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ZIP Code 70563

Primary City:New Iberia, LA (View All Cities)
County: Iberia Parish
Timezone: Central (5:42am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.0, -91.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70563

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70563. 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 70563. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70563, 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:
New Iberia, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70563 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70563 is located in south 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 70563 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70563 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,502
Population Density 296 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,495
Median Home Value $142,000
Land Area 62.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,931
Median Household Income $62,208

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male 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
Male58369375973052351852154557469473162649636626920114298
Female582622724643521531529587669750781624516411323234197189
Total1,1651,3151,4831,3731,0441,0491,0501,1321,2431,4441,5121,2501,012777592435339287

Gender

 Male 9,069 49%
 Female 9,433 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,947 80.8%
 Black Or African American 2,941 15.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 67 0.4%
 Asian 168 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 153 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 223 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner906379831,3971,186777519171
Renter107294238215150674159
Total1979311,2211,6121,336844560230

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,930 57%
 Single Guardian 1,251 18%
 Singles 1,509 22%
 Singles With Roommate 241 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,290 62%
 Households with Kids 2,641 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male121114119130122131137150153148166148159138160154165143108115
Female113109117127117127123124131159138139137151130119148128118127
Total234223236257239258260274284307304287296289290273313271226242

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70563 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70563 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 70563 real estate data, the median home value of $142,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70563. Rentals in 70563 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70563 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,500 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,385 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,375 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,171 16%
 Households Vacant 564 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 122 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 74 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 290 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 67 6%
 1 Bedroom 120 12%
 2 Bedroom 304 29%
 3+ Bedroom 548 53%
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 $62,208 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70563 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. More commuters in 70563 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 6,268 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,398 24%
 No Earnings 4,739 33%
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 6,268 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,398 24%
 No Earnings 4,739 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,868 95.0%
 Public transportation 11 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 227 2.7%
 Worked at Home 179 2.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 684 11.9%
 High School Graduate 3,344 58.1%
 Associate's degree 334 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 917 15.9%
 Master's degree 236 4.1%
 Professional school degree 225 3.9%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,772 70.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,030 26.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 151 3.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70563

ZIP Code 70563 is in the Iberia Parish School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70563.

Dodson Street Elementary School
420 Dodson St
New Iberia, LA 70563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
North Lewis Elementary School
604 North Lewis St
New Iberia, LA 70563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Daspit Road Elementary School
1103 Daspit Rd
New Iberia, LA 70563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Belle Place Middle School
4110 Loreauville Rd
New Iberia, LA 70563
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Highland Baptist Christian School
708 Angers St
New Iberia, LA 70563
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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