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ZIP Code 70706

Primary City:Denham Springs, LA (View All Cities)
County: Livingston Parish
Timezone: Central (2:34am)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.6, -90.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70706

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70706. 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 70706. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70706, 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:
Denham Springs, LA
Acceptable:
Denham Spgs

Stats and Demographics for the 70706 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70706 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 70706 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 70706 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,752
Population Density 403 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,449
Median Home Value $164,800
Land Area 51.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,068
Median Household Income $67,098

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7899399338515376437728368427296935054082972201525642
Female7958449058045527767529038138046505464623432311689466
Total1,5841,7831,8381,6551,0891,4191,5241,7391,6551,5331,3431,051870640451320150108

Gender

 Male 10,244 49%
 Female 10,508 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,381 93.4%
 Black Or African American 889 4.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 85 0.4%
 Asian 101 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 94 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 199 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1351,0801,5601,4491,00162329157
Renter662372351559549305
Total2011,3171,7951,6041,09667232162

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,560 65%
 Single Guardian 1,205 17%
 Singles 1,063 15%
 Singles With Roommate 240 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,656 52%
 Households with Kids 3,412 48%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male152164175173211178179171200187193187179187193180182155141115
Female138166178184163172158169182218171175167174178190173147116120
Total290330353357374350337340382405364362346361371370355302257235

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70706 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70706 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 70706 real estate data, the median home value of $164,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70706. Rentals in 70706 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70706 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,746 100.0%
 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 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,663 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,533 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 872 12%
 Households Vacant 381 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 105 27.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1.3%
 For Sale Only 109 28.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 7.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 3.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 30.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 87 11%
 2 Bedroom 205 26%
 3+ Bedroom 510 64%
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 $67,098 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70706 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, 70706 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. In 70706 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,762 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,690 22%
 No Earnings 4,949 30%
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 7,762 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,690 22%
 No Earnings 4,949 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,030 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 101 1%
 Worked at Home 108 1%
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 815 12.5%
 High School Graduate 4,209 64.4%
 Associate's degree 345 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 959 14.7%
 Master's degree 136 2.1%
 Professional school degree 43 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 26 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,157 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 671 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 312 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70706

ZIP Code 70706 is in the Livingston Parish School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70706.

Live Oak Elementary School
35194 Old Hwy 16
Denham Springs, LA 70706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Live Oak Middle School
8444 Cecil Dr
Watson, LA 70706
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
North Live Oak Elementary School
36605 Outback Rd
Denham Springs, LA 70706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Amite Christian School
7100 Amite Church Rd
Denham Springs, LA 70706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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