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ZIP Code 70454

Primary City:Ponchatoula, LA (View All Cities)
County: Tangipahoa Parish
Timezone: Central (4:27am)
Coordinates:30.4, -90.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70454

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70454. 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 70454. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70454, 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:
Ponchatoula, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70454 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70454 is located in east Louisiana and covers a slightly higher 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 70454 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 slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70454 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,954
Population Density 154 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,299
Median Home Value $155,300
Land Area 161.85 sq mi
Water Area 1.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,477
Median Household Income $52,638

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male84686991293072388082073174987593475565446535923114188
Female8908798658837999338287948249341,003905734571397328247178
Total1,7361,7481,7771,8131,5221,8131,6481,5251,5731,8091,9371,6601,3881,036756559388266

Gender

 Male 11,962 48%
 Female 12,992 52%
Gender

Race

 White 20,557 82.4%
 Black Or African American 3,626 14.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.3%
 Asian 132 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 185 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 381 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1711,0681,2521,7251,578975576159
Renter1925213783482501639229
Total3631,5891,6302,0731,8281,138668188

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,971 52%
 Single Guardian 1,881 20%
 Singles 2,128 22%
 Singles With Roommate 497 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,966 63%
 Households with Kids 3,511 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male183169177155160179152186192183140185212192203212177176162151
Female176206156165171163161194190166179182175163185183186157172149
Total359375333320331342313380382349319367387355388395363333334300

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70454 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70454 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 70454 real estate data, the median home value of $155,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70454 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70454 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70454 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,903 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 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 45 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,768 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,736 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,973 19%
 Households Vacant 822 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 165 20.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1.6%
 For Sale Only 120 14.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 151 18.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 354 43.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 370 15%
 2 Bedroom 837 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,213 50%
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 $52,638 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70454 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, 70454 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 70454 can expect to fall in that range. 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 8,727 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,454 27%
 No Earnings 5,992 30%
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 8,727 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,454 27%
 No Earnings 5,992 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,870 96.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 12 0.1%
 Motorcycle 21 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 325 2.6%
 Worked at Home 113 0.9%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,139 14.5%
 High School Graduate 4,817 61.4%
 Associate's degree 539 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,039 13.3%
 Master's degree 238 3.0%
 Professional school degree 16 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 53 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,219 72.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,029 17.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 594 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70454

ZIP Code 70454 is in the Tangipahoa Parish School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70454.

Champ Cooper Elementary School
42530 Hwy 445
Ponchatoula, LA 70454
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tangipahoa Parish School District
D.C. Reeves Elementary School
18026 Sisters Rd
Ponchatoula, LA 70454
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tangipahoa Parish School District
Tucker Memorial Elementary School
310 South Third St
Ponchatoula, LA 70454
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tangipahoa Parish School District
Martha Vinyard Elementary School
40105 Dunson Rd
Ponchatoula, LA 70454
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tangipahoa Parish School District
Perrin Early Learning Center
350 West Ash St
Ponchatoula, LA 70454
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tangipahoa Parish School District
Ponchatoula Junior High School
315 East Oak St
Ponchatoula, LA 70454
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Tangipahoa Parish School District
Ponchatoula High School
19452 Hwy 22 East
Ponchatoula, LA 70454
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tangipahoa Parish School District
St Joseph School
175 N 8th St
Ponchatoula, LA 70454
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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