Zip Code 70769 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePrairieville
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Ascension
Area Code225
Alternate Zip Code NamesGALVEZ
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesLAKE
Current Population:36084
Racial Majority: 79.7%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.0%
Median Household Income$67859
Average Adjusted Gross Income$82040
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time28.8 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 23 ft.
Area45 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.29729080, -90.98239136

Zip Code 70769 Description

Zip Code 70769 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Baton Rouge metro area. Zip code 70769 is primarily located in Ascension County. The official US Postal Service name for 70769 is PRAIRIEVILLE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70769 are contained within or border the city limits of Port Vincent, LA, . The area code for zip code 70769 is 225. 70769 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70769 is 8.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 9.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70769 increased to 36084 from 24023 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70769 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70769 public schools is White. 34.5% of students in 70769 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 30055 79.7% 29336 +2%
 Black Or African American 4599 12.2% 3995 +15%
 Hispanic 1864 4.94% 1669 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 168 0.45% 110 +53%
 Asian 421 1.12% 599 -30%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 26 -100%
 Other Race 42 0.12% 42 +7%
 Two Or More Races 307 1.48% 307 +81%

Zip Code 70769 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77.2%
 Black Or African American 14.1%
 Hispanic 4.9%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 70769 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3608424023
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households12320
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$67859
Income Under $50K Per Year32.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year44.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.30%
70769 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 6Garret GravesRepublican
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70769 Louisiana State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
59Tony BacalaRepublican
88Kathy EdmonstonRepublican
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70769 Louisiana State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
18Eddie J. LambertRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$283661
Average Real Estate Sale Price$89500
Current Unemployment Level 8.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 74d - Baton Rouge Terrace
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 70769 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)41435056647073726857494357
Avg Max Temp (°F)61647178859091918880716378
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Baton Rouge, LA
CBSA Type70769
CBSA Population789682
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours