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ZIP Code 70714

Primary City:Baker, LA (View All Cities)
County: East Baton Rouge Parish
Timezone: Central (10:02pm)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.59, -91.13
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70714

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70714. 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 70714. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70714, 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:
Baker, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70714 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70714 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 70714 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70714 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,803
Population Density 575 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,631
Median Home Value $125,500
Land Area 34.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,128
Median Household Income $44,439

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male72475976586865159556250554764069458747137326918414765
Female650712684782687680664660684746812694561452352261178138
Total1,3741,4711,4491,6501,3381,2751,2261,1651,2311,3861,5061,2811,032825621445325203

Gender

 Male 9,406 47%
 Female 10,397 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,273 31.7%
 Black Or African American 13,131 66.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.3%
 Asian 51 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 75 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 209 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner886078741,2961,165808452118
Renter167475392336198924812
Total2551,0821,2661,6321,363900500130

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,180 45%
 Single Guardian 2,117 30%
 Singles 1,571 22%
 Singles With Roommate 260 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,386 62%
 Households with Kids 2,742 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male122164149157126165157147164179144143133166179187195155152148
Female132105136137140144119156153144136139135130172180173132125146
Total254269285294266309276303317323280282268296351367368287277294

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70714 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70714 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 70714 real estate data, the median home value of $125,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70714 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70714 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70714 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,504 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 94 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 172 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,794 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,614 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,720 23%
 Households Vacant 503 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 120 23.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.8%
 For Sale Only 80 15.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 2.4%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 277 55.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 194 9%
 2 Bedroom 815 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,040 51%
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 $44,439 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70714 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. 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 70714. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 6,110 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,946 25%
 No Earnings 5,783 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 6,110 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,946 25%
 No Earnings 5,783 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,363 95.4%
 Public transportation 34 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 186 2.1%
 Worked at Home 182 2.1%
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 889 17%
 High School Graduate 3,322 63%
 Associate's degree 170 3%
 Bachelor's degree 559 11%
 Master's degree 179 3%
 Professional school degree 46 1%
 Doctorate degree 81 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,321 78.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 596 14.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 293 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70714

ZIP Code 70714 is in the City of Baker School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70714.

Baker Heights Elementary School
3750 Harding St
Baker, LA 70714
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Baker School District
Baker Middle School
5903 Groom Rd
Baker, LA 70714
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: City of Baker School District
Bakerfield Elementary School
2550 South St
Baker, LA 70714
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Baker School District
Park Ridge Academic Magnet School
5905 Groom Rd
Baker, LA 70714
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: City of Baker School District
White Hills Elementary School
5300 Bentley Dr
Baker, LA 70714
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Baker High School
3200 Groom Rd
Baker, LA 70714
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City of Baker School District
Central Private School
12801 Centerra Ct
Central, LA 70714
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bethany Christian School
13855 Plank Rd
Baker, LA 70714
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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