Zip Code 70648 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKinder
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Allen
Secondary County: Jefferson Davis
Area Code337
Current Population:8026
Racial Majority: 67.47%
Public School Racial Majority:White 70.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$37190
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53410
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time27.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range16 - 98 ft.
Area242 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.47710300, -92.90174700

Zip Code 70648 Description

Zip Code 70648 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Lake Charles metro area. Zip code 70648 is primarily located in Allen County. Portions of 70648 are also located in Jefferson Davis County. The official US Postal Service name for 70648 is KINDER, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70648 are contained within or border the city limits of Kinder, LA, Fenton, LA, . The area code for zip code 70648 is 337. 70648 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70648 is 5.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.6% 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 70648 increased to 8026 from 7352 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70648 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70648 public schools is White. 59.1% of students in 70648 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5740 67.47% 5336 +8%
 Black Or African American 2156 25.34% 2174 -1%
 Hispanic 198 2.33% 126 +57%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 158 1.86% 140 +13%
 Asian 63 0.74% 81 -22%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 14 0% 14 -100%
 Two Or More Races 154 2.27% 154 +25%

Zip Code 70648 Race/Ethnicity

 White 70.5%
 Black Or African American 20.9%
 Hispanic 2.1%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 70648 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population80267352
Male Population58.10%
Female Population41.90%
Total Households2568
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
59.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$37190
Income Under $50K Per Year60.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.50%
70648 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$208125
Average Real Estate Sale Price$119731
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.5%
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 DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 70648 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)40435056647072726757484257
Avg Max Temp (°F)60647278859092938880706278
Avg Precip (In.)6.554.495.174.526.45.85.394.575.594.615.385.9664.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours