Zip Code 70555 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMaurice
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Vermilion
Secondary County: Lafayette
Area Code337
Current Population:7372
Racial Majority: 82.34%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$38646
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66740
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time27.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range13 - 23 ft.
Area49 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.08185500, -92.14621100

Zip Code 70555 Description

Zip Code 70555 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70555 is primarily located in Vermilion County. Portions of 70555 are also located in Lafayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 70555 is MAURICE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70555 are contained within or border the city limits of Maurice, LA, . The area code for zip code 70555 is 337. 70555 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70555 is 6.6% 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 70555 increased to 7372 from 7319 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70555 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70555 public schools is White. 40.6% of students in 70555 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6813 82.34% 6342 +7%
 Black Or African American 843 10.19% 716 +18%
 Hispanic 511 6.18% 166 +208%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 9 -100%
 Asian 32 0.39% 65 -51%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 9 0% 9 -100%
 Two Or More Races 64 0.91% 64 +17%

Zip Code 70555 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84%
 Black Or African American 11.6%
 Hispanic 2%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 70555 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population73727319
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households2680
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
40.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$38646
Income Under $50K Per Year60.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.50%
70555 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$95250
Average Real Estate Sale Price$135927
Current Unemployment Level 6.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 34j - Lafayette Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 70555 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)41445157657173736858494358
Avg Max Temp (°F)61647178858991918880716478
Avg Precip (In.)6.084.134.594.515.555.966.265.395.324.124.715.2461.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Abbeville, LA
CBSA Type70555
CBSA Population56867
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours