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ZIP Code 70359

Primary City:Gray, LA (View All Cities)
County: Terrebonne Parish
Timezone: Central (6:20pm)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.70, -90.73
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70359

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70359. 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 70359. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70359, 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:
Gray, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70359 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70359 is located in south 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 70359 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70359 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,408
Population Density 883 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,133
Median Home Value $111,600
Land Area 9.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,877
Median Household Income $46,577

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5372358730
5-9341366707
10-14347310657
15-19316346662
20-24266356622
25-29363366729
30-34296298594
35-39261271532
40-44267293560
45-49312327639
50-54288302590
55-59200215415
60-64172179351
65-69112138250
70-748694180
75-79375592
80-84173855
85 Plus172643

Gender

 Male 4,070 48%
 Female 4,338 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,357 63.7%
 Black Or African American 2,411 28.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 267 3.2%
 Asian 53 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 89 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 228 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-247771148
25-34438176614
35-44432144576
45-54538133671
55-6439956455
65-7424237279
75-848913102
85 Plus29332

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,417 49%
 Single Guardian 766 27%
 Singles 544 19%
 Singles With Roommate 150 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,550 54%
 Households with Kids 1,327 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17765142
27282154
37067137
47176147
56678144
68587172
76866134
85676132
96659125
106660126
116072132
126958127
138457141
146863131
157765142
165875133
176171132
185267119
196868136
206385148

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70359 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70359 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 70359 real estate data, the median home value of $111,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70359 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70359 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70359 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,408 100%
 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 1,496 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 748 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 633 20%
 Households Vacant 256 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 14.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2.0%
 For Sale Only 61 23.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 1.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 139 54.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 125 22%
 2 Bedroom 193 34%
 3+ Bedroom 249 44%
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 $46,577 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70359 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, 70359 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. More commuters in 70359 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,630 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,481 24%
 No Earnings 2,094 34%
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 2,630 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,481 24%
 No Earnings 2,094 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,419 96.0%
 Public transportation 46 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 77 2.2%
 Worked at Home 8 0.2%
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 622 27.4%
 High School Graduate 1,426 62.8%
 Associate's degree 68 3.0%
 Bachelor's degree 103 4.5%
 Master's degree 38 1.7%
 Professional school degree 13 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,851 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 279 12.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 117 5.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70359

ZIP Code 70359 is in the Terrebonne Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70359.

H. L. Bourgeois High School
1 Reservation Court
Gray, LA 70359
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Terrebonne Parish School District

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