70043 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Cities: Chalmette, LA (86.54%), Arabi, LA (0.13%)
County: St. Bernard Parish, LA
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 18,019
Zip code population in 2010: 16,760
Zip code population in 2000: 32,081

Houses and condos: 7,985
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,701
% of renters here:

41%
State:

34%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 70043: 97.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 7.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.5 sq. mi.
Population density: 2,317 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 70043
Zip code 70043 (Chalmette, Louisiana) real estate house value trends

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip code 70043

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map

Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

0.4% ($536)
Louisiana:

0.5% ($714)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $571 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $487 (0.4%)

Business Profiles
Profiles of local businesses
Put your B&M business profile right here for free. 50,000 businesses already created their profiles!
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  

Males: 9,123  (50.6%)
Females: 8,896  (49.4%)

For population 25 years and over in 70043:

For population 15 years and over in 70043:

Zip code 70043 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 70043

  • Zip code 70043 races chart
    • 11,875White population
    • 2,165Black population
    • 62American Indian population
    • 494Asian population
    • 8Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 86Some other race population
    • 344Two or more races population
    • 1,726Hispanic or Latino population

Options
X
Data:
Options
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2013 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

70043, LA forum
Recent posts about zip code 70043 area on our local forum with over 1,900,000 registered users:
Lee Circle  (108 replies)
The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival  (15 replies)
What's the matter with this house?  (44 replies)
Sicilians and Italians in New Orleans  (8 replies)
Things you ONLY see in New Orleans  (76 replies)
N'Orleans - Post-Visit - Questions  (22 replies)
Urban population: 18,012
Rural population: 6

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $129,700
70043:

$129,700
Louisiana:

$140,300
Median resident age:
This zip code:

31.8 years
Louisiana median age:

36.0 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.7 people
Louisiana:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 70043, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $36,438 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$36,438
State:

$56,730

Salary/wage: $34,638 (reported on 87.2% of returns)
Here:

$34,638
State:

$45,545
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 80.7% for AGIs below $25k, 90.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 86.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 86.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 79.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 38.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,311 (reported on 19.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,311
Louisiana:

$1,804
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,415 (reported on 7.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,415
State:

$7,610
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$1,830 (reported on 4.9% of returns)
Here:

+$1,830
State:

+$17,096
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$7,052 (reported on 18.1% of returns)
Here:

+$7,052
State:

+$12,088
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $10,842 (reported on 4.4% of returns)
70043:

$10,842
Louisiana:

$16,085
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,109 (26% of AGI, reported on 15.3% of returns)
Here:

$18,109
State:

$23,585

Here:

25.9% of AGI
State:

18.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.7% for AGIs below $25k, 7.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 8.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,468 (reported on 10.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,468
State:

$5,533
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $3,640 (reported on 14.9% of returns)
70043:

$3,640
State:

$6,282
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,723 (reported on 35.1% of returns)
Here:

$2,723
State:

$2,633
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 54.9%
Here:

55%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 52.7% for AGIs below $25k, 52.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 60.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 64.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 63.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 75.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 70043, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $32,486 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$32,486
State:

$39,411

Salary/wage: $31,123 (reported on 85.2% of returns)
Here:

$31,123
State:

$34,434
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 107.7% for AGIs below $10k, 78.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 84.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 85.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 69.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,394 (reported on 34.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,394
Louisiana:

$1,606
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,275 (reported on 15.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,275
State:

$3,235
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$2,791 (reported on 10.0% of returns)
Here:

+$2,791
State:

+$8,531
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.5% for AGIs below $10k, -0.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,477 (reported on 13.7% of returns)
Here:

+$8,477
State:

+$9,128
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 15.2% for AGIs below $10k, 5.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.2% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,767 (reported on 2.2% of returns)
70043:

$2,767
Louisiana:

$3,055
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $24,813 (reported on 0.2% of returns)
Here:

$24,813
Louisiana:

$17,274

Total itemized deductions: $15,632 (25% of AGI, reported on 19.3% of returns)
Here:

$15,632
State:

$18,222

Here:

24.7% of AGI
State:

20.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.9% for AGIs below $10k, 6.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 10.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,510 (4% of AGI, reported on 17.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,510
State:

$4,190

Here:

3.9% of AGI
State:

4.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,306 (reported on 68.9% of returns)
70043:

$4,306
State:

$6,529
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.3% for AGIs below $10k, 3.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,872 (reported on 24.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,872
State:

$2,103

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 58.5%
Here:

58%
State:

61%
(% for various income ranges: 51.7% for AGIs below $10k, 62.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 59.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 59.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 59.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$39,461
Louisiana:

$44,164
Chalmette, LA (70043) map Nearest zip codes: 70032, 70131, 70075, 70117, 70114, 70127.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

58.0%
Louisiana:

50.7%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

7.5%
Louisiana:

5.6%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 931
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 5,673


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 348 (297 now married, 51 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,352 (1,805 now married, 2,547 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 70043 with a mortgage: 1,970 (146 second mortgage, 51 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,933

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,139
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S304

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

21.5%
Whole state:

19.8%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

12.7%
Whole state:

10.8%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.1
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.4
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

