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ZIP Code 70761

Primary City:Norwood, LA (View All Cities)
County: East Feliciana Parish
Timezone: Central (3:43am)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.0, -91.0
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70761

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70761. 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 70761. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70761, 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:
Norwood, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70761 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70761 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 70761 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70761 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 897
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 445
Median Home Value $61,300
Land Area 62.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 357
Median Household Income $34,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male182335403119212716383843332610972
Female262529243123221637303840312520161315
Total444864646242434353687683645130252017

Gender

 Male 436 49%
 Female 461 51%
Gender

Race

 White 391 43.6%
 Black Or African American 492 54.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner111933647546269
Renter561014211053
Total1625437896563112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 141 39%
 Single Guardian 96 27%
 Singles 108 30%
 Singles With Roommate 12 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 246 69%
 Households with Kids 111 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male33566335658810461481023
Female483575436312545275286
Total7118111387812820131498211312109

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70761 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70761 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 70761 real estate data, the median home value of $61,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70761 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70761 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70761 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 897 100%
 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 116 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 167 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 74 17%
 Households Vacant 88 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 8 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 42%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 5%
 1 Bedroom 7 9%
 2 Bedroom 56 69%
 3+ Bedroom 14 17%
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 $34,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70761 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, 70761 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 70761 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 241 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 190 24%
 No Earnings 352 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 241 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 190 24%
 No Earnings 352 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 352 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 4%
 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 percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 111 37%
 High School Graduate 172 57%
 Associate's degree 5 2%
 Bachelor's degree 9 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 3 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 108 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 37 26%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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