Zip Code 70583 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameScott
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lafayette
Secondary County: Acadia
Area Code337
Current Population:11693
Racial Majority:White 78.96%
Public School Racial Majority:White 49.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$37338
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55120
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range30 - 39 ft.
Area28 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.25718900, -92.12241100

Zip Code 70583 Description

Zip Code 70583 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70583 is primarily located in Lafayette County. Portions of 70583 are also located in Acadia County. The official US Postal Service name for 70583 is SCOTT, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70583 are contained within or border the city limits of Scott, LA, Lafayette, LA, and Duson, LA. The area code for zip code 70583 is 337. 70583 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70583 is 5.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70583 increased to 11693 from 10509 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70583 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 70583 public schools is White. 69.9% of students in 70583 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8859 78.96% 8922 -1%
 Black Or African American 1790 15.96% 2104 -15%
 Hispanic 298 2.66% 386 -23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.2% 38 -42%
 Asian 20 0.18% 78 -74%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 47 0.42% 2 +2250%
 Other Race 17 0% 17 -100%
 Two Or More Races 146 1.63% 146 +25%

Zip Code 70583 Race/Ethnicity

 White 49.6%
 Black Or African American 43.1%
 Hispanic 4.7%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 70583 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1169310509
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households4520
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
69.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$37338
Income Under $50K Per Year65.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.30%
70583 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$235885
Average Real Estate Sale Price$138356
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
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 70583 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)41445157657173736858494358
Avg Max Temp (°F)61657278859092928880716478
Avg Precip (In.)6.164.254.594.655.525.846.265.065.214.124.775.3261.75
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lafayette, LA
CBSA Type70583
CBSA Population263368
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours