Zip Code 70560 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Iberia
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Iberia
Secondary County: Saint Martin
Area Code337
Current Population:42022
Racial Majority:White 54.86%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 49.4%
Unemployment Rate:9.6%
Median Household Income$30830
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44010
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.6 Minutes
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range0 - 30 ft.
Area207 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.89757919, -91.84842682

Zip Code 70560 Description

Zip Code 70560 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70560 is primarily located in Iberia County. Portions of 70560 are also located in Saint Martin County. The official US Postal Service name for 70560 is NEW IBERIA, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70560 are contained within or border the city limits of New Iberia, LA, Lydia, LA, and Delcambre, LA. The area code for zip code 70560 is 337. 70560 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70560 is 9.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 9.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70560 increased to 42022 from 41687 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70560 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 70560 public schools is Black. 76% of students in 70560 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 23224 54.86% 23504 -1%
 Black Or African American 15180 35.86% 14940 +2%
 Hispanic 1790 4.23% 1518 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 180 0.43% 161 +12%
 Asian 1061 2.51% 1146 -7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 14 -100%
 Other Race 79 0.15% 79 -18%
 Two Or More Races 660 1.98% 660 +27%

Zip Code 70560 Race/Ethnicity

 White 40.2%
 Black Or African American 49.4%
 Hispanic 3.8%
 Asian 4.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 70560 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4202241687
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households15327
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
76%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$30830
Income Under $50K Per Year71.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.40%
70560 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
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70560 Louisiana State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
48Beau BeaullieuRepublican
49Blake MiguezRepublican
96Marcus BryantDemocrat
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70560 Louisiana State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
21Bret AllainRepublican
22Fred MillsRepublican
26Bob HensgensRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$143441
Average Real Estate Sale Price$194539
Current Unemployment Level 9.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
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 70560 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)41445157667173736958504458
Avg Max Temp (°F)61647178848991918780716478
Avg Precip (In.)5.384.084.364.555.166.216.576.045.584.044.494.9261.39
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Iberia, LA
CBSA Type70560
CBSA Population75402
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours