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ZIP Code 70431

Primary City:Bush, LA (View All Cities)
County: St. Tammany Parish
Timezone: Central (4:22pm)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.6, -90.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70431

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70431. 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 70431. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70431, 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:
Bush, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70431 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70431 is located in east 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 70431 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70431 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,366
Population Density 75 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,311
Median Home Value $173,500
Land Area 71.96 sq mi
Water Area 1.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,075
Median Household Income $64,877

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male139182180187126121142156178239201251177157125743123
Female131154190160110130131161179225225238208160108714452
Total2703363703472362512733173574644264893853172331457575

Gender

 Male 2,689 50%
 Female 2,677 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,176 96.5%
 Black Or African American 28 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.6%
 Asian 11 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 48 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 73 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2014628742446031213139
Renter186544562626147
Total3821133148048633814546

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,263 61%
 Single Guardian 293 14%
 Singles 426 21%
 Singles With Roommate 93 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,419 68%
 Households with Kids 656 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2828283434503731303545373429304336463234
Female2227373126382526395034383335433231292524
Total5055656560886257698579756764737567755758

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70431 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70431 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 70431 real estate data, the median home value of $173,500 is slightly higher 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 70431. Rentals in 70431 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70431 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,366 100%
 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 1,098 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 721 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 256 11%
 Households Vacant 236 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 42 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 73 31%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 101 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 8%
 2 Bedroom 23 13%
 3+ Bedroom 145 80%
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 $64,877 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70431 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. In 70431 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,745 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 977 24%
 No Earnings 1,317 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 1,745 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 977 24%
 No Earnings 1,317 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,205 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 3%
 Worked at Home 96 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 267 15%
 High School Graduate 1,014 56%
 Associate's degree 65 4%
 Bachelor's degree 304 17%
 Master's degree 60 3%
 Professional school degree 68 4%
 Doctorate degree 34 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 499 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 152 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 94 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70431

ZIP Code 70431 is in the St. Tammany Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70431.

Fifth Ward Junior High School
81419 Hwy 21
Bush, LA 70431
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District

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