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ZIP Code 70762

Primary City:Oscar, LA (View All Cities)
County: Pointe Coupee Parish
Timezone: Central (10:46pm)
Coordinates:30.59, -91.47
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70762

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70762. 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 70762. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70762, 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:
Oscar, LA
Acceptable:
Torbert

Stats and Demographics for the 70762 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70762 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 70762 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70762 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 926
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 560
Median Home Value $160,500
Land Area 19.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 386
Median Household Income $54,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5151328
5-9342357
10-14284169
15-19242852
20-24261238
25-29242347
30-34131225
35-39272451
40-44423577
45-49353469
50-54404888
55-59404282
60-64425597
65-69293160
70-74171330
75-79111526
80-8416319
85 Plus4711

Gender

 Male 467 50%
 Female 459 50%
Gender

Race

 White 823 88.9%
 Black Or African American 63 6.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 26 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-246410
25-34221032
35-4459665
45-5467774
55-64994103
65-7452759
75-8430434
85 Plus729

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 238 62%
 Single Guardian 40 10%
 Singles 94 24%
 Singles With Roommate 14 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 282 73%
 Households with Kids 104 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1224
2246
3246
4426
511819
6448
7527
810313
94610
104913
115914
128917
13538
1461117
157512
165914
17336
18358
196612
20347

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70762 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70762 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 70762 real estate data, the median home value of $160,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70762. Rentals in 70762 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70762 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 926 100%
 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 167 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 175 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 44 8%
 Households Vacant 174 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 5.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 2 1.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 152 87.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 4.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 55%
 2 Bedroom 9 45%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $54,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70762 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70762 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. However, that is not the case in 70762. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 285 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 6%
 No Earnings 323 50%
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 285 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 6%
 No Earnings 323 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 311 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 22 7%
 High School Graduate 213 69%
 Associate's degree 12 4%
 Bachelor's degree 51 17%
 Master's degree 10 3%
 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 52 47%
 Enrolled in Private School 59 53%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes