ZIP Code 70586 - Ville Platte Louisiana

ZIP Code 70586 is located in Ville Platte Louisiana. Portions of 70586 are also in Pine Prairie and Turkey Creek and Chataignier. 70586 is primarily within Evangeline Parish, with some portions in Saint Landry Parish. Regionally, 70586 is located in the LaFayette Area.

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ZIP Code 70586 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameVille Platte
Primary CountyEvangeline Parish
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)19,474
Area Code(s)318 / 337
Current Time

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70586 Demographics

70586 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Louisiana based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 70586 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 70586 is African American. The current unemployment level in 70586 is 3.4%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density59 People per Square Mile
Total Households7,215
Percentage High Income Households1.1%
Median Household Income (2021)$32,553
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$356,670
Current Unemployment Rate (June 2024)3.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 65.70%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 50.83%

70586 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American930.49%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander160.08%

70586 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American10.04%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander10.04%

70586 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College5836.57%
Bachelor Degree1,04411.77%
High School Diploma3,60440.64%
No High School Diploma2953.33%
GED or Alternate8349.4%
1 or More Years of College1,23513.92%
Associates Degree7198.11%
Masters Degree3564.01%
Professional Degree1571.77%
Doctorate Degree420.47%

70586 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 70586
RegionLaFayette Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaOpelousas, LA
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area330 Square Miles

70586 Politics

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70586 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Average First Frost DateNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateMarch 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion34j - Lafayette Loess Plains

70586 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)39424955647072716755474156
Avg Max Temp (°F)59647178849092928880706278
Avg Precip (In.)6.454.665.34.895.945.224.964.444.774.45.425.8762.31

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