Buras, LA 70041 ZIP Code Profile

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Buras, LA | Ostrica, LA | Pilottown, LA | Triumph, LA

ZIP Code 70041: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buras, LA 70041

Not Acceptable, USPS
Ostrica, LA 70041
Pilottown, LA 70041
Triumph, LA 70041

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: Plaquemines Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.353, Longitude -89.502
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 95
  • PO Box Addresses: 248
  • Residential Addresses: 1,025
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,025

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Buras, LA 70041 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,410
Daytime Population: Workers 1,563
Daytime Population: Residents 1,919
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,482
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 3,378
Population in Familes 2,758
Population in Group Qrtrs 32
Population Density2 41
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $42,000
Average Household Income $54,336
Per Capita Income $20,478


Total Housing Units 1,716 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,047 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 217 (12.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 452 (26.3%)
Median Home Value $77,128
Average Home Value $129,919


Total Households 1,264
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 857
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 2.0% 1.21%
Households 2.08% 1.25%
Families 1.86% 1.14%
Median Household Income   1.33%
Per Capita Income   2.62%

Buras, LA 70041 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70041 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 # 279 44th
Population Density # 317 37th
Diversity Index # 28 94th
Median Household Income # 240 52nd
Per Capita Income # 357 29th

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