New Orleans, LA 70118 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70118: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
New Orleans, LA 70118

Not Acceptable, USPS
Carrollton, LA 70118

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 782
  • Single Family Addresses: 14,058
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,649
  • Parish: Orleans Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.955, Longitude -90.123
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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New Orleans, LA 70118 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 34,552
Daytime Population: Workers 19,511
Daytime Population: Residents 19,007
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 38,518
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.11
Population in Households 30,879
Population in Familes 19,300
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,673
Population Density2 7,106
Diversity Index3 59


Median Household Income $37,024
Average Household Income $72,301
Per Capita Income $30,911


Total Housing Units 17,594 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,628 (32.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,393 (47.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,573 (20.3%)
Median Home Value $298,279
Average Home Value $390,334


Total Households 14,021
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 6,501
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.65% 0.82%
Households 0.82% 1.0%
Families 0.34% 0.69%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   2.3%

New Orleans, LA 70118 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70118 to the other 499 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 28 95th
Population Density # 6 99th
Diversity Index # 51 90th
Median Household Income # 339 32nd
Per Capita Income # 56 89th

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