Gheens, LA 70355 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70355: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Gheens, LA 70355

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2
  • Single Family Addresses: 403
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • Parish: Lafourche Parish Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.707, Longitude -90.488
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Gheens, LA 70355 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,352
Population in Households 1,306
Population in Familes 1,132
Population in Group Qrtrs 46
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 21


Total Households 506
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 382
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 562 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 397 (70.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 109 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 56 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $93,470
Average Home Value $132,053


Median Household Income $41,868
Average Household Income $54,631
Per Capita Income $21,667
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.88% 0.9%
Households 1.19% 1.08%
Families 1.0% 0.93%
Median Household Income   -0.05%
Per Capita Income   1.18%
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.

Gheens, LA 70355 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70355 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 # 377 25th
Population Density1 # 451 11th
Diversity Index2 # 425 15th
Median Household Income # 221 56th
Per Capita Income # 268 47th

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