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ZIP Code 70560

Post Office City:New Iberia, LA (View All Cities)
County: Iberia Parish
Timezone: Central (7:24am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.9, -91.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70560

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 70560. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 70560 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
New Iberia, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70560 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70560 is located in southern 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 70560 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70560 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 42,022
Population Density 208 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,019
Median Home Value $90,000
Land Area 201.72 sq mi
Water Area 11.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,327
Median Household Income $40,663

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,7541,5553,309
5-91,5871,5743,161
10-141,5941,5483,142
15-191,6001,5403,140
20-241,4611,4702,931
25-291,4301,5142,944
30-341,3801,3782,758
35-391,1181,1892,307
40-441,2961,4082,704
45-491,5041,5533,057
50-541,4821,5633,045
55-591,2621,2872,549
60-641,0471,0212,068
65-696918201,511
70-745376511,188
75-794285821,010
80-84257378635
85 Plus169394563

Gender

 Male 20,597 49%
 Female 21,425 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,176 57.5%
 Black Or African American 15,030 35.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 172 0.4%
 Asian 1,155 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.0%
 Other Race 727 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 746 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24247566813
25-341,1251,4052,530
35-441,6339652,598
45-542,3291,0583,387
55-642,0267602,786
65-741,3633791,742
75-848732591,132
85 Plus25188339

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,461 42%
 Single Guardian 4,163 27%
 Singles 3,901 25%
 Singles With Roommate 802 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,379 61%
 Households with Kids 5,948 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1315295610
2368340708
3363326689
4353295648
5311356667
6303292595
7329305634
8312323635
9332298630
10333332665
11352315667
12309287596
13310339649
14290275565
15291344635
16303318621
17341308649
18353293646
19312277589
20308300608

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70560 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70560 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 70560 real estate data, the median home value of $90,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70560 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70560 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70560 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see New Iberia, LA home values.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,085 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 476 1.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 367 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 94 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,943 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,904 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,480 32%
 Households Vacant 1,692 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 682 40.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 39 2.3%
 For Sale Only 163 9.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 80 4.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 107 6.3%
 For Migrant Workers 11 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 610 36.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 113 2%
 1 Bedroom 848 15%
 2 Bedroom 2,567 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,952 36%
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 $40,663 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70560 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 70560 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 12,184 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,765 24%
 No Earnings 12,311 38%
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 12,184 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,765 24%
 No Earnings 12,311 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,854 92.7%
 Public transportation 87 0.5%
 Taxicab 22 0.1%
 Motorcycle 62 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 673 3.9%
 Worked at Home 398 2.3%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 7,553 28.4%
 High School Graduate 15,228 57.3%
 Associate's degree 905 3.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,915 7.2%
 Master's degree 786 3.0%
 Professional school degree 133 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 63 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,376 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,393 14.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 855 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70560

ZIP Code 70560 is in the following school districts: Iberia Parish School District and Private. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70560.

Center Street Elementary School
1520 Center Street
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Coteau Elementary School
2414 Coteau Road
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Johnston Hopkins Elementary School
1200 Hopkins Street
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
North Street Elementary School
121 North Street
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Park Elementary School
1609 West Admiral Doyle Driv
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Pesson Addition Elementary School
619 Broussard Street
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Sugarland Elementary School
2403 Jefferson Island Road
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Magnolia Elementary
3116 East Admiral Doyle Driv
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Jefferson Island Road Elementary
6007 Jefferson Island Road
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Caneview Elementary School
5301 Hwy 90 Frontage Road
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Iberia Middle School
613 Weeks Island Road
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Anderson Middle School
1059 Anderson Street
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Westgate High School
2305 Jefferson Island Road
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Iberia Parish School District
New Iberia Senior High School
1301 East Admiral Doyle Driv
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Iberia Parish School District
Catholic High School
1301 Delasalle Dr
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Edward School
175 Porter St
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Epiphany Day School
120 Jefferson St
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Assembly Christian School
4219 E Admiral Doyle Dr
New Iberia, LA 70560
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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