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ZIP Code 70803

Post Office City:Baton Rouge, LA (View All Cities)
Organization:La St Univ, University
ZIP Type: Unique
Neighborhood: LSU
County: East Baton Rouge Parish
Timezone: Central (8:18am)
Area code: 225 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.41, -91.19
ZIP (~1700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70803

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 70803. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 70803 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:
Baton Rouge, LA
La St Univ, University

Stats and Demographics for the 70803 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70803 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70803 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70803 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,335
Population Density 5,538 people per sq mi
Housing Units 185
Land Area 0.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 183
Median Household Income $21,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 20Female Median Age: 20

Under 5123
85 Plus022


 Male 719 54%
 Female 616 46%


 White 1,105 82.8%
 Black Or African American 150 11.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 29 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 40 3.0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus022

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 0 0%
 Single Guardian 5 3%
 Singles 9 5%
 Singles With Roommate 169 92%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 175 96%
 Households with Kids 8 4%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70803 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 70803 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 70803 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70803 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Baton Rouge, LA home prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 679 51%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 656 49%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 0 0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 0 0%
 Renter Occupied Households 183 99%
 Households Vacant 2 1%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 50%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 0 0%
Vacancy Reasons

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 16 14%
 3+ Bedroom 98 86%
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 $21,333 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 70803 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 70803 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 70803 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 16 2%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 758 72%
 No Earnings 283 27%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 16 2%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 758 72%
 No Earnings 283 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 61 17%
 Public transportation 6 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 261 73%
 Worked at Home 32 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 70803 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 11 32%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 23 68%
 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 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 100%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70803

ZIP Code 70803 is in the Lsu Laboratory School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70803.

Lsu Laboratory School
45 Dalrymple Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lsu Laboratory School District

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