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70040 zip code Braithwaite
Zip Code: 70040
State: Louisiana
Population: 2401
Housing Units: 796
Land Area: 68.9 square miles
178.4 square kilometers
Water Area: 7.9 square miles
20.4 square kilometers
City Name: Braithwaite
Post Office Name: Braithwaite
County: Plaquemines
Area Code: 504
Timezone: CST
Latitude: +29.736105
Longitude: -089.919691
State Zip Codes: Louisiana Zip Codes


70040 Overview 70040 Demographic 70040 Economic 70040 Housing 70040 Social
General Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
Total population 2,401 100.0 100%
  Male 1,256 52.3 49.1%
  Female 1,145 47.7 50.9%
Median Age 37.1 (X) 35.3
Under 5 years 155 6.5 6.8%
18 years and over 1,838 76.6 74.3%
65 years and over 335 14.0 12.4%
One race 2,390 99.5 97.6%
  White 1,135 47.3 75.1%
  Black or African American 1,222 50.9 12.3%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 19 0.8 0.9%
  Asian 9 0.4 3.6%
  Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0 0.1%
  Some other race 4 0.2 5.5%
  Two or more races 11 0.5 2.4%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 32 1.3 12.5%
Average Household Size 2.82 (X) 2.59
Average family size 3.28 (X) 3.14
Total housing units 796 100.0 100.0%
  Occupied housing units 720 90.5 91.0%
    Owner-occupied housing units 622 86.4 66.2%
    Renter-occupied housing units 98 13.6 33.8%
  Vacant housing units 76 9.5 9.0%
       
Social Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
Population 25 years and over 1,480 100.0  
  High school graduate or higher 967 65.3 80.4%
  Bachelor's degree or higher 182 12.3 24.4%
Civilian veterans 152 8.9 12.7%
Disability status (population 21 to 64 years) 242 24.1 19.2%
Foreign born 16 0.7 11.1%
Now married (population 15 years and over) 859 48.2 54.4%
Speak a language other than English at home (5 years and over) 78 3.8 17.9%
       
Economic Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
In labor force (population 16 years and over) 689 39.0 63.9%
Mean travel time to work in minutes (population 16 years and older) 35.5 (X) 25.5
Median household income (dollars) 34,620 (X) 41,994
Median family income (dollars) 38,320 (X) 50,046
Per capita income (dollars) 15,091 (X) 21,587
  Families below poverty level 109 21.6 9.2%
  Individuals below poverty level 400 21.7 12.4%
       
Housing Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
Single-family owner-occupied homes 278 100.0  
Median value (dollars) 134,800 (X) 119,600
Median of selected monthly owner costs (X) (X)  
  With a Mortgage 861 (X) 1,088
  Not mortgaged 261 (X) 295

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