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ZIP Code 70554

Primary City:Mamou, LA (View All Cities)
County: Evangeline Parish
Timezone: Central (1:24am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.7, -92.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70554

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70554. 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 70554. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70554, 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:
Mamou, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70554 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70554 is located in west 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 70554 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70554 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,582
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,531
Median Home Value $57,200
Land Area 115.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,268
Median Household Income $25,198

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5241219460
5-9187229416
10-14207198405
15-19219199418
20-24140188328
25-29157169326
30-34156168324
35-39147149296
40-44178198376
45-49208240448
50-54203171374
55-59176184360
60-64125130255
65-69114150264
70-7486103189
75-795887145
80-844675121
85 Plus275077

Gender

 Male 2,675 48%
 Female 2,907 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,682 66.0%
 Black Or African American 1,741 31.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2%
 Asian 13 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 39 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 96 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242886114
25-34160173333
35-44215175390
45-54295174469
55-64265131396
65-74220100320
75-8412868196
85 Plus242650

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 911 40%
 Single Guardian 540 24%
 Singles 725 32%
 Singles With Roommate 92 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,484 65%
 Households with Kids 784 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1393877
2474188
3514899
4524496
5385492
6363571
7384179
8374279
9385795
10443579
11415091
12354075
13443579
14433881
15504595
16413778
17443680
18524496
19323769
20282856

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70554 has a slightly less than average 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 70554 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 70554 real estate data, the median home value of $57,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70554 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70554 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70554 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,509 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 67 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 674 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 661 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 933 37%
 Households Vacant 263 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 69 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 13 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 25%
 For Migrant Workers 5 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 1%
 1 Bedroom 126 12%
 2 Bedroom 435 41%
 3+ Bedroom 483 46%
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 $25,198 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70554 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 70554 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70554 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 70554 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,420 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 888 21%
 No Earnings 1,930 46%
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 1,420 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 888 21%
 No Earnings 1,930 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,604 85%
 Public transportation 34 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 243 13%
 Worked at Home 16 1%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 529 35.8%
 High School Graduate 765 51.8%
 Associate's degree 42 2.8%
 Bachelor's degree 112 7.6%
 Master's degree 2 0.1%
 Professional school degree 28 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,043 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 137 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 120 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70554

ZIP Code 70554 is in the Evangeline Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70554.

Mamou High School
1008 Seventh St
Mamou, LA 70554
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Evangeline Parish School District
Mamou Elementary School
1205 Fourth St
Mamou, LA 70554
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Evangeline Parish School District

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