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ZIP Code 70072

Zip code area 70072 in Marrero, Jefferson Parish, LA

  •   State: 
    Louisiana
      Counties: 
    Jefferson Parish
      Cities: 
    Marrero
      County FIPS: 
    22051
      Area total: 
    56.236 sq mi
      Area land: 
    51.844 sq mi
      Area water: 
    4.392 sq mi
      Elevation: 
    83 feet
  •   Latitude: 
    29,8704
      Longitude: 
    -90,109
      Dman name cbsa: 
    New Orleans-Metairie LA
      Timezone: 
    Central Standard Time Zone (CST), UTC-6:00; Central Daylight Time (CDT), UTC-5:00
      Coordinates: 
    29.83601, -90.11042
      GMAP: 

    Louisiana 70072, USA

  •   Population: 
    56,139 individuals
      Population density: 
    16,142.84 people per square miles
      Households: 
    2,683
      Unemployment rate: 
    7.6%
      Household income: 
    $53,226 average annual income
      Housing units: 
    22,221 residential housing units
      Health insurance: 
    8.1% of residents who report not having health insurance
      Veterans: 
    0.5% of residents who are veterans

The ZIP 70072 is a South ZIP code and located in the preferred city/town Marrero, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana with a population estimated today at about 59.211 peoples. The preferred city may be different from the city where the zip code 70072 is located. Marrero is usually the name of the main post office. When sending a package or mail, always indicate your preferred or accepted cities. Using any city from the list of invalid cities may result in delays.

  • Living in the postal code area 70072 of Marrero, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana 48.1% of population who are male and 51.9% who are female.

    The median age for all people, for males & for females based on 2020 Census data. Median is the middle value, when all possible values are listed in order. Median is not the same as Average (or Mean).

  • Household income staggered according to certain income ranges.

    The median commute time of resident workers require for a one-way commute to work in minutes.

    The distribution of different age groups in the population of the zip code area of Marrero, Jefferson Parish 70072.

    The percentage distribution of the population by race.

    Estimated residential value of individual residential buildings as a percentage.

    The age of the building does not always say something about the structural condition of the residential buildings.

    The percentage of education level of the population.

Jefferson Parish

  •   State: 
    Louisiana
      County: 
    Jefferson Parish
      Zips: 
    70073
    70096
    70010
    70055
    70064
    70009
    70073
    70054
    70059
    70063
    70183
    70004
    70011
    70033
    70036
    70094
    70094
    70067
    70358
    70123
    70123
    70121
    70056
    70094
    70123
    70121
    70056
    70123
    70003
    70053
    70065
    70005
    70006
    70058
    70072
    70062
    70001
    70002
      Coordinates: 
    29.677452049185547, -90.09776703305423
      Area total: 
    642.04 sq. mi., 1662.87 sq. km, 410903.68 acres
      Area land: 
    295.70 sq. mi., 765.85 sq. km, 189245.44 acres
      Area water: 
    346.34 sq. mi., 897.02 sq. km, 221658.24 acres
      Established: 
    1825
      Capital seat: 

    Gretna
    Address: 200 Derbigny Street
    General Government Building
    Gretna, LA 70053-5850
    Governing Body: Council with 7 board size
    Governing Authority: Home Rule

  • Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States

  •   Population: 
    440,781; Population change: 1.90% (2010 - 2020)
      Population density: 
    1489.125 persons per square mile
      Household income: 
    $48,278
      Households: 
    173,172
      Unemployment rate: 
    9.30% per 211,563 county labor force
  •   Sales taxes: 
    8.75%
      Income taxes: 
    6.00%
      GDP: 
    $21.80 B, gross domestic product (GDP)
  • Jefferson Parish's population of Louisiana of 40,032 residents in 1930 has increased 11,01-fold to 440,781 residents after 90 years, according to the official 2020 census. U.S. Bureau of the Census beginning in 1900. Data for 1870-1890 are on a de facto or unspecified basis; data for 1900 and later years are resident totals.

    Approximately 52.03% female residents and 47.97% male residents live in as of 2020, 53.55% in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana are married and the remaining 46.45% are single population.

    As of 2020, 53.55% in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana are married and the remaining 46.45% are single population.

  •   Housing units: 
    193,878 residential units of which 91.82% share occupied residential units.

    27 minutes is the average time that residents in Jefferson Parish require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    78.69% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 13.65% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 2.47% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 2.03% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana 59.81% are owner-occupied homes, another 33.81% are rented apartments, and the remaining 6.39% are vacant.

  • The 55.40% of the population in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

    Since the 1860s, the two main parties have been the Republican Party (here in 2022 = 62.500%) and the Democratic Party (here in 2022 = 35.940%) of those eligible to vote in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana.

Marrero

  •   State: 
    Louisiana
      County: 
    Jefferson Parish
      City: 
    Marrero
      County FIPS: 
    22051
      Coordinates: 
    29°53′10″N 90°06′36″W
      Area total: 
    7.79 sq mi (20.16 km²)
      Area land: 
    7.20 sq mi (18.65 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.59 sq mi (1.52 km²)
  •   Latitude: 
    29,8951
      Longitude: 
    -90,097
      Dman name cbsa: 
    New Orleans-Metairie, LA
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 
    70072
    70073
      GMAP: 

    Marrero, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States

  •   Population: 
    32,382
      Population density: 
    4,497.50 residents per square mile of area (1,736.61/km²)
      Household income: 
    $40,207
      Households: 
    12,284
      Unemployment rate: 
    6.10%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    8.75%
      Income taxes: 
    6.00%

Marrero is a census-designated place (CDP) in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States. It is on the south side (referred to as the "West Bank") of the Mississippi River, within the New OrleansMetairieKenner metropolitan statistical area. The population was 32,382 at the 2020 U.S. census. It was named in honor of the Louisiana politician and founder of Marrero Land Company, Louis H. Marrero. The CDP has a total area of 8.6 square miles (22.3 km²), of which 8.0 sq mi (20.6 km²) are land and 0.66 sq km², or 7.66%, are water. In 2019, the median household income was $44,866 and 21% of the population lived at or below the poverty line. In 2020, the composition was 50.12% Black or African American, 21.9% non-Hispanic white, 0.49% American Indian and Alaska Native, 5.48% Asian,0.01% Pacific Islander, 3.42% two or more races, and 8.57% Hispanic or Latino American of any race. In 2011 the school board voted to rename it after an African-American judge who died in 1988. The school system operates two high schools: L.W. Higgins High School and John Ehret High School. Some residents are zoned to the Marrero Academy and some are zoning to the Gretna Archdiocese of New Orleans.

History

Marrero was named in honor of the Louisiana politician and founder of Marrero Land Company, Louis H. Marrero. The area was originally referred to and shown on maps as "Amesville", after the Boston businessman Oakes Ames, who purchased much of the land following the Civil War. In February 1916, the U.S. Postmaster officially changed the name of the Post Office to "Marrero".Louis Herman Marrero was born in Adams County, Mississippi, on July 17, 1847. When he was a child his family moved to St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana. During his school years at Jackson, Louisiana, the Civil war began, and Marrero joined Captain Scott's Command, later known as the 25th Louisiana Regiment. He served in the Army during the war, and was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions. He died on July 18, 1918, at the age of 67. He is survived by his wife, two children, and a son, Louis Marrero Jr., who was born on July 16, 1848. He was buried in St. Augustine, Louisiana on July 19, 1849. He also had a daughter, Mary Marrero Marrero, who died on August 1, 1852. He had a son named Louis Mar Marrero III, who was also a soldier. He later became a politician and was the founder of the Marrero land company. He passed away on July 25, 1874. He left a fortune to his family, including his son Louis.

Geography

Marrero is located west of the Intracoastal Canal on the Mississippi River, at coordinates 29°5310N 90°636W (29.886017, -90.109930). It is bordered to the east by Harvey, to the west by Westwego, and to the north, across the Mississippi, by New Orleans. According to the United States Census Bureau, the Marrero CDP has a total area of 8.6 square miles (22.3 km²), of which 8.0 sq mi (20.6 km²) are land and 0.66 sq mi, or 7.66%, are water. It is located in the New Orleans Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes the city of New Orleans, Lake Charles, and Pointe Couche-Tecumse, as well as the East Bank of the Redemptorist River. It has a population of 2,816. The town is located on the banks of the Mississippi. The city's population was 2,715 in the 2010 U.S. Census Bureau report. It also has an area of 1.7 square miles, or 0.7 km², of which 0.6 sq mi is land, and 7.2 sq miles (1.7km²) is water. Marrero is home to the Louisiana State Museum, which has a collection of more than 2,000 pieces of art, including works by Picayune, Toulouse, and Travolta.

Demographics

The 2019 American Community Survey estimated 30,894 people lived in the CDP, down from 33,141 at the 2010 U.S. census. In 2020, the population was 32,382. At the 2019 census estimates, the racial and ethnic makeup was 50.1% Black or African American, 37.2% non-Hispanic white, 0.4% American Indian and Alaska Native, 5.2%. In 2019, the median household income was $44,866 and 21% of the population lived at or below the poverty line. The population in 2020 is expected to be 30,382, with a median income of $44.8 million. The racial composition in 2020 will be 50.12% Blacks or African Americans, 21.9% Non-Hispanic White, 5,48% Asian, 3.42% Pacific Islander, and 8.57% Hispanic or Latino American of any race. This reflects the greater diversification of the United States at the time of this census, becoming less predominantly non- Hispanic white. The median income in 2019 was $ 44,866. The community has a population of 30,000. In 2015, the average household income in the community was $35,000, with 21% living in poverty. The average household incomes in the area was $36,000 in 2015. The CDP has a median household Income of $40,800 in 2015, and the average income in 2015 was $42,500. The city has a total population of 32,380, with an average householdincome of $39,856.

Education

Marrero's public schools are operated by the Jefferson Parish Public School System. Parts of Marrero are zoned to Worley Middle in Westwego, Louisiana and Truman Middle in Marrero. The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans operates two high schools: Archbishop Shaw High School, all-boys school, and Academy of Our Lady, an all-girls school. The Jefferson Parish Library operates the Belle Terre Library inMarrero. Marrero is home to the Judge Lionel R. Collins Montessori School, named after an African-American judge who died in 1988. The school board voted to rename the school after the judge in 2011. The Marrero Academy is a private, non-denominational high school that offers advanced studies classes. Some residents are zoning to the Marrero academies and some to the Gretna Academy. The city is also home to one of the nation's largest public high schools, L.W. Higgins High School. The high school is located in the city's CDP limits, but outside of the city limits. It is one of three high schools in Jefferson Parish, along with John Ehret High School and L.H. Henson High School in New Orleans. It was previously known as Ames MontessorI School, but was renamed in 2011 to honor the first African- American man elected to a Jefferson Parish-level political office. The elementary school is called Miller Wall Elementary School for the Arts. The middle school is named Truman Middle School.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Marrero, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana = 34.8. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 40. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 10. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Marrero = 6 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO (www.who.int/news-room/questions-and-answers/item/radiation-the-ultraviolet-(uv)-index) and is uniform worldwide.

Employed

The most recent city population of 32,382 individuals with a median age of 37.1 age the population dropped by -2.54% in Marrero, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 4,497.50 residents per square mile of area (1,736.61/km²). There are average 2.83 people per household in the 12,284 households with an average household income of $40,207 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 6.10% of the available work force and has dropped -5.43% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 23.04%. The number of physicians in Marrero per 100,000 population = 316.3.

Weather

The annual rainfall in Marrero = 60.3 inches and the annual snowfall = 0.1 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 119. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 223. 92 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 44.8 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 23, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Marrero, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana which are owned by the occupant = 66.68%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 37 years with median home cost = $121,570 and home appreciation of -7.58%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $3.93 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.

Study

The local school district spends $5,668 per student. There are 15.5 students for each teacher in the school, 725 students for each Librarian and 165 students for each Counselor. 3.26% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 5.72% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 2.08% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Marrero's population in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana of 9,054 residents in 1900 has increased 3,58-fold to 32,382 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 53.42% female residents and 46.58% male residents live in Marrero, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana.

    As of 2020 in Marrero, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana are married and the remaining 48.25% are single population.

  • 27.3 minutes is the average time that residents in Marrero require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    75.25% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 16.23% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 4.58% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 1.39% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Marrero, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, 66.68% are owner-occupied homes, another 28.57% are rented apartments, and the remaining 4.74% are vacant.

  • The 55.40% of the population in Marrero, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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