Zip Code 70116 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Orleans
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Orleans
Area Code504
Current Population:11507
Racial Majority: 39.26%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 97.7%
Unemployment Rate:10.3%
Median Household Income$26105
Average Adjusted Gross Income$72160
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 0 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.96720200, -90.06444400

Zip Code 70116 Description

Zip Code 70116 is located in the state of Louisiana in the New Orleans metro area. Zip code 70116 is primarily located in Orleans County. The official US Postal Service name for 70116 is NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70116 are contained within or border the city limits of New Orleans, LA, . The area code for zip code 70116 is 504. 70116 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70116 is 10.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% 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 70116 decreased to 11507 from 16688 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70116 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70116 public schools is Black. 91.3% of students in 70116 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4686 39.26% 4617 +1%
 Black Or African American 6167 51.67% 5974 +3%
 Hispanic 812 6.8% 586 +39%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.04% 50 -90%
 Asian 121 1.01% 94 +29%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.09% 6 +83%
 Other Race 31 0.08% 31 -68%
 Two Or More Races 149 1.04% 149 -17%

Zip Code 70116 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.2%
 Black Or African American 97.7%
 Hispanic 1.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 70116 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1150716688
Male Population54.30%
Female Population45.70%
Total Households6192
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$26105
Income Under $50K Per Year78.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year16.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.30%
70116 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 2Cedric RichmondDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$346305
Average Real Estate Sale Price$242968
Current Unemployment Level 10.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.9%
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 70116 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)44465358667274747060524660
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667278859091918880726578
Avg Precip (In.)5.624.95.224.785.065.736.085.825.553.134.74.6161.19
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
CBSA Type70116
CBSA Population1187772
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Seventh Ward
Treme - Lafitte
French Quarter