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ZIP Code 70516

Primary City:Branch, LA (View All Cities)
County: Acadia Parish
Timezone: Central (11:59am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.37, -92.30
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70516

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70516. 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 70516. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70516, 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:
Branch, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70516 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70516 is located in west 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 70516 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70516 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,546
Population Density 39 people per sq mi
Housing Units 581
Median Home Value $105,500
Land Area 39.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 534
Median Household Income $66,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male67718185475753344257534435282310114
Female61524680365654464161434935221523159
Total1281231271658311310780831189693705038332613

Gender

 Male 802 52%
 Female 744 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,356 87.7%
 Black Or African American 168 10.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1774711018551369
Renter92317149972
Total26978811594604311

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 306 57%
 Single Guardian 99 19%
 Singles 106 20%
 Singles With Roommate 23 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 303 57%
 Households with Kids 231 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male131910111710131516142014141923211791513
Female1310111511157910810814618171420115
Total2629212628252024262230222825413831292618

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70516 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 70516 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 70516 real estate data, the median home value of $105,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70516. Rentals in 70516 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70516 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,510 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 36 2%
 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 238 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 206 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 90 15%
 Households Vacant 47 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 6 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 11 100%
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 $66,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70516 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70516 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. In 70516 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 448 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 184 21%
 No Earnings 263 29%
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 448 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 184 21%
 No Earnings 263 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 467 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 4%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 60 16%
 High School Graduate 247 67%
 Associate's degree 35 10%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 26 7%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 177 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 21%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70516

ZIP Code 70516 is in the Amikids Inc. School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70516.

Amikids Acadiana
611 Celestine La Tortue Rd
Branch, LA 70516
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Amikids Inc. School District
Branch Elementary School
8362 Branch Hwy
Branch, LA 70516
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District

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