Zip Code 70535 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEunice
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Acadia
Secondary County: Saint Landry
Area Code337
Current Population:18215
Racial Majority: 71.3%
Public School Racial Majority:White 54.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$27838
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54650
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range30 - 52 ft.
Area151 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.48518000, -92.41864000

Zip Code 70535 Description

Zip Code 70535 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70535 is primarily located in Acadia County. Portions of 70535 are also located in Saint Landry County. The official US Postal Service name for 70535 is EUNICE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70535 are contained within or border the city limits of Eunice, LA, Chataignier, LA, . The area code for zip code 70535 is 337. 70535 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70535 is 4.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70535 decreased to 18215 from 18839 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70535 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70535 public schools is White. 73.5% of students in 70535 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 13031 71.3% 13337 -2%
 Black Or African American 4324 23.66% 4134 +5%
 Hispanic 402 2.2% 360 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.13% 56 -57%
 Asian 107 0.59% 80 +34%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 30 0% 30 -100%
 Two Or More Races 218 2.13% 218 +78%

Zip Code 70535 Race/Ethnicity

 White 54.9%
 Black Or African American 42.3%
 Hispanic 1.7%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 70535 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1821518839
Male Population47.30%
Female Population52.70%
Total Households6998
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$27838
Income Under $50K Per Year73.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year21.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.50%
70535 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$99984
Average Real Estate Sale Price$162159
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.6%
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 70535 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)40435056647072726756484257
Avg Max Temp (°F)60647178859092928880706278
Avg Precip (In.)6.274.584.954.285.944.445.264.714.984.435.015.4360.28
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Opelousas-Eunice, LA
CBSA Type70535
CBSA Population93358
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours