Zip Code 70578 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRayne
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Acadia
Secondary County: Lafayette
Area Code337
Current Population:16122
Racial Majority:White 75.01%
Public School Racial Majority:White 64.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$29617
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51660
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time29 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range16 - 36 ft.
Area117 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.22923800, -92.26499300

Zip Code 70578 Description

Zip Code 70578 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70578 is primarily located in Acadia County. Portions of 70578 are also located in Lafayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 70578 is RAYNE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70578 are contained within or border the city limits of Rayne, LA, Duson, LA, . The area code for zip code 70578 is 337. 70578 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70578 is 6.1% 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 70578 increased to 16122 from 15153 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70578 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 70578 public schools is White. 66.9% of students in 70578 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12568 75.01% 12194 +3%
 Black Or African American 3468 20.7% 3345 +4%
 Hispanic 271 1.62% 303 -11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 47 -100%
 Asian 57 0.34% 31 +84%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 13 0.54% 13 +592%
 Two Or More Races 189 1.8% 189 +59%

Zip Code 70578 Race/Ethnicity

 White 64.6%
 Black Or African American 28.8%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.3%

Zip Code 70578 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1612215153
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households5998
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
66.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$29617
Income Under $50K Per Year71.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year21.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.60%
70578 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$128643
Average Real Estate Sale Price$133000
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.0%
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 70578 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)40435057657173726857494257
Avg Max Temp (°F)60647178859092928881716378
Avg Precip (In.)6.194.184.554.475.75.565.825.075.14.174.955.1560.91
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Crowley, LA
CBSA Type70578
CBSA Population60988
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours