New Orleans, LA 70131 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70131: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
New Orleans, LA 70131

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 206
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,344
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,462
  • Parish: Orleans Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.917, Longitude -89.994
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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New Orleans, LA 70131 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 29,608
Daytime Population: Workers 3,353
Daytime Population: Residents 15,677
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,030
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.64
Population in Households 29,179
Population in Familes 23,315
Population in Group Qrtrs 429
Population Density2 2,523
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $52,435
Average Household Income $77,555
Per Capita Income $31,000


Total Housing Units 13,567 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,499 (47.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,137 (37.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,931 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $184,606
Average Home Value $224,504


Total Households 11,636
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 7,391
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 -0.12% 0.31%
Households 0.16% 0.5%
Families -0.27% 0.21%
Median Household Income   1.48%
Per Capita Income   1.94%

New Orleans, LA 70131 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70131 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 # 42 92nd
Population Density # 38 93rd
Diversity Index # 36 93rd
Median Household Income # 122 76th
Per Capita Income # 53 90th

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