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ZIP Code 70730

Primary City:Ethel, LA (View All Cities)
County: East Feliciana Parish
Timezone: Central (8:22am)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.82, -91.12
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70730

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70730. 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 70730. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70730, 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:
Ethel, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70730 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70730 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 70730 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70730 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,499
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,509
Median Home Value $136,500
Land Area 68.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,355
Median Household Income $53,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8791114132931197890111118164128128866537176
Female115108123125108124701071081451591671268565374023
Total202199237257201243148197219263323295254171130745729

Gender

 Male 1,664 48%
 Female 1,835 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,013 57.5%
 Black Or African American 1,415 40.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.4%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 41 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner211071742822951838122
Renter104043363414112
Total311472173183291979224

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 707 52%
 Single Guardian 272 20%
 Singles 315 23%
 Singles With Roommate 61 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 947 70%
 Households with Kids 408 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2015142418172014222229221922242630292323
Female1820282220242018262826232521281827322028
Total3835424638414032485055454443524457614351

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70730 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70730 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 70730 real estate data, the median home value of $136,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70730 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70730 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70730 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,499 100%
 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 651 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 514 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 190 13%
 Households Vacant 154 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 12 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 96 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 35 25%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 103 75%
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 $53,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70730 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. 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 70730. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,300 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 630 21%
 No Earnings 1,137 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 1,300 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 630 21%
 No Earnings 1,137 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,485 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 2%
 Worked at Home 46 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 187 14.9%
 High School Graduate 876 70.0%
 Associate's degree 19 1.5%
 Bachelor's degree 132 10.6%
 Master's degree 18 1.4%
 Professional school degree 11 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 292 53%
 Enrolled in Private School 227 41%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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