Amite, LA 70422 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70422: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Amite, LA 70422

Acceptable Alternative
Hillsdale, LA 70422
Montpelier, LA 70422

Not Acceptable, USPS
Grangeville, LA 70422

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: Tangipahoa Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.726, Longitude -90.508
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 70422 has segments in 2 Parishes (Saint Helena, Tangipahoa).

  • Businesses Addresses: 618
  • PO Box Addresses: 640
  • Residential Addresses: 4,986
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 43
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,943

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Amite, LA 70422 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,170
Daytime Population: Workers 5,328
Daytime Population: Residents 9,555
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,883
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 14,518
Population in Familes 12,212
Population in Group Qrtrs 652
Population Density2 78
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $35,151
Average Household Income $50,915
Per Capita Income $19,856


Total Housing Units 6,229 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,935 (63.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,573 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 721 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $131,237
Average Home Value $170,286


Total Households 5,508
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 3,831
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 0.68% 0.63%
Households 0.87% 0.76%
Families 0.61% 0.62%
Median Household Income   0.66%
Per Capita Income   2.46%

Amite, LA 70422 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70422 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 # 115 77th
Population Density # 241 52nd
Diversity Index # 90 83rd
Median Household Income # 375 25th
Per Capita Income # 388 22nd

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