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ZIP Code 70461

Primary City:Slidell, LA (View All Cities)
County: St. Tammany Parish
Timezone: Central (4:28am)
Area code: 985 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.3, -89.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70461

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70461. 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 70461. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70461, 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:
Slidell, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70461 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70461 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 a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70461 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70461 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,818
Population Density 572 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,926
Median Home Value $195,000
Land Area 48.66 sq mi
Water Area 4.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,011
Median Household Income $59,006

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59348761,810
5-91,0651,0552,120
10-141,1651,0812,246
15-191,1431,0702,213
20-247487471,495
25-297757711,546
30-348129061,718
35-399391,0261,965
40-449651,0131,978
45-491,1331,1812,314
50-541,0581,1682,226
55-599899771,966
60-647357451,480
65-69469479948
70-74301343644
75-79186260446
80-84147237384
85 Plus115204319

Gender

 Male 13,679 49%
 Female 14,139 51%
Gender

Race

 White 20,626 74.1%
 Black Or African American 5,272 19.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 120 0.4%
 Asian 718 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 420 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 654 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2468238306
25-347936171,410
35-441,5205532,073
45-542,0874292,516
55-641,7532742,027
65-74841144985
75-84410105515
85 Plus11960179

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,686 57%
 Single Guardian 1,827 18%
 Singles 2,018 20%
 Singles With Roommate 480 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,861 59%
 Households with Kids 4,150 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1196161357
2202190392
3185185370
4192185377
5203218421
6193225418
7215190405
8220190410
9234232466
10221221442
11247223470
12233198431
13224231455
14240208448
15254268522
16254239493
17270219489
18208194402
19157150307
20143148291

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70461 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70461 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 70461 real estate data, the median home value of $195,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70461. Rentals in 70461 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70461 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,716 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 97 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,585 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,006 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,420 22%
 Households Vacant 915 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 307 33.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1.4%
 For Sale Only 184 20.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 2.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 127 13.9%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 258 28.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 47 2%
 1 Bedroom 417 16%
 2 Bedroom 864 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,237 48%
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 $59,006 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70461 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. However, that is not the case in 70461. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,033 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,404 25%
 No Earnings 7,147 33%
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 9,033 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,404 25%
 No Earnings 7,147 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,578 94.7%
 Public transportation 56 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 320 2.6%
 Worked at Home 243 2.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,002 12%
 High School Graduate 4,565 54%
 Associate's degree 522 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,551 18%
 Master's degree 375 4%
 Professional school degree 312 4%
 Doctorate degree 124 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,882 76.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,189 18.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 289 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70461

ZIP Code 70461 is in the St. Tammany Parish School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70461.

Cypress Cove Elementary School
540 South Military Rd
Slidell, LA 70461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Little Oak Middle School
59241 Rebel Dr
Slidell, LA 70461
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Honey Island Elementary School
500 South Military Rd
Slidell, LA 70461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Boyet Junior High School
59295 Rebel Dr
Slidell, LA 70461
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Northshore High School
100 Panther Dr
Slidell, LA 70461
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. Tammany Parish School District
Slidell Christian Academy
59334 N Pearl Dr
Slidell, LA 70461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Early Lrng Center at Grace Memorial Baptist Church
58516 Pearl Acres Rd
Slidell, LA 70461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pope John Paul II Catholic High School
1901 Jaguar Dr
Slidell, LA 70461
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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