Zip Code 70356 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGibson
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Terrebonne
Area Code985
Current Population:2484
Racial Majority: 43.81%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 42.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$23798
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43750
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time32.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 0 ft.
Area221 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.56938400, -91.02726700

Zip Code 70356 Description

Zip Code 70356 is located in the state of Louisiana in the New Orleans metro area. Zip code 70356 is primarily located in Terrebonne County. The official US Postal Service name for 70356 is GIBSON, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70356 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 70356 is 985. 70356 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70356 is 5.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.3% and is lower 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 70356 decreased to 2484 from 2547 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70356 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70356 public schools is Black. 85.5% of students in 70356 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 810 43.81% 1224 -34%
 Black Or African American 981 53.06% 1114 -12%
 Hispanic 58 3.14% 51 +14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 39 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 16 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 38 0% 38 -100%

Zip Code 70356 Race/Ethnicity

 White 40.7%
 Black Or African American 42.1%
 Hispanic 10%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3.6%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 70356 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population24842547
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households920
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
85.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$23798
Income Under $50K Per Year80.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year16.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.40%
70356 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 6Garret GravesRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Louisiana Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$204000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$177700
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73n - Inland Swamps
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 70356 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43465359667274737060514559
Avg Max Temp (°F)63667278848991918880726578
Avg Precip (In.)5.824.654.954.65.426.127.396.876.173.594.814.9165.28
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, LA
CBSA Type70356
CBSA Population204128
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours