Bogalusa, LA 70427 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70427: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bogalusa, LA 70427

Not Acceptable, USPS
Lees Creek, LA 70427
Mitch, LA 70427
Mitchell City, LA 70427
Plainview, LA 70427
Rio, LA 70427

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: Washington Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.772, Longitude -89.863
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 70427 has segments in 2 Parishes (Saint Tammany, Washington).

  • Businesses Addresses: 684
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 8,425
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 76
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,349

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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Bogalusa, LA 70427 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 19,400
Daytime Population: Workers 7,246
Daytime Population: Residents 13,372
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 20,618
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 19,192
Population in Familes 15,229
Population in Group Qrtrs 208
Population Density2 145
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $29,520
Average Household Income $45,039
Per Capita Income $18,542


Total Housing Units 9,343 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,972 (53.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,920 (31.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,451 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $97,481
Average Home Value $129,535


Total Households 7,892
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 4,998
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 -0.1% 0.05%
Households -0.04% 0.09%
Families -0.35% -0.1%
Median Household Income   2.85%
Per Capita Income   2.49%

Bogalusa, LA 70427 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70427 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 # 96 81st
Population Density # 181 64th
Diversity Index # 176 66th
Median Household Income # 448 10th
Per Capita Income # 429 14th

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