Zip Code 70094 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWestwego
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Area Code504
Alternate Zip Code Names9 MILE POINT
AVONDALE
BRIDGE CITY
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesSOUTH KENNER
WAGGAMAN
Current Population:31669
Racial Majority: 44.88%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 61.4%
Unemployment Rate:7.0%
Median Household Income$32231
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38630
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 7 ft.
Area50 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.90327200, -90.20387900

Zip Code 70094 Description

Zip Code 70094 is located in the state of Louisiana in the New Orleans metro area. Zip code 70094 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 70094 is WESTWEGO, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70094 are contained within or border the city limits of Waggaman, LA, Avondale, LA, Bridge City, LA, Westwego, LA, Jefferson, LA, Harahan, LA, Marrero, LA, River Ridge, LA, New Orleans, LA, and Elmwood, LA. The area code for zip code 70094 is 504. 70094 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70094 is 7.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70094 decreased to 31669 from 34150 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70094 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70094 public schools is Black. 92.8% of students in 70094 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13943 44.88% 14222 -2%
 Black Or African American 14309 46.06% 13274 +8%
 Hispanic 1569 5.05% 2482 -37%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 108 0.35% 206 -48%
 Asian 669 2.15% 1074 -38%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 38 0.12% 6 +533%
 Other Race 37 0.05% 37 -59%
 Two Or More Races 368 1.33% 368 +12%

Zip Code 70094 Race/Ethnicity

 White 21.3%
 Black Or African American 61.4%
 Hispanic 9.8%
 Asian 4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 70094 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3166934150
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households11361
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
92.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$32231
Income Under $50K Per Year73.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.70%
70094 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 2Cedric RichmondDemocrat
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70094 Louisiana State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
83Kyle Green Jr.Democrat
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70094 Louisiana State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
3Joseph Bouie Jr.Democrat
8Patrick ConnickRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$127691
Average Real Estate Sale Price$81814
Current Unemployment Level 7.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.3%
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 70094 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)44475359667274747060524660
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667278859091918880716578
Avg Precip (In.)5.614.95.174.864.926.026.396.035.73.14.774.6862.15
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
CBSA Type70094
CBSA Population1187772
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours