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ZIP Code 70437

Primary City:Folsom, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (5:08pm)
Coordinates:30.6, -90.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70437

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70437. 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 70437. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70437, 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:
Folsom, LA
Unacceptable:
Uneedus

Stats and Demographics for the 70437 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70437 is located in east 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 70437 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70437 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,918
Population Density 86 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,364
Median Home Value $162,900
Land Area 91.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,062
Median Household Income $47,806

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5221229450
5-9241232473
10-14255286541
15-19274244518
20-24193184377
25-29205215420
30-34185191376
35-39197189386
40-44238241479
45-49278362640
50-54330358688
55-59323347670
60-64297307604
65-69218232450
70-74186177363
75-79123117240
80-846385148
85 Plus247195

Gender

 Male 3,851 49%
 Female 4,067 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,686 84.4%
 Black Or African American 968 12.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.4%
 Asian 40 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 91 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 101 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24313970
25-34189109298
35-4434284426
45-5459985684
55-6469160751
65-7446838506
75-8426020280
85 Plus43447

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,753 57%
 Single Guardian 481 16%
 Singles 690 23%
 Singles With Roommate 138 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,084 68%
 Households with Kids 978 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1414889
25071121
3373774
4503888
5442872
6503787
75151102
85349102
94367110
105357110
115165116
12444892
134657103
146159120
155853111
165349102
176359122
18504191
19504292
20363470

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70437 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70437 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 70437 real estate data, the median home value of $162,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70437. Rentals in 70437 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70437 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,918 100%
 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 1,529 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,094 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 439 13%
 Households Vacant 302 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 12.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 31 10.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 4.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 86 28.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 129 42.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 3%
 2 Bedroom 114 30%
 3+ Bedroom 249 67%
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 $47,806 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70437 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 70437 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,320 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,743 28%
 No Earnings 2,225 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 2,320 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,743 28%
 No Earnings 2,225 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,288 93.3%
 Public transportation 3 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 122 3.5%
 Worked at Home 113 3.2%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 472 16.9%
 High School Graduate 1,719 61.4%
 Associate's degree 74 2.6%
 Bachelor's degree 374 13.4%
 Master's degree 126 4.5%
 Professional school degree 17 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,105 74.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 324 21.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 64 4.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70437

ZIP Code 70437 is in the St. Tammany Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70437.

Folsom Elementary School
82144 Hwy 25
Folsom, LA 70437
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Folsom Junior High School
83055 Hay Hollow Rd
Folsom, LA 70437
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District

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