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ZIP Code 70541

Primary City:Grand Coteau, LA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: St. Landry Parish
Timezone: Central (6:22pm)
Coordinates:30.42, -92.05
ZIP (~1700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70541

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70541. 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 70541. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70541, 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:
Grand Coteau, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70541 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70541 is located in central 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 70541 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70541 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 432
Population Density 208 people per sq mi
Housing Units 195
Median Home Value $77,800
Land Area 2.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 164
Median Household Income $31,467

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5121830
5-9211738
10-14181129
15-19141428
20-2415722
25-29151429
30-347916
35-39111324
40-44101323
45-49142337
50-54111627
55-59151025
60-6492332
65-69121729
70-7410818
75-797512
80-844610
85 Plus123

Gender

 Male 206 48%
 Female 226 52%
Gender

Race

 White 165 38.2%
 Black Or African American 261 60.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24336
25-347916
35-44121022
45-54281442
55-6427936
65-7427027
75-8413114
85 Plus101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 62 38%
 Single Guardian 46 28%
 Singles 49 30%
 Singles With Roommate 7 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 107 65%
 Households with Kids 57 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1415
24812
3235
4033
5617
6134
7448
87613
9336
105510
11426
12404
13224
14325
15213
16358
17459
18415
19123
20213

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70541 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70541 were primarily built in the 1940s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 70541 real estate data, the median home value of $77,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70541 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70541 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70541 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 419 97%
 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 13 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 56 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 62 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 46 24%
 Households Vacant 31 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 24%
 1 Bedroom 17 41%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 14 34%
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 $31,467 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70541 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 70541 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 117 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 34 11%
 No Earnings 152 50%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 117 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 34 11%
 No Earnings 152 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 132 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 3%
 Worked at Home 6 4%
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 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 20 15%
 High School Graduate 77 59%
 Associate's degree 16 12%
 Bachelor's degree 4 3%
 Master's degree 13 10%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 46 55%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 41%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70541

ZIP Code 70541 is in the St. Landry Parish School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70541.

Grand Coteau Elementary School
238 Church St
Grand Coteau, LA 70541
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Landry Parish School District
Schools of the Sacred Heart
1821 Academy Rd
Grand Coteau, LA 70541
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Ignatius Elementary School
180 Church St
Grand Coteau, LA 70541
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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