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ZIP Code 70734

Primary City:Geismar, LA (View All Cities)
County: Ascension Parish
Timezone: Central (4:15am)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.20, -91.01
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70734

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70734. 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 70734. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70734, 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:
Geismar, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70734 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70734 is located in south 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 70734 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70734 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,554
Population Density 269 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,578
Median Home Value $206,700
Land Area 28.04 sq mi
Water Area 3.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,451
Median Household Income $74,555

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3323553723141832262683663332842061991177648281212
Female3383503632941842373273893582572121881169047331921
Total67070573560836746359575569154141838723316695613133

Gender

 Male 3,731 49%
 Female 3,823 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,157 68.3%
 Black Or African American 2,089 27.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.3%
 Asian 75 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 114 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 91 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner283846864933331575217
Renter177210257341162
Total454567885503671685819

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,517 62%
 Single Guardian 516 21%
 Singles 337 14%
 Singles With Roommate 81 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,109 45%
 Households with Kids 1,342 55%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6056698267885764796578637888827171444644
Female6068837567786873647599546471627378503148
Total120124152157134166125137143140177117142159144144149947792

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70734 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70734 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 70734 real estate data, the median home value of $206,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70734. Rentals in 70734 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70734 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,554 100%
 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 1,743 68%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 407 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 301 12%
 Households Vacant 127 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 24.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Sale Only 35 27.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 11.8%
 For Migrant Workers 10 7.9%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 26.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 131 32%
 3+ Bedroom 274 68%
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 $74,555 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70734 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 70734. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,523 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 731 15%
 No Earnings 1,476 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 2,523 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 731 15%
 No Earnings 1,476 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,983 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 78 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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 293 15%
 High School Graduate 890 45%
 Associate's degree 119 6%
 Bachelor's degree 491 25%
 Master's degree 121 6%
 Professional school degree 49 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,311 68%
 Enrolled in Private School 428 22%
 Not Enrolled in School 176 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70734

ZIP Code 70734 is in the Ascension Parish School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70734.

Dutchtown Middle School
13078 Hwy 73
Geismar, LA 70734
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ascension Parish School District
Dutchtown Primary School
13046 Hwy 73
Geismar, LA 70734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ascension Parish School District
Spanish Lake Primary School
13323 Bluff Rd
Geismar, LA 70734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ascension Parish School District
Dutchtown High School
13165 Hwy 73
Geismar, LA 70734
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ascension Parish School District

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