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ZIP Code 70743

Primary City:Hester, LA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: St. James Parish
Timezone: Central (8:16pm)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.03, -90.77
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70743

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70743. 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 70743. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70743, 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:
Hester, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70743 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70743 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 70743 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70743 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 350
Population Density 141 people per sq mi
Housing Units 133
Median Home Value $116,000
Land Area 2.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 128
Median Household Income $146,111

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1915151914913519131311746713
Female61441410891114111081255628
Total2529193324172216332423191991113311

Gender

 Male 193 55%
 Female 157 45%
Gender

Race

 White 329 94.0%
 Black Or African American 18 5.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3152226199119
Renter05322110
Total32025282110129

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 75 59%
 Single Guardian 19 15%
 Singles 29 23%
 Singles With Roommate 5 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 75 59%
 Households with Kids 53 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male31827232117124524624
Female12013132500112325310
Total438310364617236849934

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70743 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70743 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 70743 real estate data, the median home value of $116,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 70743 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70743 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 350 100%
 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 58 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 56 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 14 11%
 Households Vacant 5 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 60%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 100%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $146,111 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70743 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 70743 can expect to fall in that range. 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 143 76%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17 9%
 No Earnings 28 15%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 143 76%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17 9%
 No Earnings 28 15%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 151 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 6%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 14 16%
 High School Graduate 53 62%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 15 17%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 4 5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 14 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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