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ZIP Code 70537

Primary City:Evangeline, LA (View All Cities)
County: Acadia Parish
Timezone: Central (6:33am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.26, -92.57
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70537

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70537. 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 70537. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70537, 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:
Evangeline, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70537 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70537 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 70537 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 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 70537 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 541
Population Density 92 people per sq mi
Housing Units 235
Median Home Value $36,100
Land Area 5.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 200
Median Household Income $33,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2421241681519121329161419911941
Female182518121823161616202013117181088
Total42464228263835282949362730162919129

Gender

 Male 264 49%
 Female 277 51%
Gender

Race

 White 519 95.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.9%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 12 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22126422823235
Renter29292231
Total43028513025266

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 107 54%
 Single Guardian 35 18%
 Singles 49 25%
 Singles With Roommate 9 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 123 62%
 Households with Kids 77 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male368537614233124236321
Female25155356625245122707
Total511910810117104851693581028

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70537 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70537 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 70537 real estate data, the median home value of $36,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70537 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 541 100%
 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 53 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 117 50%
 Renter Occupied Households 30 13%
 Households Vacant 35 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 74%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $33,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70537 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. 70537 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70537 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 70537 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 194 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 140 31%
 No Earnings 125 27%
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 194 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 140 31%
 No Earnings 125 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 253 80%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 20%
 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 72 40%
 High School Graduate 108 60%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 95 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70537

ZIP Code 70537 is in the Acadia Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70537.

Evangeline Elementary School
1448 Old Evangeline Hwy
Evangeline, LA 70537
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District

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