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ZIP Code 70806

Primary City:Baton Rouge, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Goodwood
County: East Baton Rouge Parish
Timezone: Central (7:06pm)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.45, -91.12
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70806

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70806. 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 70806. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70806, 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:
Baton Rouge, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70806 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70806 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70806 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70806 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,706
Population Density 3,234 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,256
Median Home Value $185,900
Land Area 8.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,907
Median Household Income $38,504

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0229188027461,1391,3451,044900782855868833672433269199195200
Female1,0508867958821,4681,5311,1208838729271,025909783543444367407592
Total2,0721,8041,5971,6282,6072,8762,1641,7831,6541,7821,8931,7421,455976713566602792

Gender

 Male 13,222 46%
 Female 15,484 54%
Gender

Race

 White 13,500 47.0%
 Black Or African American 14,073 49.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.2%
 Asian 436 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1%
 Other Race 298 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 319 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner767199191,0841,207734533293
Renter1,0912,1221,0891,236859424276245
Total1,1672,8412,0082,3202,0661,158809538

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,373 26%
 Single Guardian 3,061 24%
 Singles 5,188 40%
 Singles With Roommate 1,285 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,471 73%
 Households with Kids 3,436 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male210194195189151208185192182176173154146153139125167166149177
Female237214185177180172181190163190150158159138166166189175186227
Total447408380366331380366382345366323312305291305291356341335404

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70806 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 70806 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 70806 real estate data, the median home value of $185,900 is slightly higher 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 70806. Rentals in 70806 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70806 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,921 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 24 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 608 2.1%
 Other Institutional 8 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 130 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,786 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,779 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,342 52%
 Households Vacant 1,349 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 803 60%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1%
 For Sale Only 108 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 329 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 180 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,524 36%
 2 Bedroom 3,224 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,092 16%
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 $38,504 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70806 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 70806 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,642 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,452 24%
 No Earnings 7,450 33%
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 9,642 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,452 24%
 No Earnings 7,450 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,955 90.5%
 Public transportation 421 3.2%
 Taxicab 5 0.0%
 Motorcycle 47 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 398 3.0%
 Worked at Home 379 2.9%
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 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 1,369 16%
 High School Graduate 3,418 40%
 Associate's degree 322 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,973 23%
 Master's degree 613 7%
 Professional school degree 487 6%
 Doctorate degree 285 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,002 63.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,335 28.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 386 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70806

ZIP Code 70806 is in the Louisiana Connections Academy. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70806.

Louisiana Connections Academy
8281 Goodwood Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Louisiana Connections Academy
Bernard Terrace Elementary School
241 Edison St
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Capitol Middle School
5100 Greenwell Springs Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
The Dufrocq School
330 South 19th St
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Lasalle Elementary School
8000 Lasalle
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Melrose Elementary School
1348 Valcour Steet
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Westdale Middle School
5650 Claycut Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Staring Education Center
1645 North Foster Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Tara High School
9002 Whitehall
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Our Lady of Mercy Elementary School
400 Marquette Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Lukes Episcopal Day School
8833 Goodwood Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hosanna Christian Academy
8850 Goodwood Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Jehovah-Jireh Christian Academy
1771 N Lobdell Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Brighter Horizon School
1896 Wooddale Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Louisiana New School Academy
1900 North Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Country Day School of Baton Rouge
4455 North Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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