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ZIP Code 70665

Primary City:Sulphur, LA (View All Cities)
County: Calcasieu Parish
Timezone: Central (12:44pm)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.1, -93.5
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70665

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70665. 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 70665. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70665, 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:
Sulphur, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70665 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70665 is located in southwest 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 70665 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70665 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,743
Population Density 67 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,167
Median Home Value $131,900
Land Area 160.85 sq mi
Water Area 5.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,862
Median Household Income $59,524

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5410392802
5-9451413864
10-14457469926
15-19408370778
20-24300319619
25-29262346608
30-34324365689
35-39391368759
40-44362367729
45-49427418845
50-54370388758
55-59328329657
60-64293294587
65-69206230436
70-74151140291
75-7984112196
80-846363126
85 Plus284573

Gender

 Male 5,315 49%
 Female 5,428 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,957 92.7%
 Black Or African American 457 4.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.3%
 Asian 62 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 50 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 176 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-246992161
25-34385184569
35-44648143791
45-54784105889
55-6465674730
65-7440345448
75-8420616222
85 Plus46652

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,314 60%
 Single Guardian 642 17%
 Singles 733 19%
 Singles With Roommate 173 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,282 59%
 Households with Kids 1,580 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17668144
25788145
311066176
48977166
58978167
686100186
78868156
89282174
99685181
1097113210
119797194
129188179
138591176
148780167
158677163
168688174
178666152
187171142
197968147
206864132

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70665 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70665 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 70665 real estate data, the median home value of $131,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70665. Rentals in 70665 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70665 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,743 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,793 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,404 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 665 16%
 Households Vacant 305 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 76 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 14 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 73 24%
 For Migrant Workers 3 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 120 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 52 8%
 2 Bedroom 252 37%
 3+ Bedroom 383 56%
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 $59,524 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70665 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. More commuters in 70665 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 3,566 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,786 24%
 No Earnings 2,239 29%
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 3,566 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,786 24%
 No Earnings 2,239 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,442 94.9%
 Public transportation 11 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 51 1.1%
 Worked at Home 155 3.3%
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 487 15.5%
 High School Graduate 1,982 63.0%
 Associate's degree 195 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 359 11.4%
 Master's degree 66 2.1%
 Professional school degree 32 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 24 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,338 80.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 280 9.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 286 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70665

ZIP Code 70665 is in the Calcasieu Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70665.

Cypress Cove Elementary School
700 Currie Dr
Sulphur, LA 70665
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calcasieu Parish School District

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