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ZIP Code 70578

Primary City:Rayne, LA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:33am)
Coordinates:30.2, -92.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70578

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70578. 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 70578. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70578, 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:
Rayne, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70578 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70578 is located in south 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 70578 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 slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70578 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,122
Population Density 142 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,624
Median Home Value $97,000
Land Area 113.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,998
Median Household Income $42,263

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56095571,166
5-96425951,237
10-146075641,171
15-196035841,187
20-245404791,019
25-295105531,063
30-34461477938
35-39423547970
40-445105511,061
45-496036261,229
50-545855831,168
55-59460530990
60-64404454858
65-69301365666
70-74225269494
75-79178214392
80-84105170275
85 Plus69169238

Gender

 Male 7,835 49%
 Female 8,287 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,372 76.7%
 Black Or African American 3,360 20.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.3%
 Asian 32 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 86 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 222 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24104129233
25-34549390939
35-447573111,068
45-541,0163501,366
55-648042701,074
65-74571168739
75-84343100443
85 Plus11125136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,892 48%
 Single Guardian 1,328 22%
 Singles 1,494 25%
 Singles With Roommate 284 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,771 63%
 Households with Kids 2,227 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1110104214
2113107220
3117101218
4161118279
5137115252
6130132262
7130115245
8118123241
9127110237
10133107240
11124128252
12119116235
13129118247
1410295197
15110123233
16138116254
17110117227
18115114229
19130114244
20124106230

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70578 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 70578 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 70578 real estate data, the median home value of $97,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 70578 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 70578 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70578 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,859 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 19 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 231 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,262 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,993 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,743 26%
 Households Vacant 626 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 214 34.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.8%
 For Sale Only 68 10.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 5.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 11.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 233 37.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 256 15.9%
 2 Bedroom 587 36.5%
 3+ Bedroom 754 46.9%
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 $42,263 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70578 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70578 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. Most commuters in 70578 can expect to fall in that range. 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 5,017 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,788 21%
 No Earnings 5,182 40%
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 5,017 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,788 21%
 No Earnings 5,182 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,643 94.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 263 3.7%
 Worked at Home 113 1.6%
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. 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 1,497 30.0%
 High School Graduate 2,693 54.0%
 Associate's degree 111 2.2%
 Bachelor's degree 486 9.7%
 Master's degree 169 3.4%
 Professional school degree 34 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,331 72.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 508 15.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 365 11.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70578

ZIP Code 70578 is in the Acadia Parish School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70578.

Armstrong Middle School
700 Martin Luther King Dr
Rayne, LA 70578
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District
Central Rayne Kindergarten School
507 North Polk St
Rayne, LA 70578
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District
Mire Elementary School
5484 Mire Hwy
Rayne, LA 70578
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District
South Rayne Elementary School
101 East Branche St
Rayne, LA 70578
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District
Martin Petitjean Elementary School
4039 Crowleyrayne Hwy
Rayne, LA 70578
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District
Indian Bayou Elementary School
1603 La Hwy 700
Rayne, LA 70578
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vermilion Parish School District
Rayne High School
1016 North Polk St
Rayne, LA 70578
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Acadia Parish School District
Rayne Catholic Elementary School
407 S Polk St
Rayne, LA 70578
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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