ZIP Code 70438 - Franklinton Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameFranklinton
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Secondary County: Saint Tammany
Area Code985
Alternate Zip Code NamesSHERIDAN
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesTHOMAS
Current Population:18540
Racial Majority: 73.96%
Public School Racial Majority:White 68.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$27322
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46270
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time34.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range89 - 351 ft.
Area365 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.83553700, -90.10816100

Zip Code 70438 Profile

ZIP Code 70438 is located in the state of Louisiana in the New Orleans metro area. ZIP code 70438 is primarily located in Washington County. Portions of 70438 are also located in Saint Tammany County. The official US Postal Service name for 70438 is FRANKLINTON, Louisiana. Portions of ZIP code 70438 are contained within or border the city limits of Franklinton, LA, . The area code for ZIP code 70438 is 985. 70438 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70438 is 3.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70438 increased to 18540 from 14996 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70438 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70438 public schools is White. 81.7% of students in 70438 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 13318 73.96% 13379 +-0%
 Black Or African American 4241 23.55% 4543 -7%
 Hispanic 74 0.41% 400 -82%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 0.28% 58 -14%
 Asian 18 0.1% 25 -28%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 129 1.69% 129 +136%

Zip Code 70438 Race/Ethnicity

 White 68.4%
 Black Or African American 27.3%
 Hispanic 2.8%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 70438 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1854014996
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households7072
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$27322
Income Under $50K Per Year74.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.00%
70438 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 5Ralph AbrahamRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$194468
Average Real Estate Sale Price$109214
Current Unemployment Level 3.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65f - Southern Pine Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 70438 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)38414753616870706554454054
Avg Max Temp (°F)61657279869193938980716378
Avg Precip (In.)6.345.496.726.235.675.285.575.164.053.515.435.3764.82
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bogalusa, LA
CBSA Type70438
CBSA Population45429
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours