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ZIP Code 70394

Post Office City:Raceland, LA (View All Cities)
County: Lafourche Parish
Timezone: Central (10:07am)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.7, -90.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70394

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 70394. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 70394 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Raceland, LA
Unacceptable:
St Charles

Stats and Demographics for the 70394 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70394 is located in southern 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 70394 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70394 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,328
Population Density 167 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,571
Median Home Value $116,700
Land Area 86.03 sq mi
Water Area 3.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,191
Median Household Income $48,196

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5481501982
5-9506456962
10-14479479958
15-19519470989
20-24433457890
25-29489486975
30-34500428928
35-39429402831
40-44496501997
45-495445861,130
50-545905241,114
55-59426461887
60-64360422782
65-69287307594
70-74199253452
75-79168201369
80-84107148255
85 Plus79154233

Gender

 Male 7,092 49%
 Female 7,236 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,672 74.5%
 Black Or African American 3,097 21.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 153 1.1%
 Asian 56 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 153 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 193 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2472112184
25-34526254780
35-44693191884
45-549762031,179
55-64831133964
65-7453482616
75-8437147418
85 Plus15016166

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,763 53%
 Single Guardian 1,138 22%
 Singles 1,042 20%
 Singles With Roommate 248 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,263 63%
 Households with Kids 1,928 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
193108201
29688184
310092192
493102195
599103202
610888196
78992181
89873171
9112100212
109491185
11108101209
1285101186
139297189
1410089189
159887185
16106103209
1711891209
1810889197
1989100189
209184175

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70394 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70394 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 70394 real estate data, the median home value of $116,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70394 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70394 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70394 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,068 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 197 1.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,139 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,014 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,038 19%
 Households Vacant 380 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 15.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.6%
 For Sale Only 50 13.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 4.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 6.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 223 58.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 99 11%
 2 Bedroom 407 45%
 3+ Bedroom 406 45%
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 $48,196 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70394 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, 70394 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 70394. 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.

For more information, see Raceland, LA commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,079 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,470 21%
 No Earnings 4,076 35%
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 5,079 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,470 21%
 No Earnings 4,076 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,419 95.6%
 Public transportation 29 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 173 2.6%
 Worked at Home 91 1.4%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,284 23.1%
 High School Graduate 5,664 57.3%
 Associate's degree 443 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,184 12.0%
 Master's degree 240 2.4%
 Professional school degree 52 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,973 68.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 553 19.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 353 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70394

ZIP Code 70394 is in the following school districts: Lafourche Parish School District and Private. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70394.

Raceland Middle School
3737 Hwy 308
Raceland, LA 70394
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Raceland Lower Elementary School
144 Bowie Road
Raceland, LA 70394
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Raceland Upper Elementary School
3759 Hwy 308
Raceland, LA 70394
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
Central Lafourche High School
4820 Hwy 1
Raceland, LA 70394
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lafourche Parish School District
St Mary'S Nativity School
3492 Nies St
Raceland, LA 70394
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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