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ZIP Code 70668

Primary City:Vinton, LA (View All Cities)
County: Calcasieu Parish
Timezone: Central (6:19am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.2, -93.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70668

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70668. 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 70668. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70668, 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:
Vinton, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70668 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70668 is located in southwest 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 70668 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 70668 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,424
Population Density 45 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,810
Median Home Value $84,600
Land Area 143.96 sq mi
Water Area 2.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,490
Median Household Income $36,548

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male219217215239190209156168218274250203167152123803823
Female2312112272022011881971822452382711991701601351056358
Total45042844244139139735335046351252140233731225818510181

Gender

 Male 3,141 49%
 Female 3,283 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,365 83.5%
 Black Or African American 809 12.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.6%
 Asian 20 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 41 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 145 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4119027642335931618557
Renter701481231437841328
Total11133839956643735721765

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,235 50%
 Single Guardian 513 21%
 Singles 623 25%
 Singles With Roommate 119 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,657 67%
 Households with Kids 833 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5349444444434047435038404938444955523935
Female3462534144414935424548454346474248382740
Total871119785888489828595868592849191103906675

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70668 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70668 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 70668 real estate data, the median home value of $84,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70668 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70668 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70668 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,378 99.3%
 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 46 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 783 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,064 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 643 23%
 Households Vacant 320 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 91 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 19 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 134 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 1%
 1 Bedroom 65 9%
 2 Bedroom 317 42%
 3+ Bedroom 369 49%
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 $36,548 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70668 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, 70668 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 70668 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,092 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,024 18%
 No Earnings 2,449 44%
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 2,092 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,024 18%
 No Earnings 2,449 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,696 93.8%
 Public transportation 16 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 142 4.9%
 Worked at Home 21 0.7%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 723 30.3%
 High School Graduate 1,400 58.7%
 Associate's degree 96 4.0%
 Bachelor's degree 147 6.2%
 Master's degree 17 0.7%
 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 989 74.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 222 16.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 114 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70668

ZIP Code 70668 is in the Calcasieu Parish School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70668.

Vinton Elementary School
1610 Hampton St
Vinton, LA 70668
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Vinton Middle School
900 Horridge St
Vinton, LA 70668
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Vinton High School
1603 Grace St
Vinton, LA 70668
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District

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