ZIP Code 70506 - Lafayette Louisiana

ZIP Code 70506 is located in Lafayette Louisiana. Portions of 70506 are also in Scott. 70506 is entirely within Lafayette Parish. Regionally, it is located in the LaFayette Area.

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ZIP Code 70506 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameLafayette
Primary CountyLafayette Parish
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)39,926
Area Code(s)337
Current Time

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70506 Demographics

70506 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Louisiana based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 70506 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 70506 is White. The current unemployment level in 70506 is 5.1%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density2,027 People per Square Mile
Total Households17,634
Percentage High Income Households1.8%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$49,945
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$49,290
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)5.1%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 65.34%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 43.32%

70506 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American620.15%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander970.24%

70506 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American140.24%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander20.03%

70506 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,6957.4%
Bachelor Degree5,38223.49%
High School Diploma5,96026.01%
No High School Diploma4922.15%
GED or Alternate1,0624.64%
1 or More Years of College4,82821.07%
Associates Degree1,3365.83%
Masters Degree1,3976.1%
Professional Degree4081.78%
Doctorate Degree3501.53%

70506 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 70506
RegionLaFayette Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaLafayette, LA
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area20 Square Miles

70506 Politics

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Louisiana State Senate Districts in 70506
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70506 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Average First Frost DateDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateFebruary 21 - 28
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion34j - Lafayette Loess Plains

70506 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)42455157657173736858494458
Avg Max Temp (°F)61657278858991918880716478
Avg Precip (In.)

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