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ZIP Code 70577

Primary City:Port Barre, LA (View All Cities)
County: St. Landry Parish
Timezone: Central (2:19am)
Coordinates:30.6, -91.9
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70577

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70577. 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 70577. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70577, 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:
Port Barre, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70577 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70577 is located in central 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 70577 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70577 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,645
Population Density 77 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,046
Median Home Value $60,000
Land Area 59.98 sq mi
Water Area 1.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,761
Median Household Income $42,784

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1861871591751551431351361561861791271059477562918
Female18116318214717917114012015318917613510010468595223
Total3673503413223343142752563093753552622051981451158141

Gender

 Male 2,303 50%
 Female 2,342 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,813 82.1%
 Black Or African American 728 15.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.3%
 Asian 16 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 62 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4819823734624419211927
Renter398157694426268
Total8727929441528821814535

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 896 51%
 Single Guardian 367 21%
 Singles 430 24%
 Singles With Roommate 68 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,110 63%
 Households with Kids 651 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4040323634354048302537373822282949363331
Female3437373828303528424236353831283528282834
Total7477697462657576726773727653566477646165

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70577 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70577 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 70577 real estate data, the median home value of $60,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70577 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70577 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70577 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,645 100%
 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 634 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 777 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 350 17%
 Households Vacant 285 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 10 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 149 52%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 35 8%
 1 Bedroom 54 13%
 2 Bedroom 117 27%
 3+ Bedroom 226 52%
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 $42,784 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70577 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. Most commuters in 70577 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 1,683 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 433 13%
 No Earnings 1,096 34%
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 1,683 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 433 13%
 No Earnings 1,096 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,887 95.4%
 Public transportation 11 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 1.5%
 Worked at Home 52 2.6%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 289 22.9%
 High School Graduate 876 69.4%
 Associate's degree 32 2.5%
 Bachelor's degree 61 4.8%
 Master's degree 4 0.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 909 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 151 13.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 78 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70577

ZIP Code 70577 is in the St. Landry Parish School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70577.

Port Barre Elementary School
199 O G Track Rd
Port Barre, LA 70577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Landry Parish School District
Port Barre Middle School
846 Saizan St
Port Barre, LA 70577
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Landry Parish School District
Port Barre High School
846 Saizan St
Port Barre, LA 70577
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. Landry Parish School District
Good Shepherd Montessori School
118 Ashton Rd
Port Barre, LA 70577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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