Vacherie, LA 70090 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70090: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Vacherie, LA 70090

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 117
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,346
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • Parish: Saint James Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.961, Longitude -90.707
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 70090 has segments in 2 Parishes (Saint James, St John the Baptist).

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Vacherie, LA 70090 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 7,355
Population in Households 7,355
Population in Familes 6,557
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 83
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 2,675
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 2,075
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,982 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,201 (73.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 474 (15.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 307 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $127,180
Average Home Value $166,788


Median Household Income $57,036
Average Household Income $71,340
Per Capita Income $25,946
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.18% 0.12%
Households 0.27% 0.24%
Families 0.1% 0.11%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   2.72%
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.


Vacherie, LA 70090 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70090 to the other 492 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 189 62nd
Population Density1 # 241 51st
Diversity Index2 # 90 82nd
Median Household Income # 66 87th
Per Capita Income # 105 79th

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