Iota, LA 70543 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70543: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Iota, LA 70543

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 58
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,191
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • Parish: Acadia Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.325, Longitude -92.513
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Iota, LA 70543 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,288
Daytime Population: Workers 759
Daytime Population: Residents 2,600
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,359
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 4,242
Population in Familes 3,605
Population in Group Qrtrs 46
Population Density2 65
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $40,696
Average Household Income $54,991
Per Capita Income $20,392


Total Housing Units 1,744 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,138 (65.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 422 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 184 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $99,419
Average Home Value $124,165


Total Households 1,560
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 1,105
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 1.1% 0.93%
Households 1.17% 0.98%
Families 0.92% 0.82%
Median Household Income   2.97%
Per Capita Income   2.87%

Iota, LA 70543 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70543 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 # 250 50th
Population Density # 262 48th
Diversity Index # 453 9th
Median Household Income # 268 46th
Per Capita Income # 362 28th

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