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ZIP Code 70726

Primary City:Denham Springs, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Denham Springs
County: Livingston Parish
Timezone: Central (8:24am)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.4, -90.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70726

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70726. 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 70726. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70726, 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, Dennis Mills, Port Vincent

Stats and Demographics for the 70726 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70726 is located in central 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 70726 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 small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70726 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 50,583
Population Density 545 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,703
Median Home Value $155,600
Land Area 92.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,298
Median Household Income $57,246

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0712,1092,0281,8401,5991,8671,9001,8321,6951,6741,5961,3301,120792526383226170
Female2,0091,9111,8861,7601,5632,0331,9351,8611,7291,7331,6871,5091,278942667525425372
Total4,0804,0203,9143,6003,1623,9003,8353,6933,4243,4073,2832,8392,3981,7341,193908651542

Gender

 Male 24,758 49%
 Female 25,825 51%
Gender

Race

 White 45,382 89.7%
 Black Or African American 3,125 6.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 256 0.5%
 Asian 346 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 793 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 670 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3322,2772,7892,9412,5991,574851247
Renter5381,2751,08678850324917475
Total8703,5523,8753,7293,1021,8231,025322

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,589 52%
 Single Guardian 3,888 21%
 Singles 3,775 21%
 Singles With Roommate 1,046 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,627 58%
 Households with Kids 7,671 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male360456411423404387452393473437427380392392374389376355346310
Female404410412371370356377425383384416347381358327369387344333311
Total764866823794774743829818856821843727773750701758763699679621

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70726 has a small 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 70726 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 70726 real estate data, the median home value of $155,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70726 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70726 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70726 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 50,253 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 310 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,414 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,196 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,688 24%
 Households Vacant 1,405 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 547 38.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1.2%
 For Sale Only 305 21.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 97 6.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 406 28.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 329 7%
 1 Bedroom 632 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,650 33%
 3+ Bedroom 2,429 48%
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 $57,246 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70726 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 70726. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 18,557 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,727 22%
 No Earnings 12,532 31%
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 18,557 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,727 22%
 No Earnings 12,532 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23,370 96.2%
 Public transportation 100 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 238 1.0%
 Worked at Home 562 2.3%
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 2,640 16.1%
 High School Graduate 9,521 57.9%
 Associate's degree 1,013 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 2,668 16.2%
 Master's degree 378 2.3%
 Professional school degree 110 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 116 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,416 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,208 10.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,400 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70726

ZIP Code 70726 is in the Livingston Parish School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70726.

Eastside Elementary School
9735 Lockhart Rd
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Denham Springs Elementary School
306 North Range Ave
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Denham Springs Junior High School
401 Hatchell Ln
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Freshwater Elementary School
1025 Cockerham Rd
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Northside Elementary School
1090 Robbie St
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Seventh Ward Elementary School
24495 Hwy 16
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Southside Elementary School
1129 South Range Ave
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Southside Junior High School
26535 Hwy 16
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Lewis Vincent Elementary School
7686 Vincent Rd
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Gray'S Creek Elementary School
11400 La Hwy 1033
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Juban Parc Junior High School
12470 Brown Rd
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Juban Parc Elementary School
12555 Brown Rd
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
South Fork Elementary School
23000 Walker Rd South
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Denham Springs High School
1000 North Range Ave
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Denham Springs Freshman High School
940 Range Ave NE
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Livingston Parish School District
Community Christian Academy
400 N River Rd
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Southland Christian Academy
7000 Gloryland Way
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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