Zip Code 70546 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameJennings
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson Davis
Secondary County: Acadia
Area Code337
Current Population:16425
Racial Majority: 77.31%
Public School Racial Majority:White 60.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$29894
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52800
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time32.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range7 - 39 ft.
Area162 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.26349900, -92.66975200

Zip Code 70546 Description

Zip Code 70546 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70546 is primarily located in Jefferson Davis County. Portions of 70546 are also located in Acadia County. The official US Postal Service name for 70546 is JENNINGS, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70546 are contained within or border the city limits of Jennings, LA, Mermentau, LA, . The area code for zip code 70546 is 337. 70546 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70546 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.8% 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 70546 increased to 16425 from 16302 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70546 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70546 public schools is White. 67.3% of students in 70546 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12649 77.31% 12621 +0%
 Black Or African American 3109 19% 3177 -2%
 Hispanic 384 2.35% 285 +35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.4% 50 +32%
 Asian 31 0.19% 41 -24%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 248 0.75% 248 -50%

Zip Code 70546 Race/Ethnicity

 White 60.9%
 Black Or African American 33.8%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.7%

Zip Code 70546 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1642516302
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households6010
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
67.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$29894
Income Under $50K Per Year71.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.90%
70546 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Louisiana Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$151042
Average Real Estate Sale Price$80867
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
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 DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 70546 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)40435057657173726857494257
Avg Max Temp (°F)59637177848991918880706277
Avg Precip (In.)6.193.964.474.115.725.445.614.825.754.285.165.2860.79
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Jennings, LA
CBSA Type70546
CBSA Population31375
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours