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People

Total Population 697
Male Share of the Population 50.5%
Female Share of the Population 49.5%
Senior Citizens 12.8%
Employed Population 16+ 298
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 47%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $47,857
% Above Poverty Level 76.9%
% Below Poverty Level 23.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 10.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.7%
% Using Public Transportation 1%

Housing

People Living Alone 22.2%
Median Gross Rent $0
Median House Value $162,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 31%
US/American 0%
English 8.8%
Irish 19.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Folsom Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 44 miles N of Kenner, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 47 miles N of New Orleans, Louisiana
County St Tammany
Metro Area New Orleans
Standard Zip Codes 70437
Phone Area Codes 985
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.63
Longitude -90.187

Folsom Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station COVINGTON 4 NNW
Distance 7.9 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 62 F
Apr Temp 55 to 79 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 56 to 80 F
Annual Precip 63.5 inches
Station FRANKLINTON 3 SW
Distance 12.9 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 61 F
Apr Temp 53 to 79 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 53 to 81 F
Annual Precip 64.2 inches
Station AMITE
Distance 21.2 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 60 F
Apr Temp 53 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 53 to 81 F
Annual Precip 65.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Folsom, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Uneedus (70437)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Abita Springs 2,529 $81,100
Covington 9,350 $60,313
Franklinton 3,793 $34,661
Madisonville 756 $99,375
Sun 323 $39,688
Tickfaw 646 $47,059

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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