementary School
4101 Hwy 308 South
Raceland, LA 70394
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Raceland Upper Elementary School
3759 Hwy 308
Raceland, LA 70394
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Central Lafourche High School
4820 Hwy 1
Raceland, LA 70394
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
St Mary'S Nativity School
3492 Nies St
Raceland, LA 70394
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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