Zip Code 70118 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Orleans
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Orleans
Area Code504
Current Population:33008
Racial Majority: 50.55%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 94.1%
Unemployment Rate:9.0%
Median Household Income$33634
Average Adjusted Gross Income$114790
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time20 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 3 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.94464000, -90.12567900

Zip Code 70118 Description

Zip Code 70118 is located in the state of Louisiana in the New Orleans metro area. Zip code 70118 is primarily located in Orleans County. The official US Postal Service name for 70118 is NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70118 are contained within or border the city limits of New Orleans, LA, Jefferson, LA, Marrero, LA, Metairie, LA, and Westwego, LA. The area code for zip code 70118 is 504. 70118 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70118 is 9.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% 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 70118 decreased to 33008 from 36847 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70118 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70118 public schools is Black. 99% of students in 70118 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 17660 50.55% 17454 +1%
 Black Or African American 13237 37.89% 12465 +6%
 Hispanic 2106 6.03% 1623 +30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.19% 77 -16%
 Asian 936 2.68% 768 +22%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 45 0.13% 14 +221%
 Other Race 85 0.35% 85 +46%
 Two Or More Races 522 2.19% 522 +47%

Zip Code 70118 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.9%
 Black Or African American 94.1%
 Hispanic 4.1%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 70118 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3300836847
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households13226
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$33634
Income Under $50K Per Year65.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.30%
70118 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 1Steve ScaliseRepublican
Louisiana District 2Cedric RichmondDemocrat
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70118 Louisiana State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
91Mandie LandryDemocrat
98Aimee Adatto FreemanDemocrat
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70118 Louisiana State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
5Karen Carter PetersonDemocrat
9Cameron HenryRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$276818
Average Real Estate Sale Price$298333
Current Unemployment Level 9.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.5%
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 70118 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)44475358667274747060524660
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667278859091918880716578
Avg Precip (In.)5.564.874.864.744.595.695.595.875.533.154.434.6159.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
CBSA Type70118
CBSA Population1187772
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours