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ZIP Code 70402

Primary City:Hammond, LA (View All Cities)
Organization:Slu, Southeastern Louisiana Univ
ZIP Type: Unique
County: Tangipahoa Parish
Timezone: Central (5:57am)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.513, -90.471
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70402

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70402. 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 70402. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70402, 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:
Hammond, LA
Slu, Southeastern Louisiana Univ

Stats and Demographics for the 70402 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70402 is located in east Louisiana and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70402 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70402 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,514
Population Density 17,600 people per sq mi
Housing Units 0
Land Area 0.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 0

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 20Female Median Age: 19

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


 Male 563 37%
 Female 951 63%


 White 940 62.1%
 Black Or African American 541 35.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 17 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.4%

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 0 0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 1,514 100%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 70402 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70402 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 70402 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 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 854 81%
 No Earnings 200 19%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 854 81%
 No Earnings 200 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 295 60%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 193 40%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 33 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70402

ZIP Code 70402 is in the Tangipahoa Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70402.

Southeastern La University Lab School
1200 North General Pershing
Hammond, LA 70402
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tangipahoa Parish School District

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