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ZIP Code 70739

Primary City:Greenwell Springs, LA (View All Cities)
County: East Baton Rouge Parish
Timezone: Central (12:59am)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.6, -91.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70739

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70739. 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 70739. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70739, 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:
Greenwell Springs, LA
Acceptable:
Greenwel Spgs

Stats and Demographics for the 70739 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70739 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 70739 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 extremely 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 70739 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,486
Population Density 256 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,772
Median Home Value $183,600
Land Area 48.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,601
Median Household Income $73,424

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4344244634623653833953274244385014183733052041067756
Female38640341742334943637535842950848945043534020512911980
Total820827880885714819770685853946990868808645409235196136

Gender

 Male 6,155 49%
 Female 6,331 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,278 90.3%
 Black Or African American 947 7.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.3%
 Asian 52 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 46 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 124 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5452167892785359827574
Renter5517211911979412511
Total1096937971,04693263930085

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,901 63%
 Single Guardian 754 16%
 Singles 799 17%
 Singles With Roommate 147 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,888 63%
 Households with Kids 1,713 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male869381819175987387958410382998798103898571
Female68907981787294847510087955481859489837268
Total154183160162169147192157162195171198136180172192192172157139

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70739 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70739 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 70739 real estate data, the median home value of $183,600 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 70739. Rentals in 70739 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70739 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,480 100.0%
 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 2,676 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,304 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 621 13%
 Households Vacant 171 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 32 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 36 7%
 2 Bedroom 312 64%
 3+ Bedroom 142 29%
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 $73,424 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70739 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 70739. 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 5,152 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,523 23%
 No Earnings 3,189 29%
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 5,152 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,523 23%
 No Earnings 3,189 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,592 95.5%
 Public transportation 30 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 70 1.0%
 Worked at Home 196 2.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 199 5%
 High School Graduate 2,874 66%
 Associate's degree 66 2%
 Bachelor's degree 924 21%
 Master's degree 180 4%
 Professional school degree 58 1%
 Doctorate degree 52 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,923 69.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 569 20.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 273 9.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70739

ZIP Code 70739 is in the Special School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70739.

Eastern La Mental Health/Greenwell Sprgs
23260 Greenwell Springs Rd
Greenwell Springs, LA 70739
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Special School District
Bellingrath Hills Elementary School
6612 Audusson
Greenwell Springs, LA 70739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Community School District
St Alphonsus Liguori School
13940 Greenwell Springs Rd
Greenwell Springs, LA 70739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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