Zip Code 70515 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBasile
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Acadia
Secondary County: Evangeline
Area Code337
Current Population:3838
Racial Majority: 70.22%
Public School Racial Majority:White 73.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.1%
Median Household Income$25628
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47950
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time32.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range23 - 46 ft.
Area78 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.45783300, -92.56461900

Zip Code 70515 Description

Zip Code 70515 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70515 is primarily located in Acadia County. Portions of 70515 are also located in Evangeline County. The official US Postal Service name for 70515 is BASILE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70515 are contained within or border the city limits of Basile, LA, . The area code for zip code 70515 is 337. 70515 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70515 is 4.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70515 decreased to 3838 from 3939 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70515 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70515 public schools is White. 74.6% of students in 70515 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2714 70.22% 2897 -6%
 Black Or African American 659 17.05% 460 +43%
 Hispanic 299 7.74% 401 -25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.08% 7 -57%
 Asian 16 0.41% 22 -27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 12 0% 12 -100%
 Two Or More Races 39 4.5% 39 +346%

Zip Code 70515 Race/Ethnicity

 White 73.8%
 Black Or African American 18.9%
 Hispanic 3.6%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 70515 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population38383939
Male Population56.00%
Female Population44.00%
Total Households1265
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
74.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$25628
Income Under $50K Per Year76.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year16.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.30%
70515 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$107500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$137500
Current Unemployment Level 4.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 34a - Northern Humid Gulf Coastal Prairies
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 70515 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)40435056647072726756484257
Avg Max Temp (°F)59647178859092928880706278
Avg Precip (In.)6.374.5154.426.095.15.324.675.224.485.195.6362
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Crowley, LA
CBSA Type70515
CBSA Population60988
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours