Zip Code 70656 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePitkin
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Vernon
Secondary County: Allen
Area Code318
Current Population:4023
Racial Majority: 96.83%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$31041
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53400
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time46.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range118 - 384 ft.
Area369 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.97010200, -92.96396200

Zip Code 70656 Description

Zip Code 70656 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Alexandria metro area. Zip code 70656 is primarily located in Vernon County. Portions of 70656 are also located in Allen County. The official US Postal Service name for 70656 is PITKIN, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70656 are contained within or border the city limits of Elizabeth, LA, . Zip code 70656 is within area code 318 and area code 337. 70656 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70656 is 4.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.5% 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 70656 decreased to 4023 from 4064 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70656 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70656 public schools is . % of students in 70656 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3330 96.83% 3734 -11%
 Black Or African American 9 0.26% 8 +13%
 Hispanic 20 0.58% 59 -66%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 57 1.66% 134 -57%
 Asian 3 0.09% 7 -57%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 76 0.58% 76 -74%

Zip Code 70656 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 70656 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population40234064
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households1505
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$31041
Income Under $50K Per Year70.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.80%
70656 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 4Mike JohnsonRepublican
Louisiana District 5Ralph AbrahamRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Louisiana Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$105200
Average Real Estate Sale Price$12000
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 35e - Southern Tertiary Uplands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 70656 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)37404754626971706554463955
Avg Max Temp (°F)59647177849093938880706278
Avg Precip (In.)6.284.615.214.545.795.54.964.254.724.575.636.2762.33
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fort Polk South, LA
CBSA Type70656
CBSA Population45282
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours