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ZIP Code 70526

Primary City:Crowley, LA (View All Cities)
County: Acadia Parish
Timezone: Central (2:21pm)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.2, -92.4
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70526

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70526. 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 70526. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70526, 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:
Crowley, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70526 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70526 is located in southwest 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 70526 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70526 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,206
Population Density 154 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,101
Median Home Value $90,000
Land Area 124.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,178
Median Household Income $34,447

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male74771976371264860955150057766471858242434726719218496
Female708676700696626629602497603711718623504430368332244239
Total1,4551,3951,4631,4081,2741,2381,1539971,1801,3751,4361,205928777635524428335

Gender

 Male 9,300 48%
 Female 9,906 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,746 71.6%
 Black Or African American 4,972 25.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.2%
 Asian 70 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 111 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 260 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner74416642972893677571169
Renter31763045455538424312655
Total3911,0461,0961,5271,277920697224

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,038 42%
 Single Guardian 1,831 26%
 Singles 1,937 27%
 Singles With Roommate 372 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,549 63%
 Households with Kids 2,629 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male132158160145154146144131144143155164146155151142157121141137
Female150150127134129138130139140144140143130143151135136139135121
Total282308287279283284274270284287295307276298302277293260276258

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70526 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70526 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 70526 real estate data, the median home value of $90,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70526. Rentals in 70526 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70526 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,669 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 241 1.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 158 0.8%
 Other Institutional 7 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 131 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,036 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,378 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,764 34%
 Households Vacant 923 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 339 36.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1.8%
 For Sale Only 58 6.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 79 8.6%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 390 42.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 125 5%
 1 Bedroom 268 10%
 2 Bedroom 1,136 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,208 44%
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 $34,447 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70526 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, 70526 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 70526 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,247 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,342 22%
 No Earnings 6,653 44%
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 5,247 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,342 22%
 No Earnings 6,653 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,636 93.4%
 Public transportation 15 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 37 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 299 4.2%
 Worked at Home 118 1.7%
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. 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 1,955 33.1%
 High School Graduate 3,068 52.0%
 Associate's degree 327 5.5%
 Bachelor's degree 387 6.6%
 Master's degree 75 1.3%
 Professional school degree 79 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,965 59.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,274 25.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 726 14.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70526

ZIP Code 70526 is in the Acadia Parish School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70526.

Crowley Middle School
401 West Northern Ave
Crowley, LA 70526
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District
Crowley Kindergarten School
1119 North Parkerson Ave
Crowley, LA 70526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District
North Crowley Elementary School
820 West Fifteenth St
Crowley, LA 70526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District
Ross Elementary School
1809 West Hutchinson Ave
Crowley, LA 70526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District
South Crowley Elementary School
1102 South Parkerson Ave
Crowley, LA 70526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District
Crowley High School
263 Hensgens Rd
Crowley, LA 70526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Acadia Parish School District
Redemptorist Catholic School
606 S Avenue N
Crowley, LA 70526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Michael Elementary School
805 E Northern Ave
Crowley, LA 70526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Northside Christian School
809 E Northern Ave
Crowley, LA 70526
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Notre Dame High School
910 N Eastern Ave
Crowley, LA 70526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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