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ZIP Code 70532

Primary City:Elton, LA (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson Davis Parish
Timezone: Central (4:47am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.5, -92.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70532

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70532. 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 70532. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70532, 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:
Elton, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70532 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70532 is located in west 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 70532 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70532 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,685
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,237
Median Home Value $74,500
Land Area 97.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,055
Median Household Income $44,795

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male941091061067478776779978977855646302310
Female1028210411279887073939210287786864312928
Total196191210218153166147140172189191164163124110615238

Gender

 Male 1,303 49%
 Female 1,382 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,599 59.6%
 Black Or African American 658 24.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 325 12.1%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 83 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner26951401751731237626
Renter22512936382997
Total481461692112111528533

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 509 48%
 Single Guardian 219 21%
 Singles 297 28%
 Singles With Roommate 30 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 681 65%
 Households with Kids 374 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2316201924261922181925212021212822211415
Female241926222418815172017191830262620251512
Total4735464148442737353942403851475442462927

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70532 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70532 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 70532 real estate data, the median home value of $74,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70532 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70532 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70532 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,685 100%
 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 341 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 493 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 221 18%
 Households Vacant 182 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 9.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1.6%
 For Sale Only 5 2.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 11.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 129 70.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 74 29%
 2 Bedroom 92 36%
 3+ Bedroom 88 35%
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 $44,795 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70532 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, 70532 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 70532 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 1,112 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 208 9%
 No Earnings 901 41%
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 1,112 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 208 9%
 No Earnings 901 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,195 99%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 1%
 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 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 206 23.7%
 High School Graduate 490 56.4%
 Associate's degree 49 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 113 13.0%
 Master's degree 7 0.8%
 Professional school degree 4 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 441 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70532

ZIP Code 70532 is in the Jefferson Davis Parish School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70532.

Elton High School
903 Second St
Elton, LA 70532
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jefferson Davis Parish School District
Elton Elementary School
614 Powell Rd
Elton, LA 70532
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Davis Parish School District
Indian Bible Academy
152 Indian Church Rd
Elton, LA 70532
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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