Westwego, LA 70094 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 70094: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Westwego, LA 70094

Acceptable Alternative
Avondale, LA 70094
Bridge City, LA 70094
Fairfield, LA 70094
Nine Mile Point, LA 70094
Nine Mile Pt, LA 70094

Not Acceptable, USPS
South Kenner, LA 70094
Waggaman, LA 70094

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: Jefferson Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.927, Longitude -90.204
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 512
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 12,791
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 894
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,897

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Westwego, LA 70094 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 32,074
Population in Households 31,944
Population in Familes 26,843
Population in Group Qrtrs 130
Population Density1 761
Diversity Index2 67


Median Household Income $39,360
Average Household Income $53,049
Per Capita Income $19,400


Total Housing Units 13,245 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,165 (54.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,476 (33.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,604 (12.1%)
Median Home Value $130,105
Average Home Value $150,998


Total Households 11,641
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 8,335
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.15% 0.2%
Households 0.3% 0.28%
Families 0.06% 0.11%
Median Household Income   1.07%
Per Capita Income   2.04%

Westwego, LA 70094 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70094 to the other 496 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 37 93rd
Population Density # 88 82nd
Diversity Index # 19 96th
Median Household Income # 289 42nd
Per Capita Income # 395 21st

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