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ZIP Code 70811

Primary City:Baton Rouge, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Baton Rouge
County: East Baton Rouge Parish
Timezone: Central (6:32am)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.53, -91.11
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70811

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70811. 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 70811. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70811, 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
Acceptable:
Scotlandville
Unacceptable:
Zion City

Stats and Demographics for the 70811 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70811 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 70811 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70811 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,676
Population Density 1,173 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,313
Median Home Value $117,200
Land Area 11.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,920
Median Household Income $44,965

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4775285365384644153683323233804634153352641331297853
Female506553510510503510488418452494564525463288226194139102
Total9831,0811,0461,0489679258567507758741,027940798552359323217155

Gender

 Male 6,231 46%
 Female 7,445 54%
Gender

Race

 White 2,006 14.7%
 Black Or African American 11,377 83.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.2%
 Asian 65 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 94 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 112 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3834447082090252732585
Renter142391303232189814922
Total1807357731,0521,091608374107

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,875 38%
 Single Guardian 1,698 35%
 Singles 1,152 23%
 Singles With Roommate 195 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,012 61%
 Households with Kids 1,908 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male84769611186121105104112125108961119611611110110410698
Female1041021041031121071001171171209210210591871001201049992
Total188178200214198228205221229245200198216187203211221208205190

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70811 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70811 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 70811 real estate data, the median home value of $117,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70811 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70811 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70811 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,664 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,466 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,045 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,409 27%
 Households Vacant 393 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 163 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 34 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 162 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 238 20%
 2 Bedroom 447 37%
 3+ Bedroom 509 43%
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 $44,965 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70811 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, 70811 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 70811 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 4,163 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,547 25%
 No Earnings 3,592 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 4,163 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,547 25%
 No Earnings 3,592 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,576 97.0%
 Public transportation 81 1.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 0.6%
 Worked at Home 54 0.9%
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 693 17.7%
 High School Graduate 2,419 61.6%
 Associate's degree 213 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 406 10.3%
 Master's degree 119 3.0%
 Professional school degree 46 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 28 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,679 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 441 13.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 241 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70811

ZIP Code 70811 is in the Recovery School District-Lde. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70811.

Glen Oaks Middle School
5300 Monarch St
Baton Rouge, LA 70811
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Recovery School District-Lde
Tanglewood Elementary School
9352 Rustling Oaks
Baton Rouge, LA 70811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Community School District
Brownfields Elementary School
11615 Ellen Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Sharon Hills Elementary School
6450 Guynell Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District

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