ZIP Code 70053 - Gretna Louisiana

ZIP Code 70053 is located in Gretna Louisiana. Portions of 70053 are also in Harvey. 70053 is entirely within Jefferson Parish. Regionally, 70053 is located in Metro New Orleans.

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ZIP Code 70053 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameGretna
Primary CountyJefferson Parish
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)16,743
Area Code(s)504
Current Time
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70053 Demographics

70053 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Louisiana based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 70053 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 70053 is African American. The current unemployment level in 70053 is 3.4%.

Population16,743
Population Growth Rate3.22%
Population Density4,317 People per Square Mile
Total Households6,343
Percentage High Income Households2.1%
Median Household Income (2021)$41,275
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$335,270
Current Unemployment Rate (July 2024)3.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 46.35%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 39.27%

70053 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Race/EthnictyTotalPercentage
White8,12546.33%
Black5,63332.12%
Hispanic3,35419.13%
Asian3752.14%
Native American430.25%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander70.04%

70053 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Race/EthnictyTotalPercentage
White62419.9%
Black1,26640.37%
Hispanic1,00932.17%
Asian2227.08%
Native American130.41%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander20.06%

70053 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College5186.2%
Bachelor Degree1,13813.63%
High School Diploma3,25338.95%
No High School Diploma2502.99%
GED or Alternate7779.3%
1 or More Years of College1,53318.36%
Associates Degree4285.13%
Masters Degree2863.42%
Professional Degree981.17%
Doctorate Degree700.84%

70053 Geography

Coordinates29.91448593,-90.05335999
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Cities/Towns in 70053
RegionMetro New Orleans
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaNew Orleans-Metairie, LA
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area4 Square Miles

70053 Politics

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70053 Schools

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70053 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Average First Frost DateDecember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateFebruary 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion73k - Southern Holocene Meander Belts

70053 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)44465358667274747060524659
Avg Max Temp (°F)63667278859091918880726578
Avg Precip (In.)5.614.865.294.875.45.756.325.875.43.114.764.5861.82

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