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ZIP Code 70749

Primary City:Jarreau, LA (View All Cities)
County: Pointe Coupee Parish
Timezone: Central (12:33pm)
Coordinates:30.65, -91.41
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70749

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70749. 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 70749. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70749, 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:
Jarreau, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70749 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70749 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 70749 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70749 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,554
Population Density 63 people per sq mi
Housing Units 881
Median Home Value $139,000
Land Area 24.76 sq mi
Water Area 1.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 678
Median Household Income $42,716

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male27384840364344384457707069463315289
Female494845424041444245636173743429292020
Total7686938276848880891201311431438062444829

Gender

 Male 755 49%
 Female 799 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,361 87.6%
 Black Or African American 168 10.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner115765117135756020
Renter93022222912122
Total208787139164877222

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 339 50%
 Single Guardian 111 16%
 Singles 195 29%
 Singles With Roommate 33 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 498 73%
 Households with Kids 180 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male345813696413895138413965
Female1171521451199111010597881187
Total1411201027112015132418191022151221201412

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70749 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70749 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 70749 real estate data, the median home value of $139,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70749. Rentals in 70749 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70749 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,554 100%
 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 259 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 281 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 138 16%
 Households Vacant 203 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 15 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 120 59%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 10%
 2 Bedroom 15 16%
 3+ Bedroom 68 74%
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 $42,716 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70749 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 70749 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 70749. 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 507 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 225 20%
 No Earnings 400 35%
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 507 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 225 20%
 No Earnings 400 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 551 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 3%
 Worked at Home 100 15%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 70 14%
 High School Graduate 367 74%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 59 12%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 154 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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