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ZIP Code 70085

Primary City:Saint Bernard, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:24am)
Coordinates:29.9, -89.4
ZIP (~38 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70085

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70085. 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 70085. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70085, 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:
Saint Bernard, LA
Unacceptable:
Delacroix, Hopedale, Kenilworth, Poydras, Reggio, Shell Beach, St Bernard, Toca, Verret

Stats and Demographics for the 70085 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70085 is located in southeast 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 70085 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 large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70085 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,427
Population Density 115 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,364
Median Home Value $103,700
Land Area 38.60 sq mi
Water Area 7.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,647
Median Household Income $36,185

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5161144305
5-9134128262
10-14128143271
15-19172148320
20-24148160308
25-29144137281
30-3412296218
35-39114117231
40-44170168338
45-49208167375
50-54197184381
55-59164154318
60-64123141264
65-6999103202
70-747985164
75-79444589
80-84313162
85 Plus162238

Gender

 Male 2,254 51%
 Female 2,173 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,863 87.3%
 Black Or African American 366 8.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 1.0%
 Asian 12 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 28 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 113 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24252853
25-3415242194
35-4424927276
45-5437153424
55-6431336349
65-7420426230
75-8491798
85 Plus21223

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 836 51%
 Single Guardian 337 20%
 Singles 407 25%
 Singles With Roommate 67 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,094 66%
 Households with Kids 553 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1233457
2372562
3402666
4362460
5311950
6363167
7262753
8212748
9202444
10212142
11303767
12272249
13263763
14242650
15312253
16243357
17282856
18473885
19422769
20273966

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70085 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70085 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 70085 real estate data, the median home value of $103,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70085 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70085 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70085 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,418 99.8%
 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 9 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 580 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 846 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 221 9%
 Households Vacant 717 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 73 10.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.4%
 For Sale Only 35 4.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 460 64.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 115 16.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 15%
 1 Bedroom 26 18%
 2 Bedroom 22 15%
 3+ Bedroom 76 52%
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 $36,185 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70085 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, 70085 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. However, that is not the case in 70085. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,159 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 537 16%
 No Earnings 1,649 49%
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 1,159 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 537 16%
 No Earnings 1,649 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,306 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 2%
 Worked at Home 21 2%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 468 32.7%
 High School Graduate 823 57.4%
 Associate's degree 44 3.1%
 Bachelor's degree 65 4.5%
 Master's degree 8 0.6%
 Professional school degree 8 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 17 1.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 730 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 78 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 61 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70085

ZIP Code 70085 is in the St. Bernard Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70085.

J.f. Gauthier School
1200 East La Hwy 46
St. Bernard, LA 70085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Bernard Parish School District
St. Bernard Middle School
2601 Torres Dr
St. Bernard, LA 70085
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Bernard Parish School District

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