Official Zip Code NameNew Orleans
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code504
Current Population:20471
Racial Majority: 2.49%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 98.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.78%
Median Household Income$38642
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29448
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time28.5 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Orleans
Elevation Range0 - 0 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.08794975, -90.01373291

Zip Code 70127 Description

Zip Code 70127 is located in the state of Louisiana in the New Orleans metro area. Zip code 70127 is primarily located in Orleans County. The official US Postal Service name for 70127 is NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70127 are contained within or border the city limits of New Orleans, LA, . The area code for zip code 70127 is 504. 70127 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70127 is 5.78% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70127 decreased to 20471 from 31635 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70127 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70127 public schools is Black. 98.2% of students in 70127 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 609 2.49% 609 +0%
 Black Or African American 22761 93.15% 18937 +20%
 Hispanic 466 1.91% 402 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.07% 24 -33%
 Asian 301 1.23% 293 +3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 40 0.09% 40 -45%
 Two Or More Races 166 1.07% 166 +57%

Zip Code 70127 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.4%
 Black Or African American 98.8%
 Hispanic 0.6%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 70127 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2047131635
Male Population45.70%
Female Population54.30%
Total Households7606
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38642
Income Under $50K Per Year62.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.10%
114 US Congressional DistrictLouisiana 2
RepresentativeCedric Richmond
114 US Congressional DistrictLouisiana 1
RepresentativeSteve Scalise
Average Real Estate Asking Price$156204
Average Real Estate Sale Price$40000
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.78%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.57%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.93%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73k - Southern Holocene Meander Belts
Average First Frost DatesDecember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 70127 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)42455258657173736959514559
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667278859091918880716578
Avg Precip (In.)5.5955.24.795.124.955.545.325.52.964.614.5959.16
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
CBSA Type70127
CBSA Population1187772
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours