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ZIP Code 70546

Primary City:Jennings, LA (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson Davis Parish
Timezone: Central (5:57am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.3, -92.7
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70546

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70546. 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 70546. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70546, 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:
Jennings, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70546 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70546 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 70546 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 70546 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,425
Population Density 109 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,710
Median Home Value $88,600
Land Area 151.33 sq mi
Water Area 1.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,010
Median Household Income $41,711

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male637622625628500528488437461572594440365344252197183133
Female607564567630483522437531488647595503483360314272228188
Total1,2441,1861,1921,2589831,0509259689491,2191,189943848704566469411321

Gender

 Male 8,006 49%
 Female 8,419 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,772 77.8%
 Black Or African American 3,184 19.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.3%
 Asian 41 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 91 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 284 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner955116791,001835637443153
Renter15734830629721118211837
Total2528599851,2981,046819561190

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,913 48%
 Single Guardian 1,320 22%
 Singles 1,567 26%
 Singles With Roommate 210 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,760 63%
 Households with Kids 2,250 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1041441541131309814712412312713011113712013413710613411795
Female10812412012212512210993115118981061201251281271331479591
Total212268274235255220256217238245228217257245262264239281212186

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70546 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 70546 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 70546 real estate data, the median home value of $88,600 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 70546. Rentals in 70546 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70546 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,954 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 120 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 308 1.9%
 Other Institutional 19 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,250 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,104 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,656 25%
 Households Vacant 700 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 133 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 65 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 84 12%
 For Migrant Workers 15 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 373 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 73 4%
 1 Bedroom 260 15%
 2 Bedroom 688 41%
 3+ Bedroom 666 39%
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 $41,711 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70546 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. 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 70546 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 4,093 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,608 22%
 No Earnings 5,341 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 4,093 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,608 22%
 No Earnings 5,341 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,153 90.8%
 Public transportation 54 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 290 5.1%
 Worked at Home 157 2.8%
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 1,307 26.0%
 High School Graduate 2,928 58.2%
 Associate's degree 235 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 327 6.5%
 Master's degree 154 3.1%
 Professional school degree 78 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,817 77.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 494 13.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 323 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70546

ZIP Code 70546 is in the Jefferson Davis Parish School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70546.

Hathaway High School
4040 Pine Island Hwy
Jennings, LA 70546
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jefferson Davis Parish School District
Ward Elementary School
208 East Shankland Ave
Jennings, LA 70546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Davis Parish School District
Jennings Elementary School
620 Florence St
Jennings, LA 70546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson Davis Parish School District
Jennings High School
2310 North Sherman St
Jennings, LA 70546
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson Davis Parish School District
Our Lady Immaculate School
600 Roberts Ave
Jennings, LA 70546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bethel Christian School
15147 Highway 102
Jennings, LA 70546
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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