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70523 Zip Code (Charenton, LA) Detailed Profile



City: Charenton, LA (27.38%)
County: St. Mary Parish, LA
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 625
Zip code population in 2010: 906
Zip code population in 2000: 769

Houses and condos: 335
Renter-occupied apartments: 8
% of renters here:

3%
State:

34%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 70523: 76.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 4.5 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.9 sq. mi.
Population density: 139 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 70523
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

3.0% ($1,750)
Louisiana:

0.5% ($714)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,813 (3.2%)

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Males: 269  (43.0%)
Females: 356  (57.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 70523:

  • High school or higher: 66.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 20.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 70523:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 46.5%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 17.6%

Zip code 70523 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 70523

  • Zip code 70523 races chart
    • 344White population
    • 359Black population
    • 147American Indian population
    • 0Asian population
    • 1Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 6Some other race population
    • 36Two or more races population
    • 13Hispanic or Latino population

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Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $59,200
70523:

$59,200
Louisiana:

$140,300



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in 70523 zip code as of December 04, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 70523 to the number of sex offenders is 194 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

48.6 years
Louisiana median age:

36.0 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
Louisiana:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 70523, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $27,689 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$27,689
State:

$39,411

Salary/wage: $27,042 (reported on 78.2% of returns)
Here:

$27,042
State:

$34,434
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 39.8% for AGIs below $10k, 79.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 79.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 82.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 85.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $838 (reported on 32.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$838
Louisiana:

$1,606
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.9% for AGIs below $10k, 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $716 (reported on 10.6% of returns)
Here:

$716
State:

$3,235
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$3,915 (reported on 10.2% of returns)
Here:

+$3,915
State:

+$9,128
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $14,907 (21% of AGI, reported on 6.2% of returns)
Here:

$14,907
State:

$18,222

Here:

21.4% of AGI
State:

20.3% of AGI

Charity contributions deductions: $1,174 (2% of AGI, reported on 3.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,174
State:

$4,190

Here:

1.7% of AGI
State:

4.4% of AGI

Total tax: $3,360 (reported on 67.0% of returns)
70523:

$3,360
State:

$6,529
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.5% for AGIs below $10k, 2.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,851 (reported on 29.8% of returns)
Here:

$1,851
State:

$2,103

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 71.2%
Here:

71%
State:

61%
(% for various income ranges: 77.1% for AGIs below $10k, 65.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 67.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 73.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 65.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 87.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$26,250
Louisiana:

$44,164
Charenton, LA (70523) map Nearest zip codes: 70538, 70514, 70544, 70392, 70563, 70552.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

38.9%
Louisiana:

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

0.8%
Louisiana:

5.6%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 82
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 183


Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 96 (49 now married, 47 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 70523 with a mortgage: 51 (2 second mortgage)
Houses without a mortgage: 206

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $785
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S279

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

22.2%
Whole state:

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

20.3%
Whole state:

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

5.1
State:

6.1
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.4
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  • Churches in zip code 70523 include: Little Pass Baptist Church (A), Immaculate Conception Church (B), Myette Point Church (C), Mount Pleasant Church (D), Godman Church (E), Saint Matthews Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 02010 or later
  • 792000 to 2009
  • 1031990 to 1999
  • 361980 to 1989
  • 321970 to 1979
  • 231960 to 1969
  • 421950 to 1959
  • 41940 to 1949
  • 161939 or earlier
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Charenton, LA (70523)

  • 26no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 682 bedrooms
  • 1523 bedrooms
  • 114 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Charenton, LA (70523)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 42 bedrooms
  • 43 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Charenton, LA (70523) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 13no vehicle
  • 1281 vehicle
  • 842 vehicles
  • 303 vehicles
  • 24 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Charenton, LA (70523) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 5no vehicle
  • 11 vehicle
  • 22 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 70523 household income distribution in 2013

  • Zip code 70523 household income distribution in 2013
  • 15Less than $10,000
  • 57$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 34$20,000 to $24,999
  • 37$25,000 to $29,999
  • 30$30,000 to $34,999
  • 23$35,000 to $39,999
  • 4$40,000 to $44,999
  • 10$45,000 to $49,999
  • 12$50,000 to $59,999
  • 9$60,000 to $74,999
  • 16$75,000 to $99,999
  • 4$100,000 to $124,999
  • 5$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1$150,000 to $199,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2013 in zip code 70523

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2013 in zip code 70523
  • 27Less than $10,000
  • 50$15,000 to $19,999
  • 2$20,000 to $24,999
  • 2$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1$35,000 to $39,999
  • 4$40,000 to $49,999
  • 46$50,000 to $59,999
  • 29$60,000 to $69,999
  • 9$70,000 to $79,999
  • 5$80,000 to $89,999
  • 3$90,000 to $99,999
  • 41$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1$150,000 to $174,999
  • 15$250,000 to $299,999
  • 16$300,000 to $399,999
  • 4$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in zip code 70523

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in zip code 70523
  • 4Less than $100
  • 2$100 to $149
  • 1$250 to $299
  • 1$400 to $449

Zip code 70523 topographic map

Median gross rent in 2013: $275.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $89,747
  • Black or African American householders: $65,120
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $60,739
  • Two or more races householders: $14,800

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $59,200
70523:

$59,200
Louisiana:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $18,700 - $109,000

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $118,472
Here:

$118,472
State:

$185,899

Mobile homes: $15,987
Here:

$15,987
State:

$51,719

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 201
  • Mobile homes: 134

Unemployment: 20.8%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 70523

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 70523
  • 92.9%156Drove a car alone
  • 3.0%5Carpooled
  • 2.4%4Walked
  • 1.2%2Other means
  • 0.6%1Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 70523

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 70523
  • 44Less than 5 minutes
  • 285 to 9 minutes
  • 2810 to 14 minutes
  • 515 to 19 minutes
  • 420 to 24 minutes
  • 425 to 29 minutes
  • 2130 to 34 minutes
  • 935 to 39 minutes
  • 140 to 44 minutes
  • 245 to 59 minutes
  • 1360 to 89 minutes
  • 890 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 73.2%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 623
  • In family households: 545 (121 male householders, 66 female householders)
    124 spouses, 212 children (193 natural, 1 adopted, 20 stepchildren), 4 grandchildren, 5 brothers or sisters, 8 parents, 3 other relatives, 2 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 78 (11 male householders (11 living alone)), 67 female householders (67 living alone)), 0 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 112 2-persons, 46 3-persons, 22 4-persons, 7 5-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 78 1-person

82 married couples with children.
71 single-parent households (2 men, 69 women).

77.2% of residents of 70523 zip code speak English at home.
6.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% very well).
11.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% very well, 16% not well).
5.0% of residents speak other language at home (93% very well, 3% well, 3% not well).

Foreign born population: 3 (0.5%)
(66.7% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.5%
Whole state:

3.9%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 67%Cuba
  • 33%Other Eastern Africa

Most common first ancestries reported in 70523 (%)

  • 45%Other groups
  • 39%American
  • 5%Italian
  • 3%French Canadian
  • 3%Irish
  • 2%French (except Basque)
  • 0%German

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 12000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 2Before 1990

Zip code 70523 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • NW MYETTE POINT CF #1 (4 MI NE OF in CHARENTON, LA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: CRUDE PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS
    Alternative names: HUNT OIL/NW MYETTE, JERRY G GILLEY
  • MW PETROLEUM CORP - CHARENTON FIELD FACI (2 MI E OF in CHARENTON, LA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: NATURAL GAS TRANSMISSION
    Alternative names: MW PETRO/CHARENTON, PAUL MIRE
  • PLAINS MARKETING LP - CHARENTON STATION (0.5 MI NE OF in CHARENTON, LA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: CRUDE PETROLEUM PIPELINES
    Alternative names: JOHN D BRADLEY, SCURLOCK/CHARENTON STATION
  • 140355 CHARENTON FLD (2M E OF in CHARENTON, LA)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC and NAICS classification: CRUDE PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS
  • GRABEN #1 FAC (2.6 M E OF SORREL 2.8M W OF in CHARENTON, LA)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC and NAICS classification: CRUDE PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS
    Alternative names: VASTAR RESOURCES GRABEN #1 FACILITY

Zip code 70523 marital status for males
Zip code 70523 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 6.6%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 74%Electricity
  • 26%Utility gas

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

  • This state: 550
  • South: 47
  • West: 25

64% of the 70523 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 82% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Louisiana.

88% of the 70523 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 98% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 2% moved from different county within same state.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 45
Here:

88.2%
Louisiana:

16.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 15
Here:

26.8%
Louisiana:

17.2%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • 53,750Production occupations
  • 52,917Construction and extraction occupations
  • 51,250Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 45,625Transportation occupations
  • 40,000Management occupations
  • 40,000Office and administrative support occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • BOURGEOIS CASH GROCERY (120 SANERAH STREET in CHARENTON, LA; small business) : $4,558 in 4 contracts from 2002 to 2004
    $2,738 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Other Special Studies and Analyses. Signed on 2003-01-24. Completion date: 2003-10-31.
    $2,738 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Water Quality Support Services. Signed on 2002-01-15. Completion date: 2002-09-30.
    -$459 with Army for Other Special Studies and Analyses. Signed on 2004-02-18. Completion date: 2003-10-31.
    -$459 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Other Special Studies and Analyses. Signed on 2004-02-18. Completion date: 2003-10-31.

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

  • Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: Casinos (except Casino Hotels) (over 1000 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (5-9: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Continuing Care Retirement Communities (5-9: 1)
  • Construction: Water and Sewer Line and Related Structures Construction (5-9: 1)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services (1-4: 1)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Custom Computer Programming Services (1-4: 1)
  • Construction: Roofing Contractors (1-4: 1)

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)

Most common first names in zip code 70523 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph968.9 years
James761.4 years
John681.5 years
Paul667.5 years
Clara576.8 years
Harold566.8 years
Mary576.0 years
George577.8 years
Marie491.3 years
Florence481.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 70523 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Darden1374.6 years
Hebert1372.1 years
Soprano977.2 years
Carter970.1 years
Martin867.5 years
Vilcan874.3 years
Viguerie883.6 years
Larry870.0 years
Collins869.6 years
Sinitiere873.2 years
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