Zip Code 70563 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Iberia
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Iberia
Area Code337
Current Population:18502
Racial Majority:White 77.49%
Public School Racial Majority:White 68.2%
Unemployment Rate:7.9%
Median Household Income$45550
Average Adjusted Gross Income$73020
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 13 ft.
Area49 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.02952100, -91.74410000

Zip Code 70563 Description

Zip Code 70563 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70563 is primarily located in Iberia County. The official US Postal Service name for 70563 is NEW IBERIA, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70563 are contained within or border the city limits of New Iberia, LA, Loreauville, LA, . The area code for zip code 70563 is 337. 70563 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70563 is 7.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 9.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70563 increased to 18502 from 17500 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70563 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 70563 public schools is White. 54.2% of students in 70563 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14421 77.49% 14735 -2%
 Black Or African American 2889 15.52% 2923 -1%
 Hispanic 623 3.35% 399 +56%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.08% 64 -77%
 Asian 271 1.46% 168 +61%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 24 0% 24 -100%
 Two Or More Races 186 2.1% 186 +110%

Zip Code 70563 Race/Ethnicity

 White 68.2%
 Black Or African American 24.6%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 70563 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1850217500
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households6931
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45550
Income Under $50K Per Year54.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.10%
70563 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$184350
Average Real Estate Sale Price$224173
Current Unemployment Level 7.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73k - Southern Holocene Meander Belts
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 70563 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)41445157667173736958504458
Avg Max Temp (°F)61647177848991918780716478
Avg Precip (In.)5.424.094.384.575.146.326.576.065.5844.484.9361.54
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Iberia, LA
CBSA Type70563
CBSA Population75402
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours