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ZIP Code 70447

Primary City:Madisonville, LA (View All Cities)
County: St. Tammany Parish
Timezone: Central (12:11am)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.42, -90.19
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70447

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70447. 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 70447. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70447, 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:
Madisonville, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70447 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70447 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 70447 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 extremely 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 70447 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,150
Population Density 324 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,828
Median Home Value $260,800
Land Area 31.30 sq mi
Water Area 2.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,587
Median Household Income $96,146

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male412457434303177216341413415437373323261184113643621
Female440446423290155253418456424390371313302183128825442
Total8529038575933324697598698398277446365633672411469063

Gender

 Male 4,980 49%
 Female 5,170 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,344 92.1%
 Black Or African American 448 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.4%
 Asian 71 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 100 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 149 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3045179578964034514230
Renter228985824627104
Total5254088087168637215234

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,404 67%
 Single Guardian 436 12%
 Singles 595 17%
 Singles With Roommate 152 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,957 55%
 Households with Kids 1,630 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male73661168597949974939087918581716972523937
Female967910988999390749077103778779716370483833
Total1691452251731961871891481831671901681721601421321421007770

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70447 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70447 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 70447 real estate data, the median home value of $260,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70447. Rentals in 70447 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70447 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,150 100%
 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 2,533 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 689 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 365 10%
 Households Vacant 241 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 81 34%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 76 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 2%
 1 Bedroom 22 6%
 2 Bedroom 80 21%
 3+ Bedroom 275 71%
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 $96,146 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70447 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. Most commuters in 70447 can expect to fall in that range. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,742 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,997 26%
 No Earnings 1,872 25%
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 3,742 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,997 26%
 No Earnings 1,872 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,572 92.8%
 Public transportation 2 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 76 1.5%
 Worked at Home 261 5.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 206 6.3%
 High School Graduate 1,306 39.8%
 Associate's degree 207 6.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,023 31.2%
 Master's degree 311 9.5%
 Professional school degree 205 6.3%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,742 56.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,088 35.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 231 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70447

ZIP Code 70447 is in the St. Tammany Parish School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70447.

Madisonville Elementary School
317 Hwy 1077
Madisonville, LA 70447
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Madisonville Junior High School
106 Cedar St
Madisonville, LA 70447
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Joseph B. Lancaster Elementary School
133 Pine Creek Dr
Madisonville, LA 70447
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District

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