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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 2015: 606
Zip code population in 2010: 906
Zip code population in 2000: 769

Houses and condos: 434
Renter-occupied apartments: 16
% of renters here:

5%
State:

35%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 70523: 75.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 4.5 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.9 sq. mi.
Population density: 135 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 2015:
This zip code:

0.4% ($343)
Louisiana:

0.5% ($800)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $331 (0.5%)

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Males: 285  (47.0%)
Females: 321  (53.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 70523:

  • High school or higher: 81.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 14.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 70523:

  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 29.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 17.0%
  • Divorced: 25.0%

Zip code 70523 compared to state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher 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 2015: $80,000
70523:

$80,000
Louisiana:

$155,600



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in 70523 zip code as of October 23, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 70523 to the number of sex offenders is 292 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

56.0 years
Louisiana median age:

36.4 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

1.9 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 2015:
This zip code:

$33,646
Louisiana:

$45,727
Charenton, LA (70523) map Nearest zip codes: 70538, 70514, 70544, 70392, 70563, 70552.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

33.0%
Louisiana:

48.5%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

2.2%
Louisiana:

6.0%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 41
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 271


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 5 (2 now married, 3 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 97 (28 now married, 69 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 70523 with a mortgage: 86 (2 second mortgage)
Houses without a mortgage: 210

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,043
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $290

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

10.1%
Whole state:

19.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

6.8%
Whole state:

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

5.3
State:

6.1
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.5
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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

  • 0Built 2014 or later
  • 8Built 2010 to 2013
  • 79Built 2000 to 2009
  • 91Built 1990 to 1999
  • 35Built 1980 to 1989
  • 56Built 1970 to 1979
  • 88Built 1960 to 1969
  • 53Built 1950 to 1959
  • 7Built 1940 to 1949
  • 17Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 70523 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 612 bedrooms
  • 2163 bedrooms
  • 124 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 70523 population

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

  • 4no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 72 bedrooms
  • 53 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 70523 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 1no vehicle
  • 1071 vehicle
  • 1162 vehicles
  • 693 vehicles
  • 34 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 70523 population

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

  • 7no vehicle
  • 71 vehicle
  • 22 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 70523 population

  • Zip code 70523 household income distribution in 2015

  • Zip code 70523 household income distribution in 2015
  • 24Less than $10,000
  • 31$10,000 to $14,999
  • 58$20,000 to $24,999
  • 32$25,000 to $29,999
  • 24$30,000 to $34,999
  • 28$35,000 to $39,999
  • 21$40,000 to $44,999
  • 9$45,000 to $49,999
  • 7$50,000 to $59,999
  • 26$60,000 to $74,999
  • 13$75,000 to $99,999
  • 35$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2$150,000 to $199,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 70523

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 70523
  • 2Less than $10,000
  • 1$10,000 to $14,999
  • 45$15,000 to $19,999
  • 4$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1$35,000 to $39,999
  • 53$50,000 to $59,999
  • 27$60,000 to $69,999
  • 13$70,000 to $79,999
  • 21$80,000 to $89,999
  • 3$90,000 to $99,999
  • 61$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2$125,000 to $149,999
  • 14$150,000 to $174,999
  • 1$175,000 to $199,999
  • 27$200,000 to $249,999
  • 6$250,000 to $299,999
  • 8$300,000 to $399,999
  • 5$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 70523

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 70523
  • 7Less than $100
  • 1$100 to $149
  • 1$400 to $449
  • 4$750 to $799
  • 3No cash rent

Zip code 70523 topographic map

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2015 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $121,280
  • Black or African American householders: $88,000
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $82,080
  • Two or more races householders: $20,000

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $80,000
70523:

$80,000
Louisiana:

$155,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $53,600 - $120,500

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $118,407
Here:

$118,407
State:

$205,765

Mobile homes: $23,981
Here:

$23,981
State:

$59,334

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Note: State values scaled to Here population

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 323
  • 20 to 49: 4
  • Mobile homes: 107

Unemployment: 14.3%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 70523

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 70523
  • 89.1%229Drove a car alone
  • 8.6%22Carpooled
  • 1.6%4Walked
  • 0.4%1Other means
  • 0.4%1Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 70523

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 70523
  • 45Less than 5 minutes
  • 195 to 9 minutes
  • 4610 to 14 minutes
  • 315 to 19 minutes
  • 3720 to 24 minutes
  • 725 to 29 minutes
  • 8130 to 34 minutes
  • 135 to 39 minutes
  • 140 to 44 minutes
  • 545 to 59 minutes
  • 260 to 89 minutes
  • 990 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 85.2%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 606
  • In family households: 443 (82 male householders, 72 female householders)
    76 spouses, 170 children (155 natural, 1 adopted, 16 stepchildren), 3 grandchildren, 7 brothers or sisters, 14 parents, 14 other relatives, 5 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 163 (62 male householders (59 living alone)), 96 female householders (95 living alone)), 5 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 95 2-persons, 28 3-persons, 23 4-persons, 8 5-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 154 1-person, 4 2-persons

41 married couples with children.
70 single-parent households (4 men, 66 women).

67.1% of residents of 70523 zip code speak English at home.
6.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% very well).
22.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (92% very well, 8% not well).
4.6% of residents speak other language at home (96% very well, 4% not well).

Foreign born population: 2 (0.3%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.3%
Whole state:

4.0%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 100%Barbados

Most common first ancestries reported in 70523 (%)

  • 18%French
  • 16%American
  • 6%Irish
  • 1%Italian
  • 0%French Canadian

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 2Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 70523 population

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: 10.6%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 9.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 71%Electricity
  • 29%Utility gas

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

  • This state: 569
  • Northeast: 2
  • South: 10
  • West: 23

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.

97% of the 70523 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% 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): 20
Here:

66.7%
Louisiana:

16.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 13
Here:

27.1%
Louisiana:

17.2%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • 71,111Production occupations
  • 68,750Management occupations
  • 61,250Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 47,250Transportation occupations
  • 40,625Sales and related occupations
  • 28,750Education, training, and library occupations
Note: State values scaled to 70523 population

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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