Zip Code 70808 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBaton Rouge
Zip Code StateLouisiana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: East Baton Rouge
Area Code225
Current Population:32504
Racial Majority: 74.6%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 63.3%
Unemployment Rate:14.7%
Median Household Income$52239
Average Adjusted Gross Income$105790
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time16.9 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range26 - 49 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.40214920, -91.15805054

Zip Code 70808 Description

Zip Code 70808 is located in the state of Louisiana in the Baton Rouge metro area. Zip code 70808 is primarily located in East Baton Rouge County. The official US Postal Service name for 70808 is BATON ROUGE, Louisiana. Portions of zip code 70808 are contained within or border the city limits of Baton Rouge, LA, Gardere, LA, . The area code for zip code 70808 is 225. 70808 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Louisiana.

The current unemployment level in 70808 is 14.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 14.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 70808 decreased to 32504 from 34127 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 70808 is while the majority ethnicity attending 70808 public schools is Black. 62.9% of students in 70808 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 24207 74.6% 25294 -4%
 Black Or African American 5293 16.31% 4611 +15%
 Hispanic 1095 3.37% 1080 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.12% 40 +0%
 Asian 1197 3.69% 1048 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 15 -100%
 Other Race 61 0.27% 61 +46%
 Two Or More Races 355 1.62% 355 +48%

Zip Code 70808 Race/Ethnicity

 White 22.6%
 Black Or African American 63.3%
 Hispanic 5.1%
 Asian 7.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 70808 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3250434127
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households13923
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
62.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
71.4%
Median Household Income$52239
Income Under $50K Per Year48.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.10%
70808 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Louisiana District 6Garret GravesRepublican
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70808 Louisiana State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
67Larry SeldersDemocrat
68Steven McKnightRepublican
70Barbara FreibergRepublican
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70808 Louisiana State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
14Cleo FieldsDemocrat
16Franklin FoilRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$362265
Average Real Estate Sale Price$277720
Current Unemployment Level 14.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 74d - Baton Rouge Terrace
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 70808 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)40434955647072716756484256
Avg Max Temp (°F)60647178849091918880716378
Avg Precip (In.)65.065.095.315.245.625.625.694.673.644.855.1961.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Baton Rouge, LA
CBSA Type70808
CBSA Population789682
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Garden District
Mid City South