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ZIP Code 70460

Primary City:Slidell, LA (View All Cities)
County: St. Tammany Parish
Timezone: Central (12:43pm)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.33, -89.83
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70460

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70460. 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 70460. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70460, 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:
Slidell, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70460 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70460 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 70460 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 70460 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,096
Population Density 603 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,741
Median Home Value $137,000
Land Area 36.65 sq mi
Water Area 3.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,983
Median Household Income $43,944

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
Male85578384881765779771673375179283371559641424020011385
Female769713775753696754757745731831874789607471316239195136
Total1,6241,4961,6231,5701,3531,5511,4731,4781,4821,6231,7071,5041,203885556439308221

Gender

 Male 10,945 50%
 Female 11,151 50%
Gender

Race

 White 14,344 64.9%
 Black Or African American 6,123 27.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 186 0.8%
 Asian 195 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 559 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 675 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner987631,1391,5021,377801448111
Renter1614463673292311177221
Total2591,2091,5061,8311,608918520132

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,879 49%
 Single Guardian 1,925 24%
 Singles 1,728 22%
 Singles With Roommate 451 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,881 61%
 Households with Kids 3,102 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male160161191177163172144145159188146160176178188163170163133135
Female165162160156140155145127146164138158159156172156165116144118
Total325323351333303327289272305352284318335334360319335279277253

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70460 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70460 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 70460 real estate data, the median home value of $137,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70460 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70460 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70460 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,966 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 118 0.5%
 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 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,299 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,940 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,744 20%
 Households Vacant 758 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 189 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 145 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 68 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 337 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 129 6%
 2 Bedroom 717 31%
 3+ Bedroom 1,443 63%
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 $43,944 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70460 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, 70460 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 70460. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 7,087 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,059 24%
 No Earnings 5,856 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 7,087 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,059 24%
 No Earnings 5,856 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,061 94.4%
 Public transportation 14 0.1%
 Taxicab 29 0.3%
 Motorcycle 16 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 357 3.7%
 Worked at Home 118 1.2%
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 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 1,277 19.0%
 High School Graduate 4,074 60.6%
 Associate's degree 407 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 647 9.6%
 Master's degree 183 2.7%
 Professional school degree 92 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 41 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,109 78.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 809 15.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 337 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70460

ZIP Code 70460 is in the St. Tammany Parish School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70460.

Alton Elementary School
38276 North 5th Ave
Slidell, LA 70460
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Carolyn Park Middle School
35708 Liberty Dr
Slidell, LA 70460
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Bayou Woods Elementary School
35614 Liberty Dr
Slidell, LA 70460
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Henry Mayfield Elementary School
31820 Hwy 90 West
Slidell, LA 70460
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Harvest Christian Academy
37291 W Pinehill Dr
Slidell, LA 70460
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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