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ZIP Code 70663

Primary City:Sulphur, LA (View All Cities)
County: Calcasieu Parish
Timezone: Central (3:41am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.3, -93.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70663

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70663. 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 70663. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70663, 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:
Sulphur, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70663 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70663 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 70663 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 70663 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,150
Population Density 291 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,008
Median Home Value $109,300
Land Area 96.78 sq mi
Water Area 1.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,817
Median Household Income $45,326

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0331,0019939598779769008258509311,011956733531381325212131
Female1,0409779669928521,0339338858711,0531,044956784625487404362261
Total2,0731,9781,9591,9511,7292,0091,8331,7101,7211,9842,0551,9121,5171,156868729574392

Gender

 Male 13,625 48%
 Female 14,525 52%
Gender

Race

 White 25,314 89.9%
 Black Or African American 1,807 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 123 0.4%
 Asian 161 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.1%
 Other Race 217 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 505 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1361,0361,2821,7351,6661,076750217
Renter34377851251836621613452
Total4791,8141,7942,2532,0321,292884269

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,425 50%
 Single Guardian 2,124 20%
 Singles 2,673 25%
 Singles With Roommate 595 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,969 64%
 Households with Kids 3,848 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male204216190203210176208194213204211181186211201193202161202180
Female193211227195195205199183195203176220183184193208220192179156
Total397427417398405381407377408407387401369395394401422353381336

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70663 has a slightly less 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 70663 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 70663 real estate data, the median home value of $109,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70663 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70663 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70663 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,917 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 195 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 38 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,418 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,480 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,919 24%
 Households Vacant 1,191 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 511 42.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1.3%
 For Sale Only 108 9.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 106 8.9%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 412 34.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 0.2%
 1 Bedroom 440 17.0%
 2 Bedroom 1,015 39.3%
 3+ Bedroom 1,123 43.5%
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 $45,326 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70663 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, 70663 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. More commuters in 70663 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,841 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,430 20%
 No Earnings 8,482 39%
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 8,841 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,430 20%
 No Earnings 8,482 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,149 95.5%
 Public transportation 12 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 79 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 280 2.4%
 Worked at Home 156 1.3%
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 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 1,218 14.3%
 High School Graduate 5,291 61.9%
 Associate's degree 570 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,089 12.7%
 Master's degree 256 3.0%
 Professional school degree 84 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 34 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,273 84.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 422 6.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 536 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70663

ZIP Code 70663 is in the Calcasieu Parish School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70663.

Jake Drost School for Exceptional Children
1100 North Crocker St
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Frasch Elementary School
540 South Huntington
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
W. T. Henning Elementary School
774 Henning Dr
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
E. K. Key Elementary School
1201 East Burton St
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Leblanc Middle School
1100 North Crocker
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
W. W. Lewis Middle School
1752 Cypress
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Maplewood Middle School
4401 Maplewood Dr
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Richard W. Vincent Elementary School
1634 Beglis Parkway
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Vincent Settlement Elementary School
1072 Vincent Settlement Rd
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Sulphur High School
100 Sycamore St
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Our Lady'S School
1111 Cypress St
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hope Christian School
4501 Maplewood Dr
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Little Learners Montessori
73 Center Cir
Sulphur, LA 70663
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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