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ZIP Code 70548

Primary City:Kaplan, LA (View All Cities)
County: Vermilion Parish
Timezone: Central (8:38am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.8, -92.3
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70548

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70548. 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 70548. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70548, 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:
Kaplan, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70548 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70548 is located in southwest Louisiana and covers an extremely large 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 70548 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70548 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,353
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,026
Median Home Value $84,400
Land Area 510.04 sq mi
Water Area 28.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,041
Median Household Income $37,330

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3843713683392593563013103263794042972671981811379250
Female367384344295305364332305322409406354290196193196134138
Total751755712634564720633615648788810651557394374333226188

Gender

 Male 5,019 48%
 Female 5,334 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,296 89.8%
 Black Or African American 774 7.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.2%
 Asian 78 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 60 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 121 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner66383513706595407323112
Renter93236157188105865516
Total159619670894700493378128

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,049 51%
 Single Guardian 748 19%
 Singles 1,025 25%
 Singles With Roommate 219 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,648 66%
 Households with Kids 1,393 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8169896881588272788584716365577479656448
Female6572768487697387687070685977687144595378
Total146141165152168127155159146155154139122142125145123124117126

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70548 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70548 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 70548 real estate data, the median home value of $84,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70548 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70548 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70548 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,239 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 93 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,504 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,601 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 936 19%
 Households Vacant 985 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 73 7.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.3%
 For Sale Only 35 3.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 479 48.6%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 376 38.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 190 23%
 2 Bedroom 315 38%
 3+ Bedroom 334 40%
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 $37,330 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70548 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, 70548 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. Most commuters in 70548 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 2,206 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,049 26%
 No Earnings 3,638 46%
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 2,206 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,049 26%
 No Earnings 3,638 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,342 96.7%
 Public transportation 11 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 54 1.6%
 Worked at Home 50 1.4%
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 902 30.6%
 High School Graduate 1,561 52.9%
 Associate's degree 104 3.5%
 Bachelor's degree 265 9.0%
 Master's degree 73 2.5%
 Professional school degree 16 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 29 1.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,736 84.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 134 6.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 192 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70548

ZIP Code 70548 is in the Vermilion Parish School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70548.

Kaplan Elementary School
608 North Eleazar Ave
Kaplan, LA 70548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vermilion Parish School District
Rene A. Rost Middle School
112 West Sixth St
Kaplan, LA 70548
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Vermilion Parish School District
Kaplan High School
200 East Pirate Ln
Kaplan, LA 70548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vermilion Parish School District
Maltrait Memorial Catholic School
612 N Hebert Ave - One Crusader Sq
Kaplan, LA 70548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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