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ZIP Code 70669

Primary City:Westlake, LA (View All Cities)
County: Calcasieu Parish
Timezone: Central (2:05am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.25, -93.26
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70669

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70669. 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 70669. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70669, 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:
Westlake, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70669 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70669 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 70669 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70669 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,131
Population Density 330 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,325
Median Home Value $99,600
Land Area 30.68 sq mi
Water Area 3.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,914
Median Household Income $46,862

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male395385369337312329356307272348365341274184165926647
Female33935432434632236331729429937142033530122721114913283
Total734739693683634692673601571719785676575411376241198130

Gender

 Male 4,944 49%
 Female 5,187 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,405 83.0%
 Black Or African American 1,402 13.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 57 0.6%
 Asian 39 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 74 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 151 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5738543265060543227692
Renter100249175181133894414
Total157634607831738521320106

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,998 51%
 Single Guardian 740 19%
 Singles 986 25%
 Singles With Roommate 190 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,538 65%
 Households with Kids 1,376 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7578918080599084729773764578776576576263
Female5269738670795759896671696256646975865274
Total127147164166150138147143161163144145107134141134151143114137

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70669 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70669 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 70669 real estate data, the median home value of $99,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70669 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70669 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70669 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,131 100%
 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 1,677 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,252 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 985 23%
 Households Vacant 411 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 139 33.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Sale Only 41 10.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 9.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 185 45.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 81 9%
 2 Bedroom 291 32%
 3+ Bedroom 533 59%
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 $46,862 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70669 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, 70669 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 70669 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 3,086 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,628 21%
 No Earnings 2,893 38%
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 3,086 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,628 21%
 No Earnings 2,893 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,050 97.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 87 2.1%
 Worked at Home 31 0.7%
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 425 13.8%
 High School Graduate 1,938 63.1%
 Associate's degree 213 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 382 12.4%
 Master's degree 108 3.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,948 84.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 203 8.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 155 6.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70669

ZIP Code 70669 is in the Calcasieu Parish School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70669.

S. P. Arnett Middle School
400 Sulphur Ave
Westlake, LA 70669
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Western Heights Elementary School
1100 Elizabeth St
Westlake, LA 70669
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Westwood Elementary School
1900 Sampson St
Westlake, LA 70669
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District
Westlake High School
1000 Garden Dr
Westlake, LA 70669
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District

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