Zip Code 70543 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameIota
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Acadia
Area Code337
Current Population:4077
Racial Majority: 96.43%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$29182
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59830
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time30.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range23 - 36 ft.
Area67 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.33738700, -92.51193600

Zip Code 70543 Description

Zip Code 70543 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70543 is primarily located in Acadia County. The official US Postal Service name for 70543 is IOTA, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70543 are contained within or border the city limits of Iota, LA, . The area code for zip code 70543 is 337. 70543 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70543 is 6.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70543 increased to 4077 from 3417 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70543 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70543 public schools is White. 50.4% of students in 70543 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4244 96.43% 3817 +11%
 Black Or African American 66 1.5% 147 -55%
 Hispanic 0 0% 54 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.48% 19 +11%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.59% 34 +106%

Zip Code 70543 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.8%
 Black Or African American 3.4%
 Hispanic 1.6%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.9%

Zip Code 70543 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population40773417
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households1476
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
50.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$29182
Income Under $50K Per Year71.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.80%
70543 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$111200
Average Real Estate Sale Price$133321
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.0%
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 DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 70543 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)40435057657173726857494257
Avg Max Temp (°F)60647178849092928880706278
Avg Precip (In.)6.254.284.644.315.855.165.514.875.274.275.065.3260.78
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Crowley, LA
CBSA Type70543
CBSA Population60988
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours