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ZIP Code 70814

Primary City:Baton Rouge, LA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Park Forest
County: East Baton Rouge Parish
Timezone: Central (2:23pm)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.49, -91.07
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70814

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70814. 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 70814. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70814, 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 70814 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70814 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 70814 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 70814 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,514
Population Density 1,873 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,533
Median Home Value $141,200
Land Area 7.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,285
Median Household Income $53,073

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male498493614628514461456466488467496458332225132977656
Female452564574577446495541564577583565516343233147143124113
Total9501,0571,1881,2059609569971,0301,0651,0501,061974675458279240200169

Gender

 Male 6,957 48%
 Female 7,557 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,502 17.2%
 Black Or African American 11,082 76.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.2%
 Asian 271 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 461 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 164 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner34410854952858402269113
Renter121420327280153602111
Total1558301,1811,2321,011462290124

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,353 45%
 Single Guardian 1,426 27%
 Singles 1,307 25%
 Singles With Roommate 199 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,134 59%
 Households with Kids 2,151 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male101105961089589941189713712410911612811613712713211698
Female768910299941161221211111091131131361031251141261219198
Total177194198207189205216239208246237222252231241251253253207196

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70814 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70814 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 70814 real estate data, the median home value of $141,200 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 70814. Rentals in 70814 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70814 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,438 99.5%
 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 76 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,154 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 738 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,393 25%
 Households Vacant 248 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 89 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 73 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 89 7%
 1 Bedroom 122 9%
 2 Bedroom 749 57%
 3+ Bedroom 365 28%
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 $53,073 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70814 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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, 70814 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 70814 can expect to fall in that range. 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 5,668 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,320 20%
 No Earnings 3,859 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 5,668 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,320 20%
 No Earnings 3,859 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,963 98.4%
 Public transportation 17 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 0.5%
 Worked at Home 50 0.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 436 9%
 High School Graduate 3,008 65%
 Associate's degree 359 8%
 Bachelor's degree 523 11%
 Master's degree 153 3%
 Professional school degree 88 2%
 Doctorate degree 39 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,953 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 591 15.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 312 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70814

ZIP Code 70814 is in the East Baton Rouge Parish School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70814.

Greenbrier Elementary School
12203 Canterbury Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70814
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Park Forest Elementary School
10717 Elain St
Baton Rouge, LA 70814
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Park Forest Middle School
3760 Aletha Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70814
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Victory Academy
3953 N Flannery Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70814
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Paul'S Christian Academy
4006 Platt Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70814
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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