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ZIP Code 70778

Primary City:Sorrento, LA (View All Cities)
County: Ascension Parish
Timezone: Central (2:52am)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.2, -90.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70778

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70778. 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 70778. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70778, 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:
Sorrento, LA

Stats and Demographics for the 70778 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70778 is located in south 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 70778 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 slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70778 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,291
Population Density 95 people per sq mi
Housing Units 942
Median Home Value $151,000
Land Area 24.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 855
Median Household Income $67,951

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59778175
5-97379152
10-1410189190
15-198386169
20-245165116
25-299882180
30-3494109203
35-398683169
40-449393186
45-496879147
50-546962131
55-596175136
60-645548103
65-69334477
70-74332356
75-79132336
80-84172441
85 Plus81624

Gender

 Male 1,133 49%
 Female 1,158 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,686 73.6%
 Black Or African American 508 22.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.4%
 Asian 16 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.2%
 Other Race 40 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 27 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24191938
25-3415323176
35-4414735182
45-5413523158
55-6412319142
65-7479786
75-8453255
85 Plus17118

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 467 55%
 Single Guardian 165 19%
 Singles 180 21%
 Singles With Roommate 43 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 495 58%
 Households with Kids 360 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1201838
2282250
3181129
418826
5121931
6161935
7121628
8181028
9151530
10261642
11182240
12192140
13162137
1422931
15111930
16251641
17182038
18141832
19151328
20131225

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70778 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70778 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 70778 real estate data, the median home value of $151,000 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 70778. Rentals in 70778 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70778 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,291 100%
 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 483 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 243 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 129 14%
 Households Vacant 87 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 27 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 3%
 1 Bedroom 16 11%
 2 Bedroom 13 9%
 3+ Bedroom 114 78%
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 $67,951 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70778 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. Most commuters in 70778 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 897 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 371 21%
 No Earnings 487 28%
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 897 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 371 21%
 No Earnings 487 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,068 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 1%
 Worked at Home 81 7%
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 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 170 20.8%
 High School Graduate 489 59.8%
 Associate's degree 10 1.2%
 Bachelor's degree 144 17.6%
 Master's degree 5 0.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 412 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 75 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 71 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70778

ZIP Code 70778 is in the Ascension Parish School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70778.

Sorrento Primary School
42111 North City Parc Dr
Sorrento, LA 70778
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ascension Parish School District

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