Official Zip Code NameBaton Rouge
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code225
Current Population:1335
Racial Majority: 70%
Unemployment Rate:6.31%
Median Household Income$15000
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time11.7 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Primary County: East Baton Rouge
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.44663048, -91.17344666

Zip Code 70803 Description

Zip Code 70803 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Baton Rouge metro area. Zip code 70803 is primarily located in East Baton Rouge County. The official US Postal Service name for 70803 is BATON ROUGE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70803 are contained within or border the city limits of Baton Rouge, LA, . The area code for zip code 70803 is 225. 70803 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70803 is 6.31% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 70803 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70803 public schools is . % of students in 70803 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 707 70% 994 -29%
 Black Or African American 191 18.91% 149 +28%
 Hispanic 69 6.83% 149 -54%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 3 0.3% 29 -90%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 11 3.96% 11 +264%

Zip Code 70803 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 70803 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population13350
Male Population53.90%
Female Population46.10%
Total Households183
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$15000
Income Under $50K Per Year81.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year4.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.60%
114 US Congressional DistrictLouisiana 6
RepresentativeGarret Graves
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$65000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$168828
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)6.31%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.51%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.16%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 74d - Baton Rouge Terrace
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 70803 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)40434955647072726756484256
Avg Max Temp (°F)60647177849091918880706377
Avg Precip (In.)6.085.095.135.45.265.485.785.724.763.694.845.2362.45
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Baton Rouge, LA
CBSA Type70803
CBSA Population789682
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours