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ZIP Code 70638

Primary City:Elizabeth, LA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Allen Parish
Timezone: Central (2:14pm)
Coordinates:30.87, -92.80
ZIP (~1700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70638

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70638. 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 70638. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70638, 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:
Elizabeth, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70638 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70638 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 70638 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70638 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 937
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 389
Median Home Value $93,600
Land Area 28.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 343
Median Household Income $50,769

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male41354140202929303035232919169898
Female3646442827333137303329272219161765
Total778185684762606760685256413525251513

Gender

 Male 451 48%
 Female 486 52%
Gender

Race

 White 909 97.0%
 Black Or African American 9 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 1.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner73950635330217
Renter7211667943
Total1460666960392510

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 207 60%
 Single Guardian 54 16%
 Singles 74 22%
 Singles With Roommate 8 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 195 57%
 Households with Kids 148 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male511164947105101011551187773
Female737810610119776159974534
Total121423121910172114171717201420151112107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70638 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70638 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 70638 real estate data, the median home value of $93,600 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 70638. Rentals in 70638 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70638 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 937 100%
 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 144 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 126 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 73 19%
 Households Vacant 46 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 4 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 5%
 1 Bedroom 8 10%
 2 Bedroom 33 42%
 3+ Bedroom 33 42%
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 $50,769 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70638 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70638 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. However, that is not the case in 70638. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 285 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 136 20%
 No Earnings 248 37%
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 285 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 136 20%
 No Earnings 248 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 377 99.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 0.8%
 Worked at Home 0 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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 50 17.5%
 High School Graduate 182 63.6%
 Associate's degree 16 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 33 11.5%
 Master's degree 3 1.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 133 80.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 4.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 15.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70638

ZIP Code 70638 is in the Allen Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70638.

Elizabeth High School
440 Live Oak St
Elizabeth, LA 70638
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Allen Parish School District

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