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ZIP Code 70760

Primary City:New Roads, LA (View All Cities)
County: Pointe Coupee Parish
Timezone: Central (1:48am)
Coordinates:30.7, -91.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70760

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70760. 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 70760. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70760, 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:
New Roads, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70760 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70760 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 70760 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70760 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,993
Population Density 214 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,247
Median Home Value $108,100
Land Area 32.67 sq mi
Water Area 5.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,825
Median Household Income $33,176

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2432342402721932261561321532302412451981461031126255
Female244223200262217205183151198285287301237184154147133141
Total487457440534410431339283351515528546435330257259195196

Gender

 Male 3,241 46%
 Female 3,752 54%
Gender

Race

 White 2,343 33.5%
 Black Or African American 4,507 64.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.1%
 Asian 30 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 53 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 50 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1815618837843028723491
Renter8218214223315910410932
Total100338330611589391343123

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,007 36%
 Single Guardian 800 28%
 Singles 900 32%
 Singles With Roommate 118 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,926 68%
 Households with Kids 899 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3951434351494529605944524243505857495836
Female5354455329504458423336444443555459445046
Total9210588968099898710292809686861051121169310882

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70760 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70760 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 70760 real estate data, the median home value of $108,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70760 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70760 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70760 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,877 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 116 2%
 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 831 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 951 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,043 32%
 Households Vacant 422 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 16.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 27 6.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 130 30.8%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.9%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 42.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 3%
 1 Bedroom 186 22%
 2 Bedroom 339 39%
 3+ Bedroom 315 37%
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 $33,176 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70760 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70760 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. Most commuters in 70760 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,705 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,025 20%
 No Earnings 2,279 45%
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 1,705 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,025 20%
 No Earnings 2,279 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,090 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 144 6%
 Worked at Home 34 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 614 31.4%
 High School Graduate 836 42.8%
 Associate's degree 55 2.8%
 Bachelor's degree 304 15.6%
 Master's degree 79 4.0%
 Professional school degree 11 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 54 2.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 777 59%
 Enrolled in Private School 399 30%
 Not Enrolled in School 136 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70760

ZIP Code 70760 is in the Pointe Coupee Parish School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70760.

Rosenwald Elementary School
1100 New Rds St
New Roads, LA 70760
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pointe Coupee Parish School District
Catholic High School of Pointe Coupee
504 4th St W
New Roads, LA 70760
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Catholic Elementary of Pointe Coupee
304 Napoleon St
New Roads, LA 70760
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
False River Academy
201 Major Pkwy
New Roads, LA 70760
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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