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: 680
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 8,426
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 82
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,344

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

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  1. 70427 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 70427 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Bogalusa, LA 70427 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 19,291
Population in Households 19,083
Population in Familes 15,217
Population in Group Qrtrs 208
Population Density2 144
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $30,789
Average Household Income $46,739
Per Capita Income $19,120


Total Housing Units 9,276 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,908 (52.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,892 (31.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,476 (15.9%)
Median Home Value $102,645
Average Home Value $133,018


Total Households 7,800
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 4,926
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.07% 0.06%
Households -0.09% 0.05%
Families -0.38% -0.15%
Median Household Income   2.51%
Per Capita Income   1.81%

Bogalusa, LA 70427 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70427 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 # 96 81st
Population Density # 178 64th
Diversity Index # 177 64th
Median Household Income # 444 11th
Per Capita Income # 406 18th

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