ZIP Code 70605 - Lake Charles Louisiana

ZIP Code 70605 is located in Lake Charles Louisiana. Portions of 70605 are also in Prien. 70605 is entirely within Calcasieu Parish. Regionally, it is located in the Lake Charles Area.

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ZIP Code 70605 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameLake Charles
Primary CountyCalcasieu Parish
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)40,870
Area Code(s)337
Current Time
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70605 Demographics

70605 can be classified socioeconomically as 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 70605 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 70605 is White. The current unemployment level in 70605 is 4.4%.

Population40,870
Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density789 People per Square Mile
Total Households13,325
Percentage High Income Households6.2%
Median Household Income (2021)$81,404
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$613,360
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)4.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 82.73%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 44.29%

70605 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Race/EthnictyTotalPercentage
White34,19882.73%
Black3,4108.25%
Hispanic2,0775.02%
Asian1,5643.78%
Native American890.22%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

70605 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Race/EthnictyTotalPercentage
White2,87545.63%
Black2,61341.47%
Hispanic4787.59%
Asian3014.78%
Native American210.33%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander130.21%

70605 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,5047.23%
Bachelor Degree5,56026.74%
High School Diploma4,76922.94%
No High School Diploma1430.69%
GED or Alternate9284.46%
1 or More Years of College4,08319.64%
Associates Degree1,3256.37%
Masters Degree1,5907.65%
Professional Degree5742.76%
Doctorate Degree3141.51%

70605 Geography

Coordinates30.13052368,-93.28028107
Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 70605
RegionLake Charles Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaLake Charles, LA
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area52 Square Miles

70605 Politics

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70605 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Average First Frost DateDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateFebruary 21 - 28
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion34a - Northern Humid Gulf Coastal Prairies

70605 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)41445157657274736958494358
Avg Max Temp (°F)60657177848991918880706378
Avg Precip (In.)5.573.383.653.75.965.955.144.865.824.094.694.7557.55

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