Zip Code 70001 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMetairie
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Area Code504
Current Population:37996
Racial Majority: 68.51%
Public School Racial Majority:White 32.9%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$41899
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68330
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 0 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.98343700, -90.16733700

Zip Code 70001 Description

Zip Code 70001 is located in the state of Louisiana in the New Orleans metro area. Zip code 70001 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 70001 is METAIRIE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70001 are contained within or border the city limits of Metairie, LA, Jefferson, LA, Elmwood, LA, and New Orleans, LA. The area code for zip code 70001 is 504. 70001 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70001 is 6.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70001 decreased to 37996 from 39774 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70001 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70001 public schools is White. 76.3% of students in 70001 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 26696 68.51% 26954 -1%
 Black Or African American 5388 13.83% 5265 +2%
 Hispanic 4488 11.52% 4247 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 163 0.42% 84 +94%
 Asian 1641 4.21% 842 +95%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.01% 14 -71%
 Other Race 126 0.59% 126 +82%
 Two Or More Races 464 0.92% 464 -22%

Zip Code 70001 Race/Ethnicity

 White 32.9%
 Black Or African American 31%
 Hispanic 31.6%
 Asian 2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 70001 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3799639774
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households17543
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
76.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$41899
Income Under $50K Per Year58.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.60%
70001 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 1Steve ScaliseRepublican
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70001 Louisiana State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
80Polly ThomasRepublican
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70001 Louisiana State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
9Cameron HenryRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$223738
Average Real Estate Sale Price$186876
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73o - Coastal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesDecember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 70001 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43465358667274747060524559
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667278858991918780716578
Avg Precip (In.)5.685.065.134.764.815.976.075.825.543.134.784.7461.51
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
CBSA Type70001
CBSA Population1187772
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
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