Zip Code 70653 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMerryville
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Beauregard
Area Code337
Current Population:3111
Racial Majority: 79.86%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$31449
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56630
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time35.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range46 - 197 ft.
Area288 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.66236800, -93.56597500

Zip Code 70653 Description

Zip Code 70653 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Lake Charles metro area. Zip code 70653 is primarily located in Beauregard County. The official US Postal Service name for 70653 is MERRYVILLE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70653 are contained within or border the city limits of Merryville, LA, . The area code for zip code 70653 is 337. 70653 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70653 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70653 decreased to 3111 from 3395 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70653 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70653 public schools is White. 57.9% of students in 70653 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2423 79.86% 2764 -12%
 Black Or African American 214 7.05% 192 +11%
 Hispanic 227 7.48% 66 +244%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.79% 35 -31%
 Asian 52 1.71% 8 +550%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 45 3.1% 45 +109%

Zip Code 70653 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.1%
 Black Or African American 1.4%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.1%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 70653 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population31113395
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households1234
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
57.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$31449
Income Under $50K Per Year71.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.50%
70653 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
Louisiana District 36
Related Maps: Map of All Louisiana Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$97667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$80000
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 35f - Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 70653 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)38414855636971706655464055
Avg Max Temp (°F)60657178859093938880706278
Avg Precip (In.)5.74.354.6545.165.365.033.834.284.265.265.7657.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
De Ridder, LA
CBSA Type70653
CBSA Population35093
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours