Welsh, LA 70591 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70591: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Welsh, LA 70591

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Parish: Jefferson Davis Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.236, Longitude -92.818
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 126
  • PO Box Addresses: 211
  • Residential Addresses: 2,064
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 20
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,044

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Database updated: August 1, 2019, Maps updated: August 2, 2019.

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  2. Growth Rates for 70591 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Welsh, LA 70591 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Welsh, LA 70591 Housing Affordability Index is 170
State of Louisiana Housing Affordability Index is 143
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Welsh, LA 70591 Wealth Index is 51
State of Louisiana Wealth Index is 71
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 5,397
Population in Households 5,301
Population in Familes 4,457
Population in Group Qrtrs 96
Population Density 33
Diversity Index1 37
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,684
Average Household Income $55,624
Per Capita Income $20,685
Wealth Index3 51

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,298 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,416 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 589 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 293 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $122,575
Housing Affordability Index2 170
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,005
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 1,405
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.42% 0.27%
Households 0.46% 0.3%
Families 0.2% 0.11%
Median Household Income   1.16%
Per Capita Income   1.44%

Welsh, LA 70591 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70591 to the other 502 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 222 56th
Population Density # 344 32nd
Diversity Index # 344 31st
Median Household Income # 308 39th
Per Capita Income # 344 32nd

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