Zip Code 70577 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePort Barre
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saint Landry
Area Code337
Current Population:4645
Racial Majority:White 90.08%
Public School Racial Majority:White 55.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$30399
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53960
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range10 - 26 ft.
Area125 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.52657700, -91.86329000

Zip Code 70577 Description

Zip Code 70577 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70577 is primarily located in Saint Landry County. The official US Postal Service name for 70577 is PORT BARRE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70577 are contained within or border the city limits of Port Barre, LA, . The area code for zip code 70577 is 337. 70577 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70577 is 4.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 9.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70577 increased to 4645 from 4590 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70577 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 70577 public schools is White. 72.8% of students in 70577 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3934 90.08% 3781 +4%
 Black Or African American 386 8.84% 722 -47%
 Hispanic 25 0.57% 53 -53%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 15 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 16 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 51 0.5% 51 -57%

Zip Code 70577 Race/Ethnicity

 White 55.5%
 Black Or African American 43.3%
 Hispanic 0.2%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 70577 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population46454590
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households1761
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30399
Income Under $50K Per Year73.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.00%
70577 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 5Ralph AbrahamRepublican
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$126000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$20000
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73k - Southern Holocene Meander Belts
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 70577 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)40435056647072726756484257
Avg Max Temp (°F)61657278859092928881716478
Avg Precip (In.)6.344.574.955.015.765.685.594.664.794.335.225.4162.3
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Opelousas-Eunice, LA
CBSA Type70577
CBSA Population93358
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours