Zip Code 70584 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSunset
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saint Landry
Area Code337
Current Population:7358
Racial Majority:White 64.9%
Public School Racial Majority:White 46.9%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$29192
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65300
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time32.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range33 - 49 ft.
Area34 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.38819400, -92.10031100

Zip Code 70584 Description

Zip Code 70584 is located in the state of Louisiana in the LaFayette metro area. Zip code 70584 is primarily located in Saint Landry County. The official US Postal Service name for 70584 is SUNSET, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70584 are contained within or border the city limits of Sunset, LA, Cankton, LA, and Grand Coteau, LA. The area code for zip code 70584 is 337. 70584 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70584 is 6.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 9.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70584 increased to 7358 from 6125 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70584 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 70584 public schools is White. 76.2% of students in 70584 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5302 64.9% 4673 +13%
 Black Or African American 2408 29.48% 2417 +-0%
 Hispanic 173 2.12% 151 +15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.34% 18 +56%
 Asian 38 0.47% 12 +217%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 11 0.13% 11 +0%
 Two Or More Races 76 2.56% 76 +175%

Zip Code 70584 Race/Ethnicity

 White 46.9%
 Black Or African American 46.5%
 Hispanic 5.8%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 70584 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population73586125
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households2857
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
76.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$29192
Income Under $50K Per Year70.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.90%
70584 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$358000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$267333
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 34j - Lafayette Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 70584 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)41445056647073726757494357
Avg Max Temp (°F)61657278859092938881716478
Avg Precip (In.)6.334.454.774.935.745.865.874.744.94.355.185.362.42
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Opelousas-Eunice, LA
CBSA Type70584
CBSA Population93358
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours