Zip Code 70124 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Orleans
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Orleans
Area Code504
Current Population:16824
Racial Majority: 85.08%
Unemployment Rate:11.8%
Median Household Income$58072
Average Adjusted Gross Income$149820
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 0 ft.
Area30 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.00559700, -90.10447800

Zip Code 70124 Description

Zip Code 70124 is located in the state of Louisiana in the New Orleans metro area. Zip code 70124 is primarily located in Orleans County. The official US Postal Service name for 70124 is NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70124 are contained within or border the city limits of New Orleans, LA, Metairie, LA, . The area code for zip code 70124 is 504. 70124 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70124 is 11.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% 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 70124 decreased to 16824 from 22951 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70124 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70124 public schools is . % of students in 70124 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 16688 85.08% 14395 +16%
 Black Or African American 875 4.46% 791 +11%
 Hispanic 1490 7.6% 1053 +42%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.1% 36 -44%
 Asian 353 1.8% 351 +1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 37 0.16% 37 -14%
 Two Or More Races 152 0.8% 152 +3%

Zip Code 70124 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
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Zip Code 70124 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1682422951
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households7325
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$58072
Income Under $50K Per Year42.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.80%
70124 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 1Steve ScaliseRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Louisiana Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$370634
Average Real Estate Sale Price$220000
Current Unemployment Level 11.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 70124 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)43465358667274747060524659
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667278859091918880716578
Avg Precip (In.)5.624.985.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
CBSA Type70124
CBSA Population1187772
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours