Zip Code 70764 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePlaquemine
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Iberville
Area Code225
Current Population:17584
Racial Majority: 52.61%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 60.9%
Unemployment Rate:9.0%
Median Household Income$33654
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55800
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 20 ft.
Area213 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.20634400, -91.32739500

Zip Code 70764 Description

Zip Code 70764 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Baton Rouge metro area. Zip code 70764 is primarily located in Iberville County. The official US Postal Service name for 70764 is PLAQUEMINE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70764 are contained within or border the city limits of Plaquemine, LA, St. Gabriel, LA, . The area code for zip code 70764 is 225. 70764 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70764 is 9.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.4% 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 70764 decreased to 17584 from 17817 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70764 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70764 public schools is Black. 84.5% of students in 70764 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9203 52.61% 9624 -4%
 Black Or African American 7742 44.26% 7365 +5%
 Hispanic 476 2.72% 370 +29%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.06% 41 -73%
 Asian 0 0% 55 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 124 0.34% 124 -52%

Zip Code 70764 Race/Ethnicity

 White 37%
 Black Or African American 60.9%
 Hispanic 1%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 70764 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1758417817
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households6519
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$33654
Income Under $50K Per Year66.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.80%
70764 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 6Garret GravesRepublican
Louisiana District 2Cedric RichmondDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$176212
Average Real Estate Sale Price$345319
Current Unemployment Level 9.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73k - Southern Holocene Meander Belts
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 70764 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)40435056647072726857494257
Avg Max Temp (°F)61647178859091918880716378
Avg Precip (In.)5.924.945.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Baton Rouge, LA
CBSA Type70764
CBSA Population789682
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours