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ZIP Code 70355

Primary City:Gheens, LA (View All Cities)
County: Lafourche Parish
Timezone: Central (12:24am)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.7, -90.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70355

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70355. 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 70355. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70355, 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:
Gheens, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70355 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70355 is located in southeast Louisiana and covers a slightly higher 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 70355 are primarily white. 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 a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70355 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,041
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 391
Median Home Value $78,200
Land Area 103.74 sq mi
Water Area 4.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 363
Median Household Income $42,770

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5412970
5-9402868
10-14273663
15-19453580
20-24415192
25-29363975
30-34352459
35-39242852
40-44544397
45-49393877
50-54374582
55-59322658
60-64232649
65-69212344
70-74101626
75-7992029
80-84459
85 Plus4711

Gender

 Male 522 50%
 Female 519 50%
Gender

Race

 White 999 96.0%
 Black Or African American 10 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.7%
 Asian 9 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24151025
25-34381149
35-44661278
45-54621274
55-6454660
65-7438442
75-8423225
85 Plus7310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 226 62%
 Single Guardian 59 16%
 Singles 61 17%
 Singles With Roommate 17 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 225 62%
 Households with Kids 138 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
112517
28715
37613
47411
58816
6549
79716
8628
912719
10538
1121113
129615
135914
146713
157411
1610919
1710818
187714
1911718
20111930

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70355 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70355 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1950s. Looking at 70355 real estate data, the median home value of $78,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70355 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70355 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70355 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,041 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 164 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 139 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 60 15%
 Households Vacant 28 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 71%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 12%
 2 Bedroom 85 86%
 3+ Bedroom 2 2%
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 $42,770 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70355 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, 70355 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 70355. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 370 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 251 27%
 No Earnings 298 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 370 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 251 27%
 No Earnings 298 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 496 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 6%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 179 44%
 High School Graduate 206 51%
 Associate's degree 9 2%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 228 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 54 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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