  • Click to draw/clear zip code borders
  • Notable locations in zip code 70043: Chalmette Battlefield (A), Saint Bernard Health Center (B), Saint Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office (C), Saint Bernard Parish Fire Department Administration (D), Saint Bernard Parish Library (E), Saint Bernard Parish Courthouse (F), Saint Bernard Parish Civic Auditorium (G), Saint Bernard Central Office (H), Saint Bernard Parish Fire Department Station 5 (I), Saint Bernard Parish Fire Department Station 3 (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Carolyn Park Shopping Center (1), Eastgate Shopping Center (2), Chalmette Cinema Shopping Center (3), Paris Road Shopping Center (4), Park Plaza Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 70043 include: Saint Marys Episcopal Church (A), Saint Bernard United Methodist Church (B), Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church (C), Gethsemane Lutheran Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), Assembly of God Tabernacle (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Saint Bernard Memorial Gardens (1), Ellen Cemetery (2), Chalmette National Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 70043 include: Pakenham Oaks (1), Chalmette Monument (2), Spotts Monument (3), Sydney D Torres Memorial Park (4), Valreiss Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 1192010 or later
  • 2,0852000 to 2009
  • 6161990 to 1999
  • 8611980 to 1989
  • 2,2041970 to 1979
  • 1,1141960 to 1969
  • 6941950 to 1959
  • 2191940 to 1949
  • 731939 or earlier

Zip code 70043 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Chalmette, LA (70043)

  • 15no bedroom
  • 1251 bedroom
  • 6622 bedrooms
  • 2,3303 bedrooms
  • 6114 bedrooms
  • 1605+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chalmette, LA (70043)

  • 86no bedroom
  • 2641 bedroom
  • 1,3952 bedrooms
  • 7833 bedrooms
  • 1674 bedrooms
  • 65+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Chalmette, LA (70043) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 110no vehicle
  • 1,3161 vehicle
  • 1,8162 vehicles
  • 4833 vehicles
  • 1574 vehicles
  • 215+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Chalmette, LA (70043) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 343no vehicle
  • 1,5561 vehicle
  • 7312 vehicles
  • 713 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $792.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $126,160.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $129,700
70043:

$129,700
Louisiana:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $100,900 - $163,300

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 10.4%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 42.1%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,693

Size of family households: 1,828 2-persons, 1,207 3-persons, 790 4-persons, 437 5-persons, 150 6-persons, 99 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,666 1-person, 371 2-persons, 32 3-persons, 21 4-persons, 3 5-persons

2,629 married couples with children.
1,866 single-parent households (133 men, 1,733 women).

88.7% of residents of 70043 zip code speak English at home.
6.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (38% very well, 22% well, 39% not well, 1% not at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (57% very well, 16% well, 27% not well).
2.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (41% very well, 47% well, 8% not well, 4% not at all).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (53% very well, 41% well, 6% not well).

Foreign born population: 1,371 (7.6%)
(59.2% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

7.6%
Whole state:

3.9%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 21%Mexico
  • 16%Honduras
  • 15%Vietnam
  • 11%Brazil
  • 5%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 5%Nicaragua
  • 5%Guatemala

Most common first ancestries reported in 70043 (%)

  • 33%Other groups
  • 14%French (except Basque)
  • 12%German
  • 9%Italian
  • 6%English
  • 5%Irish
  • 5%American

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 272010 or later
  • 4192000 to 2009
  • 3701990 to 1999
  • 611Before 1990

Zip code 70043 topographic map

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:


Zip code 70043 marital status for males
Zip code 70043 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.9%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 10.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 54%Utility gas
  • 45%Electricity
  • 2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 31,850. Population change in the 1990s: +231 (+0.7%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


63% of the 70043 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 66% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Louisiana.

83% of the 70043 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 12% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 3% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 169
Here:

7.7%
Louisiana:

16.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 94
Here:

11.7%
Louisiana:

17.2%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 237
Here:

27.9%
Louisiana:

17.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 61,650Management occupations
  • 49,890Legal occupations
  • 49,219Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 48,889Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 48,021Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 46,250Production occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (CHALMETTE, LA):

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 228 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 37 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 296 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 106 people in nursing homes
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in religious group quarters
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 11 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED224$128,385107$100,557332$114,61958$39,0943$233,447141$106,5235$28,798
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED16$116,42110$105,69230$90,41313$40,6711$216,00017$93,3980$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED44$123,85427$97,240169$115,858101$29,5260$038$102,5525$106,676
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN17$113,66420$105,89074$114,70813$92,6030$015$99,8500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS15$100,5642$95,68526$110,2044$87,5200$09$102,8020$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$118,8932$215,5000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$89,3600$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$122,6803$109,2270$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$03$141,2930$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$138,8901$204,0002$138,890
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 70043 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph20972.1 years
John19371.4 years
Mary13378.4 years
William12269.9 years
Charles11071.2 years
James9969.0 years
Frank9773.7 years
George8472.0 years
Robert8267.2 years
Marie7678.2 years
Most common last names in zip code 70043 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5572.7 years
Miller4472.1 years
Johnson2873.7 years
Martin2375.5 years
Landry2372.3 years
Blanchard2373.4 years
Brown2171.6 years
Williams2172.3 years
Perez2074.8 years
Meyer2072.9 years
Businesses in zip code 70043
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Papa John's Pizza1
AutoZone1Payless1
Baskin-Robbins1Popeyes1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Subway3
FedEx2T-Mobile2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1True Value1
Home Depot1U-Haul1
IHOP1UPS2
Jones New York1Waffle House1
KFC1Walgreens1
Lowe's1Walmart1

Discuss Chalmette, Louisiana (LA) on our hugely popular Louisiana forum.


Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2016 Advameg, Inc.