Zip Code 70420 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAbita Springs
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saint Tammany
Area Code985
Current Population:7345
Racial Majority: 87.49%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$50806
Average Adjusted Gross Income$69430
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time34.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range26 - 85 ft.
Area55 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.49330400, -89.95281300

Zip Code 70420 Description

Zip Code 70420 is located in the state of Louisiana in the New Orleans metro area. Zip code 70420 is primarily located in Saint Tammany County. The official US Postal Service name for 70420 is ABITA SPRINGS, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70420 are contained within or border the city limits of Abita Springs, LA, . The area code for zip code 70420 is 985. 70420 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70420 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70420 increased to 7345 from 5143 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70420 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70420 public schools is White. 61% of students in 70420 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7352 87.49% 6443 +14%
 Black Or African American 429 5.11% 397 +8%
 Hispanic 317 3.77% 303 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.56% 35 +34%
 Asian 72 0.86% 32 +125%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 14 0.35% 14 +107%
 Two Or More Races 115 1.87% 115 +37%

Zip Code 70420 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77.8%
 Black Or African American 15.4%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 70420 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population73455143
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households2806
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
61%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$50806
Income Under $50K Per Year48.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.80%
70420 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 1Steve ScaliseRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$178786
Average Real Estate Sale Price$46213
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 75a - Gulf Coast Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 70420 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)40424955636971716756484256
Avg Max Temp (°F)61657278859092928880716478
Avg Precip (In.)5.95.416.275.275.465.046.375.384.973.3455.1463.54
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
CBSA Type70420
CBSA Population1187772
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours