Zip Code 70005 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMetairie
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Area Code504
Current Population:24339
Racial Majority: 82.14%
Public School Racial Majority:White 36.9%
Unemployment Rate:11.8%
Median Household Income$47752
Average Adjusted Gross Income$131740
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time19 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 0 ft.
Area17 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.03500700, -90.13710300

Zip Code 70005 Description

Zip Code 70005 is located in the state of Louisiana in the New Orleans metro area. Zip code 70005 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 70005 is METAIRIE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70005 are contained within or border the city limits of Metairie, LA, New Orleans, LA, . The area code for zip code 70005 is 504. 70005 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70005 is 11.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70005 decreased to 24339 from 25430 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70005 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70005 public schools is White. 73.2% of students in 70005 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 20594 82.14% 20670 +-0%
 Black Or African American 773 3.08% 624 +24%
 Hispanic 2719 10.84% 2134 +27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.15% 39 -3%
 Asian 545 2.17% 614 -11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 36 0.24% 36 +69%
 Two Or More Races 215 1.37% 215 +60%

Zip Code 70005 Race/Ethnicity

 White 36.9%
 Black Or African American 20.1%
 Hispanic 34%
 Asian 4.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 70005 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2433925430
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households11364
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47752
Income Under $50K Per Year52.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.10%
70005 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 1Steve ScaliseRepublican
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70005 Louisiana State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
80Polly ThomasRepublican
82Charles HenryRepublican
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70005 Louisiana State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
9Cameron HenryRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$360857
Average Real Estate Sale Price$353886
Current Unemployment Level 11.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
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 70005 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)43465358667274747060524659
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667278859091918880716578
Avg Precip (In.)5.624.985.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
CBSA Type70005
CBSA Population1187772
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
West End
Holly Grove