Zip Code 70529 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDuson
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lafayette
Secondary County: Acadia
Area Code337
Current Population:11752
Racial Majority: 75.12%
Public School Racial Majority:White 55.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$38602
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49840
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range23 - 33 ft.
Area40 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.19416900, -92.16735300

Zip Code 70529 Description

Zip Code 70529 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70529 is primarily located in Lafayette County. Portions of 70529 are also located in Acadia County. The official US Postal Service name for 70529 is DUSON, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70529 are contained within or border the city limits of Duson, LA, Scott, LA, . The area code for zip code 70529 is 337. 70529 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70529 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70529 increased to 11752 from 9430 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70529 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70529 public schools is White. 70% of students in 70529 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8450 75.12% 8802 -4%
 Black Or African American 2152 19.13% 2099 +3%
 Hispanic 295 2.62% 625 -53%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.28% 19 +68%
 Asian 27 0.24% 53 -49%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 13 0.09% 13 -23%
 Two Or More Races 141 2.52% 141 +101%

Zip Code 70529 Race/Ethnicity

 White 55.3%
 Black Or African American 26.3%
 Hispanic 13.3%
 Asian 3.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 70529 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population117529430
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households4261
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
70%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$38602
Income Under $50K Per Year63.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.80%
70529 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$159455
Average Real Estate Sale Price$135906
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.8%
Duson, LA
Scott, LA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 34j - Lafayette Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 70529 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)41445157657173726857494358
Avg Max Temp (°F)60647178859091928880716378
Avg Precip (In.)6.14.174.584.515.595.836.135.245.254.154.795.2261.54
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lafayette, LA
CBSA Type70529
CBSA Population263368
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 70529
Acadiana High SchoolLafayette
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 70529
Judice Middle SchoolLafayette
Scott Middle SchoolLafayette