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ZIP Code 70462

Primary City:Springfield, LA (View All Cities)
County: Livingston Parish
Timezone: Central (2:29pm)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.4, -90.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70462

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70462. 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 70462. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70462, 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:
Springfield, LA
Unacceptable:
Head Of Island, Killian

Stats and Demographics for the 70462 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70462 is located in central 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 70462 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70462 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,699
Population Density 71 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,839
Median Home Value $147,000
Land Area 80.15 sq mi
Water Area 1.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,262
Median Household Income $46,042

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16717820518015314716018618222126921718515098624330
Female183176190173172182182152194216237238168153107644930
Total3503543953533253293423383764375064553533032051269260

Gender

 Male 2,833 50%
 Female 2,866 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,753 83.4%
 Black Or African American 858 15.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 8 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 17 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 50 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5521629545342629714141
Renter387674624428124
Total9329236951547032515345

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,176 52%
 Single Guardian 425 19%
 Singles 542 24%
 Singles With Roommate 119 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,535 68%
 Households with Kids 727 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3838303045293037373650325136344035462522
Female3739354039344132305440313530303729463141
Total7577657084637169679090638666647764925663

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70462 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70462 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 70462 real estate data, the median home value of $147,000 is slightly less than average 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 70462. Rentals in 70462 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70462 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,699 100%
 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 975 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 949 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 338 12%
 Households Vacant 577 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 6.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Sale Only 124 21.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 275 47.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 127 22.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 1%
 1 Bedroom 41 14%
 2 Bedroom 167 57%
 3+ Bedroom 83 28%
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 $46,042 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70462 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 70462. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,759 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 736 18%
 No Earnings 1,691 40%
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 1,759 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 736 18%
 No Earnings 1,691 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,078 97.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.1%
 Worked at Home 48 2.3%
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 217 12.7%
 High School Graduate 1,108 64.8%
 Associate's degree 132 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 180 10.5%
 Master's degree 51 3.0%
 Professional school degree 4 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 17 1.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 916 88.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 4.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 75 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70462

ZIP Code 70462 is in the Livingston Parish School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70462.

Springfield Middle School
24145 Coates Rd
Springfield, LA 70462
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Springfield Elementary School
25190 Blood River Rd
Springfield, LA 70462
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Springfield High School
32000 Hwy 42
Springfield, LA 70462
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Livingston Parish School District

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