Zip Code 70669 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWestlake
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Calcasieu
Area Code337
Current Population:10131
Racial Majority: 85.02%
Public School Racial Majority:White 74.2%
Unemployment Rate:7.9%
Median Household Income$42311
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62070
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time19.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 13 ft.
Area35 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.24791200, -93.27915800

Zip Code 70669 Description

Zip Code 70669 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Lake Charles metro area. Zip code 70669 is primarily located in Calcasieu County. The official US Postal Service name for 70669 is WESTLAKE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70669 are contained within or border the city limits of Westlake, LA, Lake Charles, LA, Sulphur, LA, Prien, LA, and Moss Bluff, LA. The area code for zip code 70669 is 337. 70669 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70669 is 7.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70669 increased to 10131 from 10102 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70669 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70669 public schools is White. 58.7% of students in 70669 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8646 85.02% 8239 +5%
 Black Or African American 1178 11.58% 1398 -16%
 Hispanic 142 1.4% 252 -44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.1% 52 -81%
 Asian 80 0.79% 39 +105%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 18 0% 18 -100%
 Two Or More Races 130 1.11% 130 -13%

Zip Code 70669 Race/Ethnicity

 White 74.2%
 Black Or African American 21.3%
 Hispanic 2%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 70669 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1013110102
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households3914
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
58.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$42311
Income Under $50K Per Year57.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.20%
70669 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 3Clay HigginsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$170121
Average Real Estate Sale Price$103292
Current Unemployment Level 7.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 35b - Floodplains and Low Terraces
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 70669 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)40435056657173726857494257
Avg Max Temp (°F)60647177848991918880706377
Avg Precip (In.)5.783.633.953.765.835.885.24.765.654.244.865.0758.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lake Charles, LA
CBSA Type70669
CBSA Population194964
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours