Zip Code 70123 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Orleans
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Area Code504
Current Population:26475
Racial Majority: 80.15%
Public School Racial Majority:White 52.3%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$51631
Average Adjusted Gross Income$91600
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 7 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.95187900, -90.20423900

Zip Code 70123 Description

Zip Code 70123 is located in the state of Louisiana in the New Orleans metro area. Zip code 70123 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 70123 is NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70123 are contained within or border the city limits of Elmwood, LA, River Ridge, LA, Harahan, LA, Jefferson, LA, Metairie, LA, Avondale, LA, Waggaman, LA, and Kenner, LA. The area code for zip code 70123 is 504. 70123 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70123 is 8.1% 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 70123 decreased to 26475 from 27721 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70123 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70123 public schools is White. 66.1% of students in 70123 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 21647 80.15% 21469 +1%
 Black Or African American 2722 10.08% 2643 +3%
 Hispanic 1615 5.98% 1453 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 0.16% 82 -46%
 Asian 445 1.65% 502 -11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 40 0.84% 40 +465%
 Two Or More Races 276 1.14% 276 +12%

Zip Code 70123 Race/Ethnicity

 White 52.3%
 Black Or African American 32.8%
 Hispanic 8.7%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 70123 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2647527721
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households11970
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$51631
Income Under $50K Per Year48.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.70%
70123 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 1Steve ScaliseRepublican
Louisiana District 2Cedric RichmondDemocrat
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70123 Louisiana State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
78John Illg Jr.Republican
82Charles HenryRepublican
92Joseph StagniRepublican
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70123 Louisiana State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
10Kirk TalbotRepublican
19Gary Smith Jr.Democrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$259992
Average Real Estate Sale Price$202640
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.5%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 70123 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)43465358667274747060524659
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667278858991918780716578
Avg Precip (In.)5.725.25.184.854.816.226.145.925.63.134.834.8462.43
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
CBSA Type70123
CBSA Population1187772
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours