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ZIP Code 70818

Primary City:Baton Rouge, LA (View All Cities)
County: East Baton Rouge Parish
Timezone: Central (11:57pm)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.55, -91.06
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70818

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70818. 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 70818. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70818, 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 70818 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70818 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 70818 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70818 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,649
Population Density 667 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,860
Median Home Value $180,300
Land Area 14.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,693
Median Household Income $65,948

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3033193463322553182622532943703813372972191541187247
Female2713113283373073062743043194253783713182101871669466
Total574630674669562624536557613795759708615429341284166113

Gender

 Male 4,677 48%
 Female 4,972 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,007 83.0%
 Black Or African American 1,357 14.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.3%
 Asian 86 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 54 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 112 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2626944069468543726971
Renter922361771358438328
Total11850561782976947530179

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,073 56%
 Single Guardian 729 20%
 Singles 766 21%
 Singles With Roommate 125 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,391 65%
 Households with Kids 1,302 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6865544859636259765576785582715973696051
Female6252643670615064666863596672656472637360
Total13011711884129124112123142123139137121154136123145132133111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70818 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70818 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 70818 real estate data, the median home value of $180,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70818. Rentals in 70818 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70818 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,617 99.7%
 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 32 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,867 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,024 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 802 21%
 Households Vacant 167 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 35 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 111 16%
 2 Bedroom 322 47%
 3+ Bedroom 259 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 $65,948 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70818 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 70818 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 3,223 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,912 25%
 No Earnings 2,420 32%
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 3,223 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,912 25%
 No Earnings 2,420 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,436 96%
 Public transportation 60 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 1%
 Worked at Home 85 2%
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 275 9.1%
 High School Graduate 2,072 68.9%
 Associate's degree 128 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 438 14.6%
 Master's degree 43 1.4%
 Professional school degree 32 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,255 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 427 23%
 Not Enrolled in School 187 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70818

ZIP Code 70818 is in the Central Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70818.

Central Middle School
12656 Sullivan Rd
Central, LA 70818
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Central Community School District
Central Intermediate School
12636 Sullivan Rd
Central, LA 70818
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Community School District

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