Gretna, LA 70053 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70053: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Gretna, LA 70053

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,146
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,337
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,028
  • Parish: Jefferson Parish Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.912, Longitude -90.053
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Gretna, LA 70053 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 16,154
Population in Households 15,188
Population in Familes 11,097
Population in Group Qrtrs 966
Population Density1 4,686
Diversity Index2 71
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 6,409
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 3,646
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 7,503 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,708 (36.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,701 (49.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,094 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $150,818
Average Home Value $172,240
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $35,485
Average Household Income $51,845
Per Capita Income $21,690
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.33% -0.14%
Households -0.21% -0.04%
Families -0.55% -0.25%
Median Household Income   0.79%
Per Capita Income   1.52%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Gretna, LA 70053 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70053 to the other 501 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 108 79th
Population Density1 # 20 96th
Diversity Index2 # 7 99th
Median Household Income # 358 29th
Per Capita Income # 266 47th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.